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Morning Ireland Wednesday 26 July 2017

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Conor Brophy

'I have four men in the house, you need to be able to flush the toilet'

'I have four men in the house, you need to be able to flush the toilet'

Elaine Keogh reports from Clogherhead in County Louth as they struggle without water supply

Minister announces review into response to burst water main

Minister announces review into response to burst water main

Eoghan Murphy, Minister for Housing, Planning and Local Government, discusses the response to the water crisis in counties Louth & Meath and the need for investment in water infrastructure

€800k underspend on  personal alarms for marginalized older people

€800k underspend on personal alarms for marginalized older people

Neil Garvey, CEO Muintir na Tíre, discusses the underspend in the funding allocation for the Senior Alert Scheme

Should there be a one month's deposit limit for rental properties?

Should there be a one month's deposit limit for rental properties?

Louise Byrne reports from a busy apartment viewing in Dublin city as the Landlords' Association reject calls for one month deposits to be enshrined in law

FF call for mortgage interest scheme extended

FF call for mortgage interest scheme extended

Michael McGrath, Fianna Fáil Finance Spokesperson, says the mortgage interest relief scheme needs to be extended

SF call for HIQA to be enabled to inspect direct provision centres

SF call for HIQA to be enabled to inspect direct provision centres

Eoin Ó Broin, Sinn Féin Spokesperson on Housing, Planning & Local Government discusses a Sinn Féin bill that seeks to extend HIQA inspection rights to direct provision centres and emergency accommodation

Cabinet expected to nominate the next chief justice

Mícheál Lehane, Political Correspondent, discusses what's on the table for the final Cabinet meeting before the summer recess

Taxi fares could be set to rise

Taxi fares could be set to rise

Wendy Thompson, Head of Taxi Regulation at the National Transport Authority, discusses a public consultation on the price of taxi fares, which gets under way today

US senators vote to open debate on ending Obamacare

US senators vote to open debate on ending Obamacare

Matt Klink, California-based political consultant brings us the latest from the US

Cabinet set to approve plans to allow microbreweries to serve alcohol on site

Cabinet set to approve plans to allow microbreweries to serve alcohol on site

Claire Dalton, director and co-owner of Dungarvan Brewing Company, discusses the possible advantages of allowing micro-breweries to serve alcohol

Sperm count fall prompts human extinction warning

Sperm count fall prompts human extinction warning

Dr John Waterstone, Medical Director of Cork Fertility Centre discusses a new study showing men's sperm counts have fallen by almost 60% since the 1970s

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by John Murray

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by John Murray

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Dr Klara Finkele of Met Éireann

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 26 July, 2017

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 26 July, 2017

Presented by Audrey Carville and Conor Brophy

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 26 July, 2017

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 26 July, 2017

Presented by Audrey Carville and Conor Brophy

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Programme Highlights

Ireland By Bike: Stories from the cycleways

Listen back to the people Cian McCormack met and the stories they had to tell as he cycled around Ireland

When I grow up, I want to work for Ferrari

Aisling Kenny reports on students who have pitched their business ideas to local entrepreneurs as part of a 'Dragon's Den' style programme for primary school children

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