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Morning Ireland Wednesday 17 February 2016

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Cathal Mac Coille

Poll shows another fall for Fine Gael

Poll shows another fall for Fine Gael

Kieran Dineen, News reporter with the Irish Sun, discusses a poll showing a drop in support for Fine Gael and a rise in support for Independents

Martin created 'fairy tale' about his time as Health Minister, says Varadkar

Martin created 'fairy tale' about his time as Health Minister, says Varadkar

Minister for Health Leo Varadkar attacks Fianna Fáil leader Micheál Martin's health record

Worry amongst Govt parties, as Fine Gael continues to slide

Worry amongst Govt parties, as Fine Gael continues to slide

David Davin-Power, Political Correspondent, discusses a poll showing a drop in support for Fine Gael

Efforts to reopen childcare centres in West Clare

Efforts to reopen childcare centres in West Clare

Jerry Murphy, Senior Director of Pobal, discusses the closure of a number of childcare centres in West Clare

Luas strike will go ahead as planned

Luas strike will go ahead as planned

Owen Reidy, SIPTU Divisional Organiser, gives the latest on the impending Luas strike action; Patricia Callan, Small Firms Association, discusses the impact of the strikes on businesses

Tensions mount between Russia and Turkey over Syria

Tensions mount between Russia and Turkey over Syria

Shashank Joshi, fellow at the Royal United Services Institute in London, discusses ongoing clashes on the Syrian-Turkish border

Michael Lynn to be extradited from Brazil back to Ireland

Michael Lynn to be extradited from Brazil back to Ireland

Matt Sandy, British journalist based in Brazil, reports on the decision by the Supreme Court in Brazil to clear the way for the extradition of former solicitor Michael Lynn

On the campaign trail with the Anti Austerity Alliance/People Before Profit

On the campaign trail with the Anti Austerity Alliance/People Before Profit

Justin McCarthy spends an afternoon with TD Ruth Coppinger

Election canvassers witness armed robbery

Election canvassers witness armed robbery

Howard Mahony, member of Fianna Fáil and head of Jack Chambers's canvassing committee, speaks about the robbery that took place yesterday in Dublin, and his attempts to apprehend the robbers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Fiona Kelly

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Fiona Kelly

7:15am Business News

7:15am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

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 Deirdre Lowe of Met Éireann

News Bulletin

News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 17 February, 2016

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 17 February, 2016

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Cathal Mac Coille

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 17 February, 2016

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 17 February, 2016

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Cathal Mac Coille

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"I looked at the consultant and said: I think she's asleep"

Ahead of CF national fundraising day, Gill Stedman speaks to Bernie Priestly whose daughter Caitriona died from Cystic Fibrosis

Story of Dublin dockers highlighted at music festival

Sinéad Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent, reports on the Musictown festival which begins in Dublin today

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