Morning Ireland

    Monday - Friday, 07.00 - 09.00

    Morning Ireland Friday 30 January 2015

    Listen

    Morning Ireland

    Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Fran McNulty
    Listen

    Can the Government support the takeover of Aer Lingus?

    Fionnan Sheahan, Editor of the Irish Independent, reports that opposition to the takeover of Aer Lingus is intensifying among the coalition
    Listen

    What would a UK 'Brexit' from the EU mean for Ireland?

    Kenneth Clarke, former Chancellor of the Exchequer in Britain, says Britain must keep Ireland in mind over EU membership

    Listen

    Haemophilia Society calls for Government to maintain the ban on gay men donating blood

    Louise Byrne meets some of those directly affected by the blood donation ban in Ireland and we speak to Brian O'Mahony, CEO of the Irish Haemophilia Society

     

    Listen

    University study warns of hazardous alcohol consumption

    Martin Davoren, PHD researcher at University College Cork, discusses the alcohol consumption of students at the university
    Listen

    New legislation proposed on e-cigarettes

    Senator Averil Power discusses proposed legislation to regulate the sale and marketing of e-cigarettes
    Listen

    Family dismayed after British authorities 'lose' Hamill case information

    London Correspondent Fiona Mitchell reports that potentially sensitive information relating to the Robert Hamill case has been "lost" in the post by the UK's Justice Ministry
    Listen

    Russian military planes flying along west coast

    Fintan Ryan, Aviation Expert, discusses the danger of Russian air exercises in Irish airspace

    Listen

    Irish contemporary artist makes major London breakthrough

    Cork artist, Conor Harrington, on selling a work for €103,000 at Bonhams Auction House in London this week

    Listen

    7:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Valerie Cox
    Listen

    8:10am It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Valerie Cox

    Morning Ireland

    Latest Show

    Programme Archive

    Highlights

    Morning Ireland Quiz

    How closely were you following the news this week? Test yourself with the Morning Ireland Quiz. There are no prizes, just the satisfaction of knowing you're up to speed on the issues of the day.

    Oscar nomination for NI short film

    The director of 'Boogaloo and Graham' welcomes the film's nomination in Best Live Action Short category

    Are paperbacks fighting back? The return of the traditional book

    Sinead Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent, reports on the fightback of traditional publishing despite the rise of digital media

    Schedule Open Schedule