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Morning Ireland Wednesday 13 July 2016

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Fran McNulty.

Theresa May begins her tenure as British PM today

Theresa May begins her tenure as British PM today

George Parker, Political Editor, Financial Times, discusses the political style of the new UK Prime Minister Theresa May

What does Brexit mean for British-Irish trade?

What does Brexit mean for British-Irish trade?

John McGrane, Director General of the British Irish Chamber of Commerce, looks at the next step for British-Irish trade in the wake of the Brexit vote

Murphy: Common travel and border make Brexit unique for Ireland and Northern Ireland

Murphy: Common travel and border make Brexit unique for Ireland and Northern Ireland

Dara Murphy, Minister of State for European Affairs discusses the Taoiseach's meeting with Angela Merkel yesterday and the relationship Ireland hopes to forge with the new British Prime Minister.

One third of parents get into debt over back-to-school costs

One third of parents get into debt over back-to-school costs

Gerry McConville of Dundrum Credit Union discusses the rising costs for parents sending a child back to school

Damage 'being done to children forced to live in temperary accommodation', Children's Ombudsman

Damage 'being done to children forced to live in temperary accommodation', Children's Ombudsman

Niall Muldoon, Children's Ombudsman, raises concerns about the numbers of homeless children and what can be done to tackle the problem

Consultation on Dublin city 30km/h speed limit begins

Consultation on Dublin city 30km/h speed limit begins

John Kilraine, Dublin Correspondent, reports on proposals to limit further the speed limit between the canals which is going out for public consultation

Ross: FG and Independent Alliance relations now 'back on an even keel and pretty good'.

Ross: FG and Independent Alliance relations now 'back on an even keel and pretty good'.

Shane Ross, Minister for Transport, spoke to reporters outside Government Buildings ahead of this morning's Cabinet meeting

McIlroy may not watch the golf at the Olympics

McIlroy may not watch the golf at the Olympics

Steve Martin, Chief Executive of Global Advertising Agency M and C Saatchi gives his perspective on the decision of the worlds top golfers to withdraw from the Rio Olympics

Obama addresses memorial service for police officers

Obama addresses memorial service for police officers

Caitriona Perry, Washington Correspondent, discusses President Obama's address to the memorial service for the slain Dallas police officers

Hundreds 'disappeared' and tortured in Egypt - report

Hundreds 'disappeared' and tortured in Egypt - report

Colm O'Gorman, Executive Director of Amnesty International Ireland, discusses a new report alleging hundreds of people have been "disappeared" and tortured by Egyptian authorities

Should Valentia Island gain UNESCO World Heritage Site status?

Should Valentia Island gain UNESCO World Heritage Site status?

Professor Al Gillespie, talks about the 150th anniversary of the laying of the first functioning transatlantic cable and the application to make Valentia Island a World Heritage Site

8:10 am It Says In The Papers

8:10 am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

7:10 It Says In The Papers

7:10 It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

7:15 Business News

7:15 Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:40am Sport News

7:40am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8:40 Sports News

8:40 Sports News

Presented by Darren Frehill

Weather forecast

Weather forecast

Presented by Met Éireann's Pat Clarke

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 13 July, 2016

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 13 July, 2016

Presented by Fran McNulty and Gavin Jennings

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 13 July, 2016

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 13 July, 2016

Presented by Fran McNulty and Gavin Jennings

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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

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