5 Things You Need To Know: Thursday 28th September

5 Things You Need To Know: Thursday 28th September
Hannah O'Connell
Hannah O'Connell

28 Sep 2017

1. Hugh Hefner has died age 91. The founder of Playboy magazine passed away in the Playboy mansion surrounded by loved ones yesterday. He founded the magazine 64 years ago in 1953.

2. Staff at Irish Rail could be going on strike. Unions are calling for a 4% pay increase and staff are to be balloted for industrial action next month. 

3. The qualification draw for Euro 2020 will take place in Dublin next year. The Convention Centre will host the action on the 2nd of December 2018.

4. Pitbull is helping cancer victims in Puerto Rico who were affected by Hurricane Maria. He sent his private jet to taxi patients to the US where they will receive the chemotherapy they need.

5. And finally, Take Me Out will be moving to ITV early next year. Paddy McGuinness will return to host and there will be a one off episode with all men rather than women. 

Graham and Nathan have your 5 Things You Need To Know every morning from 8:35 on Fully Charged.

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