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Morning Ireland Friday 17 May 2019

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings.

The Week In News

The Week In News

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

Full Programme Podcast: Friday, 17 May 2019

Full Programme Podcast: Friday, 17 May 2019

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Gavin Jennings.

Irishman reported missing while descending Mount Everest

Irishman reported missing while descending Mount Everest

Pat Falvey, Irish mountaineer and adventurer, on the search for Irish man Seamus Lawlor who's been reported missing while descending Everest.

British PM to set out leadership election timeline in June

British PM to set out leadership election timeline in June

Matthew Parris, London Times columnist and former Tory MP, discusses the Conservative party leadership.

Little to unite Israelis and Palestinians in Hebron

Little to unite Israelis and Palestinians in Hebron

Colm Ó Mongáin, Deputy Foreign Editor, reports from the Jewish settlements in the West Bank.

Three gardaí suspended in corruption investigation, released without charge

Three gardaí suspended in corruption investigation, released without charge

Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, reports on a garda superintendent and a detective garda arrested in connection with an investigation into suspected corruption in An Garda Síochána.

"I think it's a disgrace that they tried to overrule the people who actually voted to leave"

"I think it's a disgrace that they tried to overrule the people who actually voted to leave"

Fiona Mitchell, London Correspondent, reports from Wales where Nigel Farage's newly formed party is expected to perform well in the upcoming European election.

External review over termination of pregnancy at NMH

External review over termination of pregnancy at NMH

Fergal Bowers, Health correspondent, reports that The National Maternity Hospital is to commission an external review into the circumstances of a termination of pregnancy in March this year.

"We've seen this type of crime grow from roughly 20% to 40% in New York City"

"We've seen this type of crime grow from roughly 20% to 40% in New York City"

Dermot F Shea, Chief of Detectives NYPD, talks about fighting fraud ahead of the International Fraud Prevention Conference.

Building industry needs access to more workers from outside EU - RIAI president

Building industry needs access to more workers from outside EU - RIAI president

David Browne, President of the RIAI, discusses the annual public choice architecture awards.

Donald Trump's trip to Ireland could be in doubt

Donald Trump's trip to Ireland could be in doubt

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, gives the latest on US presidents proposed visit here.

Scheme to reduce school absences at risk over funding

Scheme to reduce school absences at risk over funding

Sinéad Hussey, North Eastern Correspondent, reports from Navan where parents and children are protesting the loss of funding for their bus service.

Ireland's Sarah McTernan fails to make Eurovision final

Ireland's Sarah McTernan fails to make Eurovision final

Tommy Meskill spoke with the head of Ireland's Eurovision delegation Michael Kealy after last nights semi-final in which Sarah McTernan failed to qualify for the final.

Dublin great Anton O'Toole passes away aged 68

Dublin great Anton O'Toole passes away aged 68

Des Cahill reports on the death of four-time All-Ireland-winning Dublin footballer Anton O'Toole.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S Doyle

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S Doyle

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

7:35am Sport News

7:35am Sport News

Presented by Des Cahill

8:35am Sport News

8:35am Sport News

Presented by Des Cahill

Weather

Weather

Presented by Pat Clarke of Met Éireann

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Clodagh Walsh

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Programme Highlights

More Irish people leaving Ireland than returning

Cian McCormack speaks to people about how rents and quality of life drove them from both Dublin and Ireland

Museum of Literature Ireland opens to public

Sinéad Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent, visits a new museum which aims to showcase Irish literature from the classics up to the present day

Irish students lead third country-wide climate strike

Saoirse Exton, a 14 year-old from Limerick, and Gráinne O'Sullivan, a 15-year-old from Co Wicklow, explain why they're taking part in the Global Day of Action on Climate Change

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