Morning Ireland News Quiz

Q.1
John Gilligan was released this week after almost 17 years in prison. He was sentenced on drug-trafficking charges after being arrested in 1996 at:

johngilligan

Q.2
'My department has probably done quite well so I'm not quite in a position to complain.' Which Government minister said this to Morning Ireland in the wake of Budget 2014?

budget

Q.3
'We think Ireland is doing very well. Ireland did what Ireland had to do . . . now everything is fine.' Who said this and what was he talking about?

euroflags

Q.4
On Thursday, a €52m research and teaching initiative was launched at the University of Limerick. The project is named after John Desmond Bernal, regarded as the founding father of molecular biology. Where was he born?

research

Q.5
Northern Ireland First Minister Peter Robinson gave the keynote address at an event to honour the GAA's contribution to peace-building. Where was the function held?

robinsonGAA