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Morning Ireland Friday 23 May 2014

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic presented by Cathal Mac Coille and Gavin Jennings.

David Drumm's bankruptcy trial continues in Boston

David Drumm's bankruptcy trial continues in Boston

Caitriona Perry, Washington Correspondent, reports from Boston on David Drumm's bankruptcy case

MS patients will lose funding for Fampyra drug

MS patients will lose funding for Fampyra drug

Justin McCarthy reports on how a number of MS patients will soon lose funding for the Fampyra drug

Why did the HSE refuse endorsement of MS drug?

Why did the HSE refuse endorsement of MS drug?

Professor Michael Barry, Director of the National Centre for Pharmacoeconomics discusses the reasons why Fampyra is not provided free to MS Patients

Man gets 90 years for attack on Armagh woman

Man gets 90 years for attack on Armagh woman

John Breslin, a Chicago-based journalist, reports on the sentencing of a 35-year-old man for the attempted murder of Irish student, Natasha McShane and her friend in the city in 2010

HSE issue alert over drug-related death

HSE issue alert over drug-related death

Prof Joe Barry, of the HSE's Addiction Services, issues a warning after drugs were implicated in the deaths of two people in the last few days

Voting clarification

Voting clarification

If you're voting for only one candidate and you put an x or a tick beside the name, it is not a spoilt vote

Polling stations open for elections

Polling stations open for elections

Alan Kinsella, co-curator of a current exhibition on Irish election memorabilia at the National Print Museum, outlines what voters need to do if they plan on voting in today's European, Local and by-elections

An Irish connection to Neanderthal man

An Irish connection to Neanderthal man

Dr John Murray, lecturer in Palaeontology and Earth and Ocean Sciences at NUI Galway discusses the commemoration of an Irish professor who coined the term Homo Neanderthalensis

Anthony O'Reilly in debt negotiations

Anthony O'Reilly in debt negotiations

Mark Paul, journalist with The Irish Times, reports that one of Ireland's most succesful and best-known businessmen Sir Anthony O'Reilly is in debt negotiations with his bank

Only One Direction to Croke Park this weekend

Only One Direction to Croke Park this weekend

Petula Martyn previews the three One Direction concerts taking place in Croke Park this weekend

Department issues travel alert for Thailand

Department issues travel alert for Thailand

Eoghan Corry, editor of Travel Extra, reports on the travel alert for Thailand

The Davy Byrne Short Story award

The Davy Byrne Short Story award

Sinead Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent, reports on the shortlist for the prestigious Davy Byrne Short Story award

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Caroline Murphy

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Caroline Murphy

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Michael Murphy

First Hour Podcast: Friday, May 23, 2014

First Hour Podcast: Friday, May 23, 2014

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Joan Blackburn of Met Éireann

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, May 23, 2014

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, May 23, 2014

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A return to the magical world of Harry Potter

Jackie Fox reports on the latest JK Rowling offering and assesses whether or not it lives up to expectations

The dogs helping to find missing loved ones

Jackie Fox reports on the Galway Dog Search and Rescue Unit, which has been involved in the search for more than 20 missing people this year

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