Cynthia Ní Mhurchú

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Member of party
Fianna Fáil
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Field of expertise: Journalism and media

Cynthia Ní Mhurchú worked as a teacher in an Irish language school in Carlow and then spent ten years working as a journalist and presenter in RTÉ, RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta and as a freelancer. During the 1990s, she presented RTÉ's Lotto draw and the Irish language current affairs broadcast, Cúrsaí She has also been a web columnist for several years and has written extensively on education, training and careers.

She presented Eurovision Song Contest 1994 in Dublin along with Gerry Ryan, and later became a barrister after leaving RTÉ. She was selected by Fianna Fáil to contest the South constituency at the 2024 European Parliament election, being later elected on the 20th count.



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