Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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Morning Ireland Monday 28 July 2014

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Christopher McKevitt

Calls for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Calls for an immediate ceasefire in Gaza

Ruadhán Mac Cormaic, Irish Times journalist, discusses the situation overnight in Gaza

Calls for a truce in Gaza

Calls for a truce in Gaza

Daniel Levy, former Israeli adviser, discusses the latest diplomatic developments in Gaza and Israel

Inequality in distribution of income has fallen

Inequality in distribution of income has fallen

John Fitzgerald, Research Professor at ESRI, discusses new research showing a narrowing of the gap between the richest and the poorest in Ireland

Will there be a cut in property tax?

Will there be a cut in property tax?

Fionnan Sheahan, Group Political Editor, Irish Independent, reports that homeowners could be in line for a 15% cut in property tax

Why is the cost of generic drugs so high?

Why is the cost of generic drugs so high?

Susan Mitchell, Health Correspondent with the Sunday Business Post, discusses how the HSE is paying drugs companies up to 27 times as much as the NHS for the same generic drugs

Seanad to be recalled

Seanad to be recalled

Darragh O'Brien, Fianna Fáil Seanad leader, discusses the recall of the Seanad to discuss the crisis in Gaza and Ukraine

Branching out: Creating a community in Dublin

Branching out: Creating a community in Dublin

Louise Byrne reports on a group of adults with an intellectual disability who are using vegetable plots to reach out to their local community.

Waterford Crystal pension dispute going to LRC

Waterford Crystal pension dispute going to LRC

Jimmy Kelly, UNITE Regional Secretary, discusses a new development in the Waterford Crystal pensions dispute

The spread of ebola

The spread of ebola

Alistair Short, Concern's Country Director in Liberia, , discusses the spread of the ebola virus in West Africa

Home sought for Northern Ireland memorabilia

Home sought for Northern Ireland memorabilia

Peter Moloney, curator of the largest known collection of Northern Irish memorabilia, discusses his plans to have the items housed in a museum

Star Wars ruffling feathers on Skellig Michael

Star Wars ruffling feathers on Skellig Michael

Stephen Newton, Birdwatch Ireland, is worried about the environmental impact of the Star Wars shoot on Skellig Michael

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 Brian Finn

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Brian Finn

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Joanna Donnelly

First Hour Podcast: Monday, July 28, 2014

First Hour Podcast: Monday, July 28, 2014

Second Hour Podcast: Monday, July 28, 2014

Second Hour Podcast: Monday, July 28, 2014

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Why don't more Irish women breastfeed their babies?

Siobhan Hourigan, HSE National Breastfeeding Coordinator, discusses the launch of National Breastfeeding Week and the steps that can be taken to improve breastfeeding rates in Ireland

Did you lose a jet ski?

An Garda Síochána are asking people to come and reclaim their lost or stolen property, as Laura Whelan reports

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