By William Dunne, Sub-Editor
The JR Independent giving you all the top stories on the hour every hour.
- #HOWLIN Labour leader Brendan Howlin wants fundamental change in garda management.
- #POUND The British pound is no longer round with new coin shape in circulation today.
- #COCA COLA Investigation into human waste found in cans delivered to Northern Ireland has been launched.
- #RESCUE Efforts continue to tilt wreckage of Coast Guard Helicopter 116.
- #FREE DENTAL CARE for self employed people initiated by the department for social protection.
- #CONVICTIONS QUASHED over 14,500 are to have their convictions quashed over false breathalyzer charges.
- #DUBLIN AIRPORT announced as top 10 best airports in the world.
- #BUS EIREANN strikes are now in their fifth day as a solution between workers and the government has not been reached.
- #IRELAND V ICELAND Martin O’Neill to play youngster in tonight’s friendly.
- #DUBLIN CONNECTS launches museum of sport and song at the Abbey Theatre.
- #GARDA VETTING no longer required in selected third level courses.
- #KICKBOXER DEATH from cutting too much weight in fight preparation.