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Morning Ireland Friday 21 April 2017

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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

Paris shooter known to police

Paris shooter known to police

Elaine Cobbe, Paris Correspondent for CBS News, reports on last night's fatal gun attack on the Champs Élysées in the French capital

What impact will the latest Paris attack have on the French election?

What impact will the latest Paris attack have on the French election?

Agnès Poirier, Paris-based journalist, brings us the latest on the attack and analyses its effect on the upcoming election for a new President

SIPTU's President Jack O'Connor to take on role of Labour Party Chairman

SIPTU's President Jack O'Connor to take on role of Labour Party Chairman

Jack O'Connor, General President of SIPTU, discusses his bid to become Chairman of the Labour Party and anlayses what lies ahead in terms of pay talks and demands

FF: 'Assurances should have been sought before any agreements were reached'

FF: 'Assurances should have been sought before any agreements were reached'

Billy Kelleher, Fianna Fáil Health Spokesman, details why he wants the Oireachtas Health Committee to examine the Holles Street Hospital move to St Vincent's Hospital

Arkansas carries out first execution in 12 years

Arkansas carries out first execution in 12 years

Phil McCausland, of NBC News, reports from outside the prison where the first of a series of executions took place overnight, following a state Supreme Court ruling

Kenny to discuss Brexit with Dutch and Danish leaders

Kenny to discuss Brexit with Dutch and Danish leaders

Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, reports that the three leaders may recommend an early move towards talks on the future trading relationship between the EU and the UK

What do Ireland, Denmark and the Netherlands have in common?

What do Ireland, Denmark and the Netherlands have in common?

Rem Korteweg, Head of the Europe in the World Unit/Senior Research Fellow at Clingendael, discusses today's meeting between An Taoiseach and the Prime Ministers of Denmark and the Netherlands

GSOC investigates murder of Garda Tony Golden

GSOC investigates murder of Garda Tony Golden

Paul Murphy, reporter with RTÉ's Investigation Unit, details the events which led up to the murder of Garda Golden, and the maiming of Siobhan Phillips, by Crevan Mackin

Jack and Jill €50 art sale could see lucky buyers purchase a piece worth thousands

Jack and Jill €50 art sale could see lucky buyers purchase a piece worth thousands

Hugo Gellett, CEO of the Jack and Jill Foundation, tells us about the "Incognito" art sale which starts today at the Solomon Gallery

Celebrity wedding of the year to take place in Mayo this weekend

Celebrity wedding of the year to take place in Mayo this weekend

Ralph Riegel, Southern Correspondent with the Irish Independent, reports from Cong, Co Mayo, where golfer Rory McIlroy is due to marry Erica Stoll in Ashford Castle

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Deirdre Purcell

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Deirdre Purcell

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Gerry Murphy of Met Éireann

News Bulletin

News Bulletin

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 21 April, 2017

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 21 April, 2017

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Fran McNulty

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 21 April, 2017

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 21 April, 2017

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Fran McNulty

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Eurovision: a political minefield

Jackie Fox reports on a conference examining the politics behind the Eurovision song contest

A half century of nursing education

Cian McCormack reports on how nursing has changed over the years since St James's started training nurses

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