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    Morning Ireland

    Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Cathal Mac Coille, Rachael English, Gavin Jennings and Claire Byrne.

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    Union leaders to meet over junior cycle reform

    Joe Humphreys, Education Correspondent with The Irish Times, discusses today's meeting of the executive committees of the ASTI and the TUI on new junior cycle reforms

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    Mandate claims Dunnes Stores in Gorey to close

    John Douglas, Mandate General Secretary, has said some staff have been asked to come to work but doors at the store remain closed

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    Review into North's PPS handling of alleged rape cases and IRA cover-up to be published

    Mairia Cahill discusses the expected publication of a review of how the North's Public Prosecution Service (PPS) handled cases linked to an alleged rape and IRA cover-up

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    Talks to resume next week to break deadlock over welfare reform at Stormont

    David Ford, Leader of Alliance, warns of a further crisis in Stormont if agreement is not found over welfare reform

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    Luis Figo withdraws from FIFA presidential elections

    Gavin Hamilton, Editor of World Soccer magazine, reports on Luis Figo's high-profile withdrawal from the election for president of FIFA

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    Are wind farms good for Ireland?

    Dr Brian Motherway from the Sustainable Energy Authority discusses wind farms following the planning rejection for one in County Mayo

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    Five person Army medical team will return from Sierra Leone today

    Captain Eugene O'Connor, medical officer with the Defence Forces, talks to us ahead of his return from Sierra Leone where a team of Irish medics have been assisting with the response against the spread of Ebola

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    Molly Sterling fails to reach Eurovision final

    Marty Whelan speaks to us from Vienna after Ireland failed to qualify for Saturday's final of the Eurovision Song Contest

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    7:10 It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Deirdre Purcell

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    8:10 It Says In The Papers

    Presented by Deirdre Purcell

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    First Hour Podcast 22 May 2015

    The first hour podcast for Morning Ireland featuring Mairia Cahill on her expectations from an investigation into her case, will the banks cut interest rates - we'll find out today, and is wind energy good for Ireland?

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    Second Hour Podcast 22 May 2015

    The first hour podcast for Morning Ireland featuring Fianna Fail's Michael McGrath on what Michael Noonan should do with the banks on interest rates, how fast is the fast train from Cork to Dublin and good night Vienna..down and out at Eurovision

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    Petula Martyn reports on the 10th Dublin International Piano Competition taking place at the RDS in Dublin

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