Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Monday - Friday, 07.00 - 09.00

Morning Ireland Thursday 22 January 2015

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Fran McNulty.

ECB set to launch huge QE programme

ECB set to launch huge QE programme

Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, previews the second day of the World Economic Forum in the Swiss resort of Davos, and the expected announcement of a quantitative easing programme by ECB President Mario Draghi

Europe prepares for QE

Europe prepares for QE

Ann Pettifor, Economist, previews the expected announcement of a quantitative easing programme by the European Central Bank

How do parents feel about today's teachers strike?

How do parents feel about today's teachers strike?

Don Myers, President of the National Parents Council Post-Primary, says students are being treated as 'pawns' while teachers strike for a second day

To view a TV report on the teachers strike, click here:

Taoiseach calls on teachers to reconsider strike

 

 

Teachers strike over Junior Cycle reform

Teachers strike over Junior Cycle reform

Cian McCormack reports on the teachers strike from a picket line outside a school in Maynooth, Co Kildare

Keywords

Debate on same sex marriage

Debate on same sex marriage

Dominic Hannigan, Labour TD, and Breda O'Brien, discuss the upcoming referendum on same sex marriage

To view a TV report on the publication of the wording of the same-sex marriage referendum, click here:

Same-sex marriage referendum wording published

 

 

Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany issued a joint call to end fighting in the east

Ukraine, Russia, France and Germany issued a joint call to end fighting in the east

Shaun Walker, Moscow Correspondent with the Guardian, who is in Donetsk, gives the latest on ongoing fighting in Eastern Ukraine

Keywords

Is professional medical indemnity too high?

Is professional medical indemnity too high?

Maurice F Neligan, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at the Beacon Clinic in Dublin and IHCA board member, speaks about the rising cost of professional medical indemnity insurance

Political reaction to Coveney's comments on FG/FF coalition

Political reaction to Coveney's comments on FG/FF coalition

Justin McCarthy reports from Leinster House on the political fall out following Agriculture Minister Simon Coveney's comments on Fine Gael forming a future coalition with Fianna Fáil

Man in court for driving down the wrong side of motorway

Man in court for driving down the wrong side of motorway

Gordon Deegan, freelance journalist, reports on the case of a man who appeared before Ennis District Court charged in connection with driving down the wrong side of motorway

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle

7:10am Business News

7:10am Business News

Presented by Emma McNamara

7.50am Business News

7.50am Business News

Presented by Emma McNamara

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Gerry Murphy

8am News

8am News

Presented by Kate Egan

First Hour Podcast: Thursday, 22 January, 2015

First Hour Podcast: Thursday, 22 January, 2015

Second Hour Podcast: Thursday, 22 January, 2015

Second Hour Podcast: Thursday, 22 January, 2015

Morning Ireland

Programme Highlights

Morning Ireland News Quiz

Were you listening? Test yourself on the week's news. No prizes, just the satisfaction of being right.

Native Irish bee not extinct after all

Cathy Halloran, Mid West Correspondent, reports on a study which found that a significant population of the pure native Irish honey bee continues to thrive in this country

Should tackling be banned in schools rugby?

Louise Byrne reports on a row over calls for the banning of tackling and scrums in underage rugby games

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV