This week we remembered John Hume and heard from journalists in Beirut after a devastating explosion: US Senator George Mitchell, Niall O'Dowd (Founder of irishcentral.com), Aengus Cox & guests live from the Bogside in Derry, journalist Luna Safwan in Beirut and Bel Trew.
Production ham plant in Kildare stops after 80 staff test positive for Covid-19
Greg Ennis, Divisional Organiser with SIPTU, on the need for unannounced HSA inspections at meat processing plants throughout the country and full pay for workers at those facilities who are out sick due to Covid.-19
Nuala O'Connor, Lead Advisor on Covid-19 with the Irish College of General Practitioners and Cork based GP, on a letter circulated to GPs in Kildare, Laois and Offaly from NPHET following the rise in Covid cases in those counties.
Ombudsman notes high number of mortgage complaints
Ger Deering, Financial Services and Pensions Ombudsman, discusses new figures showing the number of customer complaints against banks his office is examining, and their implications for the wider financial sector.