Irish Water 'spends €81,000 a week' on legal fees

  • Monday's Irish Times reports that Irish Water is spending €81,000 a week on legal fees. 
  • Water company has spent €5m on legal fees since being established in 2013.
  • On Sunday, former Fine Gael leader Alan Dukes said the Irish government had made a 'god-awful mess' of introducing water charges in the country. 
  • Dukes said government must be more transparent; said 'no rational person' would have invented current water charges system. 

Irish Times report / Alan Dukes interview from Newstalk