Morning Ireland

    Monday - Friday, 07.00 - 09.00

    How much salt is enough?

    Martin O'Donnell, Professor of Translation Medicine at NUIG and co-author of a new study on salt consumption, discusses the study that suggests too much and too little salt is harmful

    Walter Macken novels re-released

    Sinéad Crowley, RTÉ's Arts and Media Correspondent, reports on the republication of novels by author Walter Macken

    Morning Ireland

    Latest Show

    Programme Archive


    Loom band craze sweeps Ireland

    Louise Byrne reports on the phenomenon of loom bands, ahead of the new school year

    How to cope with costs of 'free' third-level education

    Greg O'Donoghue, USI Vice President for Welfare, discusses the financial difficulties students face as they take up their college places. More info at

    Students to fight over 40% fewer properties

    Ronan Lyons, economist with, says this year is likely to be the toughest in over a decade for students looking for accommodation

    Schedule Open Schedule