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Morning Ireland Thursday 21 May 2020

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 21st May 2020

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 21st May 2020

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

More than five million cases of Covid-19 worldwide

More than five million cases of Covid-19 worldwide

Agoritsa Baka, principal expert for emergency preparedness and response with the European Centre for Disease Control, gives her assessment of Ireland's performance in the battle against Covid-19.

Ireland 'ready to respond' to second wave of Covid-19

Ireland 'ready to respond' to second wave of Covid-19

Sinéad Crowley with the latest from yesterday's NPHET briefing at the Department of Health.

Charity presses Government to develop roadmap for Housing and Homelessness

Charity presses Government to develop roadmap for Housing and Homelessness

Mike Allen, CEO of Focus Ireland, speaks about the opportunity the Covid-19 crisis has given the Government to try to transform the issues contributing to homelessness.

At least 22 dead as cyclone hits Bangladesh and India

At least 22 dead as cyclone hits Bangladesh and India

Hasina Rahman, Concern's Acting Country Director in Bangladesh, on the damage caused by Cyclone Amphan.

Racing industry ready to hit ground running on restart

Racing industry ready to hit ground running on restart

Conor Kane, South-East Correspondent, visits a training yard in Tipperary to gauge the industry view ahead of the resumption of horse racing on June 8th.

Meath farm promises to be carbon neutral in five years

Meath farm promises to be carbon neutral in five years

Fran McNulty, Agriculture correspondent, visits a farm in Co Meath that promises to be carbon neutral within five years as a new report suggests carbon neutral beef and dairy farming is achievable.

Reopening schools 'massive logistical operation'

Reopening schools 'massive logistical operation'

John Boyle, General Secretary of the Irish National Teachers' Organisation, discusses the issues involved in the reopening of primary schools.

Martin to give 'serious consideration' to leadership

Martin to give 'serious consideration' to leadership

Hazel Chu, Chair of the Green Party, discusses the current issues in the party over the leadership.

Climate action on agenda in government formation talks

Climate action on agenda in government formation talks

Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent, on calls for the Green Party's Catherine Martin to contest the leadership, while the party continues government formation talks.

Protocol paper may be 'just enough' to avoid fresh crisis

Protocol paper may be 'just enough' to avoid fresh crisis

Gavin Barrett, Professor specialising in EU law at UCD's Sutherland Law School, assesses the publication of the British government's plan to implement the Northern Ireland Protocol.

Gardening boom continues with GIY initiative

Gardening boom continues with GIY initiative

Eleanor Mannion visits a community garden in Wicklow and also meets an 84 year old man who has finally managed to check the growth of his potatoes after cocooning prevented him travelling to his allotment.

Other Voices Courage continues from the National Library

Other Voices Courage continues from the National Library

Philip King describes 'Courage', a new project that delivers uplifting, inspiring performances from brilliant artists to the public during the Covid-19 crisis.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Pauric Lodge

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Pauric Lodge

7:30am Business News

7:30am Business News

Presented by Brian Finn

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Brian Finn

8:30am Business News

8:30am Business News

Presented by Brian Finn

8:35am Sport News

8:35am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Elizabeth Coleman of Met Éireann

8am Bulletin

8am Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

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Programme Highlights

Nursing dream of teenager who contracted Covid-19

Philip Bromwell reports on 17-year-old Brandon Fay, who was hospitalised with coronavirus and has returned to his work experience placement at the hospital that treated him.

The Wall of Crosses: Grief made visual

Cian McCormack reports from a church in Dublin where the priest and parishioners are remembering those who've died with Covid-19.

What's happening down on the farm?

Paschal Sheehy, Southern Editor, meets up with some local producers hoping to be back selling their produce in the farmers' markets next week.

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