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Morning Ireland Tuesday 10 February 2015

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Cathal Mac Coille, Rachael English, Gavin Jennings and Claire Byrne.

TD Anne Ferris faces risk of expulsion from Labour party

TD Anne Ferris faces risk of expulsion from Labour party

David Davin-Power, Political Correspondent, discusses the fallout from Labour TD' Anne Ferris's decision to vote against the government, and the impact of the arrest and release of AAA TD Paul Murphy yesterday

Concerns raised about amendment to abortion bill

Concerns raised about amendment to abortion bill

Tracey Harkin, mum to Kathleen Rose who has a life-limiting condition, explains her concerns about controvercial abortion Bill.

Dissidents planned rocket attack on McGuinness

Dissidents planned rocket attack on McGuinness

Tommie Gorman, Northern Ireland Editor, reports on Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister, Martin McGuinness, being told of a plan to kill him and on the news that a former loyalist paramilitary has lost a legal challenge to stop the PSNI getting tapes of his testimony to Boston College's Belfast Project

Councillors blocked from leaving local authority meeting in North Dublin

Councillors blocked from leaving local authority meeting in North Dublin

Jackie Fox talks to councillors who say they were blocked from leaving the car park after last night Fingal County Council meeting in Swords by water charge protestors

Gas soon to flow from Corrib Gas Field

Gas soon to flow from Corrib Gas Field

Pat McGrath, Western Correspondent, reports that gas is expected to come ashore from the controversial Corrib Gas Field within months

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Emma McNamara

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Emma McNamara

7:40am Sport News

7:40am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

Weather

Weather

Presented by Clara Finkela

'Ludicrous' to impose whip before abortion vote

'Ludicrous' to impose whip before abortion vote

Clare Daly, Independent TD, looks ahead to the vote today on her Private Members Bill which seeks to allow terminations in cases of fatal foetal abnormalities

Humphries expresses surprise at Ferris decision on abortion bill

Humphries expresses surprise at Ferris decision on abortion bill

Kevin Humphries, Minister of State and Labour TD, discusses a decision by his party colleague Anne Ferris to vote for Clare Daly's controversial abortion bill

Greek bank shares fall sharply

Greek bank shares fall sharply

Nick Malkoutzis, deputy editor of Kathimerini English, has the latest from Greece

Samsung seeks to soothe 'Big Brother' fears over TVs

Samsung seeks to soothe 'Big Brother' fears over TVs

John Kennedy, Editor, Silicon Republic, discusses concerns that Samsung Smart TVs might be eavesdropping on viewers in the privacy of their own homes

Irish beef gets thumbs up

Irish beef gets thumbs up

Caitriona Perry, Washington Correspondent, reports on the response of diners as Irish beef is cooked for invited guests by top chefs

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Thousands attend first day of Beyone themed Novena

Thousands attend first day of Beyone themed Novena

Cian McCormack reports from the Galway on Novena that's using Beyonce's 'Crazy in Love' as a theme

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8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

8:40am Sport News

8:40am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8am Bulletin

8am Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

First Hour Podcast: 10 February, 2015

First Hour Podcast: 10 February, 2015

Second Hour Podcast: 10 February, 2015

Second Hour Podcast: 10 February, 2015

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Programme Highlights

"I still shed a tear for that baby"

Tommy Meskill talks to some of the survivors of the Tuam Mother and Baby Home as NUI Galway launches a new oral history project documenting their personal stories.

It's good to talk in West Cork

Cian McCormack reports from West Cork where a local publican has banned the use of mobile phones so that people will talk to each other

"Small schools cannot survive in the 21st century"

Emma O Kelly, Education Correspondent, visits parts of West Dublin, where a number of schools are seeking to merge in the face of demographic changes.

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