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Morning Ireland Friday 17 August 2018

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings.

Vatican condemns sexual abuse by clergy as 'morally reprehensible'

Vatican condemns sexual abuse by clergy as 'morally reprehensible'

Colm O'Gorman, Chief Executive of Amnesty International in Ireland and clerical abuse survivor, discusses the Vatican's response to the US grand jury report

Vatican expresses 'shame and sorrow' over sexual abuse

Vatican expresses 'shame and sorrow' over sexual abuse

Lisa Wangsness, Assistant News Editor with the Boston Globe and the paper's former religion reporter, talks about the Vatican's statement expressing 'shame and sorrow' over sexual abuse

Archbishop Eamon Martin is hopeful that Pope will meet Irish abuse survivors

Archbishop Eamon Martin is hopeful that Pope will meet Irish abuse survivors

Archbishop Eamon Martin, Catholic Archbishop of Armagh, tells Mark Simpson of the BBC that he is hopeful that Pope Francis will address the clerical abuse scandals while in Ireland and meet abuse survivors

Rents hit record levels above peak of Celtic Tiger

Rents hit record levels above peak of Celtic Tiger

Ronan Lyons, Economist at Trinity College, explains the latest Daft Rental Market Report which he compiled

Housing charity calls for rent transparency measures to be introduced

Housing charity calls for rent transparency measures to be introduced

John Mark McCafferty, CEO of Threshold, responds to the latest property rental report from Daft.ie

Eighty Leaving Cert results withheld amid cheating suspicions

Eighty Leaving Cert results withheld amid cheating suspicions

Brian Mooney, Guidance Councillor and Irish Times Education Columnist, discusses eighty Leaving Cert students who have not been given their exam results over fears they may have cheated

Sign language anthem to be performed at hurling final

Sign language anthem to be performed at hurling final

Darren Byrne, Irish Sign Language interpreter, says he's excited to perform the new Irish Sign Language version of the National Anthem before the All-Ireland hurling final on Sunday

Excitement builds in Limerick in the run up to the All-Ireland Hurling Final

Excitement builds in Limerick in the run up to the All-Ireland Hurling Final

Petula Martyn gets a sense of the excitement in Limerick ahead of their first All-Ireland Hurling Final in 38 years

Iconic singer Aretha Franklin has died aged 76

Iconic singer Aretha Franklin has died aged 76

A tribute to the 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin, who has died at her home in Detroit at the age of 76

Book loaned in 1965 is returned to Thurles Library

Book loaned in 1965 is returned to Thurles Library

John O'Gorman, Librarian at Thurles Library, discusses a book finally returned to the library over five decades late

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

7:30am Business News

7:30am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by John Murray

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by John Murray

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Joan Blackburn of Met Éireann

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented Sharon Tobin

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 17 August, 2018

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 17 August, 2018

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Rachael English

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 17 August, 2018

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 17 August, 2018

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Rachael English

Morning Ireland

Programme Highlights

Google is watching you, even when you asked it not to

Adrian Weckler, Technology Editor with the Irish Independent, discusses an investigation which shows that Google records users' movements, even when privacy setting are enabled

Syrian civil registry discloses number of prison deaths

Louise Byrne speaks to a man whose brother was arrested and disappeared during the Syrian conflict, and is now confirmed dead

Muscular Dystrophy Ireland calls on HSE to finance new drug

Aisling Kenny reports that the drug has meant life-changing improvements for some children with Spinal Muscular Atrophy

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