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Morning Ireland Thursday 21 May 2020
Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Bryan Dobson.
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.
Sinéad Crowley with the latest from yesterday's NPHET briefing at the Department of Health.
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.
Hasina Rahman, Concern's Acting Country Director in Bangladesh, on the damage caused by Cyclone Amphan.
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.
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.
John Boyle, General Secretary of the Irish National Teachers' Organisation, discusses the issues involved in the reopening of primary schools.
Hazel Chu, Chair of the Green Party, discusses the current issues in the party over the leadership.
Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent, on calls for the Green Party's Catherine Martin to contest the leadership, while the party continues government formation talks.
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.
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.
Philip King describes 'Courage', a new project that delivers uplifting, inspiring performances from brilliant artists to the public during the Covid-19 crisis.
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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.
Cian McCormack reports from a church in Dublin where the priest and parishioners are remembering those who've died with Covid-19.
Paschal Sheehy, Southern Editor, meets up with some local producers hoping to be back selling their produce in the farmers' markets next week.