David Davin-Power

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David Davin-Power
Past and Present Morning Ireland Presenters.jpg
Davin-Power (right)
Born Portobello, Dublin
Nationality Irish
Occupation Journalist
Notable credit(s) RTÉ News and Current Affairs

David Davin-Power is an Irish journalist from Dublin, Ireland. He is political correspondent with RTÉ News and Current Affairs.[1]

Davin-Power was one of the first presenters of Morning Ireland, along with David Hanly.[2] He is also a former Northern Ireland Editor for RTÉ News and Current Affairs.[3]

In August 2001, he was made Political Correspondent.[1] In March 2009, he made an infamous appearance on RTÉ News: Nine O'Clock from the Fianna Fáil Ardfheis surrounded by members of the party glaring at the camera.[4]

Davin-Power is married to Dearbhla Collins, sister of Finghin Collins. He has five children.[5] He is a worshipper in the Unitarian church in Dublin.[6]


  1. ^ a b "RTÉ announce appointments". The Irish Times. 8 August 2001. Retrieved 10 December 2009. 
  2. ^ "Star of the Day: Morning Ireland". RTÉ Guide. Retrieved 10 December 2009. 
  3. ^ "RTÉ News Interactive: Westminster Election and Referenda". RTÉ News and Current Affairs. 9 June 2001. Retrieved 10 December 2009. [dead link]
  4. ^ "You've been framed". The Irish Times. March 7, 2009. Retrieved 10 December 2009. 
  5. ^ Susan Daly (14 June 2008). "Dad's the word". Irish Independent. Retrieved 18 September 2010. 
  6. ^ Dearbhail McDonald (24 October 2004). "Couples flock to 'mix and match' Unitarian weddings". The Sunday Times. Retrieved 18 September 2010.