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Morning Ireland Friday 30 November 2012

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic from the country's most listened to show on radio. Presented by Cathal Mac Coille, Rachel English, Gavin Jennings and Áine Lawlor

Why should we pay a property tax?

Why should we pay a property tax?

Bernard Doherty, Irish Tax Institute, says the property tax is an effort to bring stability to the taxation system

People have mixed feelings about property tax

Cian McCormack spoke to people in Limerick, Tipperary and Cavan about what they are expecting on property tax

Property tax must be fair and equitable

Fine Gael TD for Laois Offaly Marcella Corcoran-Kennedy and Fianna Fáil Senator Darragh O'Brien debate the reasons and the calculations behind the property tax

Hard decisions to be made in Budget 2013

Sean Whelan, Economics Correspondent, says three quarters of the planned adjustments have been made but it is getting harder to make more

British coalition split over Leveson recommendations

George Parker, Political Correspondent with the Financial Times, discusses the political fall-out from Leveson

Leveson proposes 'light touch' regulation

Roy Greenslade, Professor of Journalism at City University London, says Leveson's recommendation was not as bad as the press had feared

Constitutional Convention to meet for first time

Jane Suiter, Lecturer in the School of Communications at DCU, previews the first meeting of the Constitutional Convention which takes place this weekend

Part 1, Pre-Budget series: Final day

Cian McCormack winds up his week-long pre-Budget road trip with reports from Limerick to Kilkenny, to Waterford, to Cavan and lots of other counties

Part 2, Pre-Budget series: Final day

Final part of Cian McCormack's pre-Budget road trip

Limerick priest proposes solidarity fund for Deis schools

Fr Tony O'Riordan, parish priest of Moyross, is calling for those who can afford it to donate money to needy schools in their communities using the Revenue Commissioners' Taxback Scheme

Toy show will be 'Rainbow' for hard-pressed viewers

Ryan Tubridy says the Late Late Toy Show will bring colour into people's lives

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7:40am Sports News

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Weather forecast

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Programme Highlights

How to make a flipping good pancake

Cillian Sherlock learns how to make the perfect pancake, and finds out why we eat them on the same day every year

Is it hate speech or free speech?

Aengus Cox reports on the debate of freedom of speech online, and the recent tech giants' shutdown of social media platform, Parler

Kevin In The Pink to light up galleries in Kerry

Amy Ní Riada reports from Kerry where Kevin In the Pink, by 17 year-old Casey Etherton, from Caherdaniel, will go on display. The oil painting won the 2020 Texaco Children's Art Competition



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