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Morning Ireland Wednesday 26 February 2020

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Samantha Libreri.

Full Programme Podcast: Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Full Programme Podcast: Wednesday, 26th February 2020

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Samantha Libreri.

Italy game under threat as IRFU meets Harris

Italy game under threat as IRFU meets Harris

Shane Ross - Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport - discusses the call to cancel the Ireland v Italy Six Nations rugby match as well as the IRFU's response.

Virus spreads as WHO official warns world 'not ready'

Virus spreads as WHO official warns world 'not ready'

Dr Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer at the Department of Health, discusses the latest preparations being made in Ireland in relation to the threat posed by coronavirus.

'Unlikely' SF will have credible numbers to form govt

'Unlikely' SF will have credible numbers to form govt

Pat Leahy, political editor of the Irish Times, discusses the latest government formation developments - including Fine Gael leader Leo Varadkar and Fianna Fail leader Micheal Martin's meeting, the second Sinn Fein public rally, and smaller parties meetings

Three Irish soldiers injured while on patrol in Mali

Three Irish soldiers injured while on patrol in Mali

Colonel Brian Cleary, director of operations of the defence forces mission in Mali, discusses a bomb attack on Tuesday which injured two Irish soldiers.

Coronavirus death toll in northern Italy rises to 11

Coronavirus death toll in northern Italy rises to 11

Cliodna O'Flynn, Irish Freelance Reporter in South Tenerife, has the latest update on the H10 Costa Adeje Palace in Tenerife which was placed on lockdown on Tuesday. Hugo McCafferty, an Irish freelance journalist living in Italy, reports on the spread of coronavirus in Italy.

'You'd nearly be wrecked from the stress of the situation before it gets to your door'

'You'd nearly be wrecked from the stress of the situation before it gets to your door'

People affected by the ongoing flood damage in the midlands and the west of Ireland explain how the situation has caused significant problems to them and their communities.

Flooding likely to worsen as more rain forecast

Flooding likely to worsen as more rain forecast

David Murray, South Galway Flood Action Group, says 27 roads are closed in his area.

Free books for babies project in Limerick

Free books for babies project in Limerick

Eilis Sheehy reports on a book-gifting initiative to children in their first year of life has been rolled out in parts of Limerick.

Children with faulty spinal support rods may need them removed

Children with faulty spinal support rods may need them removed

Claire Cahill, Co-founder of The Scoliosis Advocacy Network, discusses an audit to identify Irish children with severe scoliosis who were fitted with a particular type of titanium spinal support rod, which may now need to be removed.

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 Petula Martyn

7:50am Business News: Glanbia

7:50am Business News: Glanbia

Presented by Petula Martyn

7:50am Business News: Permanent tsb

7:50am Business News: Permanent tsb

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 John Murray

8:35am Sport News

8:35am Sport News

Presented by John Murray

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Liz Walshe of Met Éireann

8am Bulletin

8am Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

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Programme Highlights

Businesses try to find new ways to survive

Aengus Cox reports on how businesses are finding creative ways to trade in a vastly different and rapidly evolving marketplace.

Covid-19: Your travel questions answered

Gearóid Gilley, Head of Customer Services at VHI Healthcare, and Consumer Correspondents Fran McNulty and Siobhán Maguire, share solutions to the travel headaches associated with Covid-19.

Coronavirus podcast: You asked, we've answered

Sam McConkey, Assoc Prof and Head of the Department of International Health and Tropical Medicine at the RCSI; Sarah Doyle, Consultant in Public Health Medicine at the HSE; Ray Walley, GP and former president of the IMO.

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