Morning Ireland

    Monday - Friday, 07.00 - 09.00

    Irish author wins Frank O'Connor award

    Colin Barrett, author of 'Young Things', discusses his delight at winning the Frank O'Connor short story award

    Listen

    Irish author wins Frank O'Connor short story award

    Colin Barrett, author of 'Young Things', on winning the Frank O'Connor short story award

    Morning Ireland

    Latest Show

    Programme Archive

    Highlights

    Is there life after One Direction for Zayn Malik?

    Markus Feehily, former Westlife star, talks about life as a member of a boyband, and compares the similarities between Zayn Malik leaving One Direction and Brian McFadden leaving Westlife

    Further criticism of delays in progress of Oberstown

    Ciara Ni Bhroin reports on the progress at Oberstown Detention School in Dublin and why it has taken so long to end the practice of holding 17 year olds in adult prisons

    Should the 9% hospitality VAT rate remain in place?

    Louise Byrne reports that the reduced, 9% VAT rate for the hospitality industry could have cost the State more than half a billion euro since its introduction

    Schedule Open Schedule