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Morning Ireland Wednesday 14 March 2018

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Audrey Carville

Professor Stephen Hawking has died aged 76

Professor Stephen Hawking has died aged 76

Science & Technology Correspondent, Will Goodbody, discusses the life and death of Professor Stephen Hawking

Hawking 'one of the great physicists of all time'

Hawking 'one of the great physicists of all time'

Professor Luke Drury, Head of Astrophysics at the Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, spoke about Professor Stephen Hawking's work and legacy

Britain and Russia brace for showdown over poisoning

Britain and Russia brace for showdown over poisoning

Fiona Mitchell, London Correspondent, assesses how relations between the UK and Russia have become strained after the attack of an ex-spy from Russia using a nerve agent in Salisbury

US will have new Secretary of State next month

US will have new Secretary of State next month

Dr Kenneth McDonagh, an expert on US foreign policy at DCU, assesses what Rex Tillerson's sacking may suggest for US foreign policy

Warning over human rights issues after Brexit

Warning over human rights issues after Brexit

Emily Logan and Les Allamby, of the Joint Committee, discuss what needs to happen to protect the rights of citizens in the North post-Brexit

Events being held in Co Mayo to mark R116 crash anniversary

Events being held in Co Mayo to mark R116 crash anniversary

Pat McGrath, Western Correspondent, reports on events in Blacksod in Co Mayo to mark the first anniversary of the Rescue 116 tragedy

Permanent TSB says no choice on vulture loan sales

Permanent TSB says no choice on vulture loan sales

David Murphy, Business Editor, assesses Permanent TSB's latest financial results and its stance on the planned disposal of non-performing loans

Irish, UK governments may table proposals to end NI deadlock

Irish, UK governments may table proposals to end NI deadlock

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, reports from an event on Capitol Hill commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Good Friday Agreement

Government announces new planning guidelines for apartments

Government announces new planning guidelines for apartments

Mel Reynolds, architect and housing policy analyst, discusses new guidelines for the construction of apartments

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

7:30am Business News

7:30am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

8:30am Business News

8:30am Business News

Presented by Conor Brophy

8:40am Sports News

8:40am Sports News

Presented by Damien O'Meara

7:40am Sports News

7:40am Sports News

Presented by Damien O'Meara

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Joan Blackburn

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 14 March, 2018

First Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 14 March, 2018

Presented by Audrey Carville and Rachael English

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 14 March, 2018

Second Hour Podcast: Wednesday, 14 March, 2018

Presented by Audrey Carville and Rachael English

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Programme Highlights

The sinking of RMS Leinster and SS Dundalk

Donal Byrne tells the story of the biggest ever loss of life in the Irish Sea - the sinking of the RMS Leinster - ahead of a State commemoration today

Krispy Kreme cuts hours over noise complaints

Tommy Meskill speaks to customers at Krispy Kreme, the Blanchardstown donut shop that proved too sweet to handle for locals

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