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Morning Ireland Thursday 23 May 2019

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Bryan Dobson.

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 23 May 2019

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 23 May 2019

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Bryan Dobson.

Man dies following shooting in Darndale

Man dies following shooting in Darndale

Nicola Tallant, Investigations Editor for Sunday World, reports on the fatal shooting in Darndale, Dublin.

Dublin men shot dead hours apart were friends

Dublin men shot dead hours apart were friends

Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, reports on two murder investigations following shootings in Dublin yesterday which are both believed to be linked to the drugs trade.

UK Cabinet secretary resigns over Brexit

UK Cabinet secretary resigns over Brexit

Tom Tugendhat, Conservative MP, discusses the latest developments after a swathe of resignations in the UK Parliament.

Andrea Leadsom resigns from British government over Brexit

Andrea Leadsom resigns from British government over Brexit

Fiona Mitchell, London Correspondent, reports on the latest backlash against Theresa May's Brexit plan, as House of Commons leader Andrea Leadsom resigns.

What do you know about Directly Elected Mayors?

What do you know about Directly Elected Mayors?

John O'Connor, journalist with the Munster Express, gives his take on the Mayoral plebiscite.

How different would the role of a directly elected Mayor be?

How different would the role of a directly elected Mayor be?

Dr Teresa Reidy, Lecturer at UCC's Department of Government and Dr Jennifer Kavanagh, Law Lecturer in WIT specialising in Constitutional Law and Electoral Law, discusses the role a directly elected Mayor and how it differs from the current system.

Topshop stores in Ireland earmarked for closure

Topshop stores in Ireland earmarked for closure

Gerry Light, Deputy General Secretary of Mandate Trade Union, discusses the implications of the Arcadia announcement yesterday which could see up to 520 job losses.

'Systemic flaws' by HSE, Tusla management over foster home abuse

'Systemic flaws' by HSE, Tusla management over foster home abuse

Aoife Hegarty, RTE Investigates, discusses a report into the handling of the case of Keith Burke who was jailed last year after being found guilty of raping three foster children at a Galway foster home between 2003 -2007.

Voting under way on islands for Local and European Elections

Voting under way on islands for Local and European Elections

Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent, discusses the last steps in the election campaign and the plebiscites taking place in Waterford, Limerick and Cork.

'I feel I'm out of options' - why Irish teachers go abroad

'I feel I'm out of options' - why Irish teachers go abroad

Emma O'Kelly, Education Correspondent, speaks to teachers working in both Ireland and Dubai, ahead of a planned trip by the Minister for Education to the UAE, in a bid to entice teachers to return home.

More than 300,00 voters to take part in plebiscite

Mary Roche, former Lord Mayor and Independent Councillor from Waterford City & County Council and Dr. Michael Tiernan, Property developer, Civil Engineer and member of the University of Limerick Foundation, on whether they will be voting for a directly elected Mayor.

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 Petula Martyn

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Petula Martyn

8:30am Business News

8:30am Business News

Presented by Petula Martyn

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 Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Gerry Murphy of Met Éireann

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

Morning Ireland

Programme Highlights

Divorce Referendum: your questions answered

Ms Justice Tara Burns, Chairperson of the Referendum Commission, answers listeners' questions about the vote this week proposing to change the Constitution in relation to divorce

Queen of the Shears looking forward to overseas conquest

Philip Bromwell meets Joanne Devaney, the 'Queen of the Shears', who is turning heads in the male dominated world of sheep shearing

Cycling campaigners call for change to bell regulations

Colman O'Sullivan reports on the concern of cyclists that a legal requirement forbidding use of anything other than a bell on their bike puts them at risk of not being heard in traffic

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