We hear that Magill has been relaunched (for the third time?) – this time it’s to be positioned right rather than left of centre. Does this betoken a sea change Irish political tastes since the birth of the tiger? It’s not in direct challenge to Vincent Browne’s so far excellent Village. But both may struggle to survive in what is a fairly tight media market.
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