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Morning Ireland Friday 8 June 2018

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Bryan Dobson

Coveney stresses need for 'progress' on Brexit backstop

Coveney stresses need for 'progress' on Brexit backstop

Simon Coveney, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs, discusses the UK's published backstop plan to avoid a hard border and his meeting with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu

Warning fired at Trump over trade ahead of G7 arrival

Warning fired at Trump over trade ahead of G7 arrival

Michael Breen, Associate Professor and expert in international politics and economics at DCU, looks ahead to the G7 summit in Canada

Varadkar in Northern Ireland to meet civil society groups

Varadkar in Northern Ireland to meet civil society groups

Michéal Lehane, Political Correspondent, discusses the Taoiseach's visit to Northern Ireland which will take in an Orange Order Museum

ICRC pulls dozens of staff from Yemen over security risks

ICRC pulls dozens of staff from Yemen over security risks

Matthew Morris, Spokesperson at the International Committee of the Red Cross, explains why it has pulled 71 staff out of Yemen

The Disclosures Tribunal continues

The Disclosures Tribunal continues

Sandra Hurley, RTÉ Reporter, looks back at this week in the Disclosures Tribunal and looks ahead to today's appearances

Mystery donor gives valuable Yeats art to Sligo arts centre

Mystery donor gives valuable Yeats art to Sligo arts centre

Emer McGarry, Director of the Model, a public gallery and centre for contemporary art in Sligo, talks about several items from the Yeats Family Collection which have been donated to the centre

Scientists find evidence of organic molecules on Mars

Scientists find evidence of organic molecules on Mars

Mary Burke, Professor, Department of Geography at Trinity College Dublin, discusses the latest findings on Mars

Winner of the annual RIAI's Public Choice award announced

Winner of the annual RIAI's Public Choice award announced

David Browne, RIAI President, announces the Irish Architecture Awards Public Choice category winner

Birds using plastic to build their nests on Little Skellig

Birds using plastic to build their nests on Little Skellig

Stephen Newton of Birdwatch Ireland, says a clean up operation on Little Skellig would be very difficult

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Vincent Murphy

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Vincent Murphy

7:30am Business News

7:30am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

8:30am Business News

8:30am Business News

Presented by Adam Maguire

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 Jean Byrne of Met Éireann

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Susan Jackson

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 8 June, 2018

First Hour Podcast: Friday, 8 June, 2018

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Bryan Dobson

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 8 June, 2018

Second Hour Podcast: Friday, 8 June, 2018

Presented by Gavin Jennings and Bryan Dobson

The Week In News

The Week In News

A selection of stories from the week, as chosen by the Morning Ireland team

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Programme Highlights

Birth rates drop in China after baby boom

Yvonne Murray reports on the reversal of China's One-Child policy and the unexpected consequences it is having

It was a summer to remember

Aisling Kenny goes on a sound journey through some of the memorable moments from summer 2018

Morning Ireland News Quiz

Were you listening? Test yourself on the week's news. No prizes, just the satisfaction of being right.

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