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Morning Ireland Wednesday 20 August 2014

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Cathal Mac Coille and Christopher McKevitt

Man shot dead in Dublin

Man shot dead in Dublin

Joe Mag Raollaigh reports that man in his 40s has been killed in a gun attack in Saggart in south west County Dublin

Tensions remain high in Ferguson

Tensions remain high in Ferguson

Steve Futterman, CBS News West Coast Correspondent, reports on the latest from Ferguson, Missouri and Alba Morales, criminal justice researcher with Human Rights Watch, gives her reaction to recent unrest following the shooting dead of black teen Michael Brown

Several dead in fresh airstrikes on Gaza

Several dead in fresh airstrikes on Gaza

Inna Lazareva, journalist in Tel Aviv, reports on the collapse of the ceasefire in Gaza

Gaza: what now?

Gaza: what now?

Prof Rosemary Hollis, Middle East expert from City University London, analyses the ending of a ceasefire between the the Israelis and Palestinians, and addresses the murder of journalist James Foley

Demonstration to be held over hospital crowding

Demonstration to be held over hospital crowding

Tony Fitzpatrick, Industrial Relations Officer with the INMO, says nurses will hold a protest at Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital over staff shortages and overcrowding

Street battles rage in east Ukraine

Street battles rage in east Ukraine

Peter Leonard, Associated Press Ukraine Correspondent, reports from Donetsk as fighting continues in east Ukraine

College offers for disadvantaged students

College offers for disadvantaged students

Louise Byrne reports on Dublin City University's Access Programme which incentivises students from disadvantaged areas to go to college

New national access strategy for college

New national access strategy for college

Tom Boland, Chief Executive of the HEA, says Ireland cannot afford to alienate thousands of young people from third level education

Collapse in bull beef prices

Collapse in bull beef prices

George Lee, Agriculture correspondent, discusses last night's IFA meeting in Navan, called to discuss the crisis in the beef sector

Top cow competition gets underway in Cavan

Top cow competition gets underway in Cavan

Brendan Smyth, Competition Director for the Diageo Baileys Irish Champion Cow Competition, discusses the competition which is the highlight of the Virginia Show

Philadelphia Rose wins in Tralee

Philadelphia Rose wins in Tralee

Philadelphia Rose Maria Walsh has been named the 56th Rose of Tralee.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Valerie Cox

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Valerie Cox

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 Pauric Lodge

8.40am Sports news

8.40am Sports news

Presented by Pauric Lodge

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

Weather forecast

Weather forecast

Presented by Vincent O'Shea of Met Éireann

Podcast First Hour: Wednesday 20 Aug, 2014

Podcast First Hour: Wednesday 20 Aug, 2014

Podcast Second Hour: Wednesday 20 Aug, 2014

Podcast Second Hour: Wednesday 20 Aug, 2014

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