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Morning Ireland Monday 21 October 2019
Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Bryan Dobson.
Cormac McQuinn, Political Correspondent with the Irish Independent, on revelations of false voting in the Dáil
Lisa Chambers, Fianna Fáil's Brexit Spokesperson, on revelations that she voted for a colleague who was not in the Dáil chamber
Naomi Long, Alliance Party leader and MEP, on efforts to block new abortion laws.
George Parker, Financial Times Political Editor, looks at the voting numbers in the House of Commons as Boris Johnson tries again to get his Brexit deal through
Jonathan Powell, Chief British negotiator in Northern Ireland under Tony Blair 97-07, discusses the importance of the DUP in the week ahead
Dr Mark Ward, researcher on the Irish Longitudinal Study, discusses how loneliness has increased in older people and how it can impact on mental and physical wellbeing.
Sarah Stone McDevitt, parent and campaigner, calls for Simon Harris to change the laws for equal parenting right for same sex couples.
Gail Conway reports from the Donegal Derry border as truck drivers take part in a convoy to protest at Brexit
Simon Calder, Travel Editor of the London Independent, reports that the longest non-stop passenger flight has touched down in Australia after more than 19 hours in the air.
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We've assigned our reporter Cian McCormack to find Santa! And he needs the help of all the children in Ireland. If you have a question or think you know how Santa gets around the world in just one night, contact Cian at email@example.com
Tommy Meskill reports on a little-known and rarely-used residence reserved for Ireland's head of Government
Gill Stedman looks at vaping in Ireland as the US reports that it has become a crisis