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|Image ref no||2158/077|
|Caption||John Horgan of the Irish Labour Party (1978)|
|Programme||Labour Party Conference (1978)|
Horgan, John (1940 -)
Labour Party TD John Horgan addresses his party's annual conference in Wexford on 7 April 1978. RTÉ Television and Radio provided live coverage of this conference on 8 and 9 April. The RTÉ Guide featured a preview of the event in its edition of 7 April 1978.
John Horgan was a Professor of Journalism at Dublin City University from 1989 until his retirement in 2006. He was appointed Ireland's first Press Ombudsman in 2007. Horgan served in Seanad Éireann from 1969-1977; he was elected to Dáil Éireann in 1977 for the Labour Party in Dublin County South but lost his seat in the 1981 general election.
|Collection||RTÉ Stills Department|
|Date of photograph||
(07/Apr/1978 - 07/Apr/1978)