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Morning Ireland Thursday 1 October 2020

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Áine Lawlor.

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 1st October 2020

Full Programme Podcast: Thursday, 1st October 2020

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Áine Lawlor.

Some students may have to defer college place - Foley

Some students may have to defer college place - Foley

Norma Foley, Minister for Education, discusses the error in Leaving Certificate predicted grades resulting in 6,500 students getting false results.

Around 6,500 Leaving Cert students affected by errors

Around 6,500 Leaving Cert students affected by errors

Anne Looney, Professor and Executive Dean at DCU's Institute of Education, discusses the errors that led to a miscalculation of around 6,500 Leaving Certificate results.

Extra college places may be needed after LC grades error

Extra college places may be needed after LC grades error

Jim Miley, Director General of the Irish Universities Association, discusses the fallout of the errors made in the calculated grades process.

What happens now with calculated grades?

What happens now with calculated grades?

Donnchadh Ó Laoghaire, TD and Sinn Féin Spokesperson on Education, reacts to the errors made in the calculated grades process in the Leaving Certificate.

Foley to make Dáil statement over Leaving Cert errors

Foley to make Dáil statement over Leaving Cert errors

Emma O'Kelly, Education Correspondent, and Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent, on Norma Foley's expected Dáil statement later today.

NPHET to decide if further restrictions required

NPHET to decide if further restrictions required

Fergal Bower, Health Correspondent, discusses the latest Covid figures and trends.

UK records 7,143 cases, the highest daily figure to date

UK records 7,143 cases, the highest daily figure to date

Dr David Nabarro, WHO Envoy for Covid, discusses the global figures for Covid with over one million people now dead from the virus.

Carers' groups seek guidance on extra home care hours

Carers' groups seek guidance on extra home care hours

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs & Religion Correspondent, reports that carers' organisations have called for guidance on how almost five million extra home care hours are to be provided over the next six months.

Taoiseach will discuss Brexit controversy at EU summit

Taoiseach will discuss Brexit controversy at EU summit

Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, reports from Brussels on the start of the two day EU Leaders Summit and what's up for discussion.

Galway's older people reflect on life amid the pandemic

Galway's older people reflect on life amid the pandemic

Pat McGrath, Western correspondent, reports on a new project that gathers stories from nursing home residents in Co. Galway is being launched today to mark International Day of Older Persons.

32% of people would not take Covid-19 vaccine - poll

32% of people would not take Covid-19 vaccine - poll

Luke Reaper, Managing Director and Researcher of Behaviour and Attitude, discusses the findings of their research on how people are feeling about life with Covid.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Fiona Kelly

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Fiona Kelly

7:30am Business News

7:30am Business News

Presented by Gill Stedman

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Gill Stedman

8:30am Business News

8:30am Business News

Presented by Gill Stedamn

7:35am Sport News

7:35am Sport News

Presented by Pauric Lodge

8:35am Sport News

8:35am Sport News

Presented by Pauric Lodge

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Gerry Murphy of Met Éireann.

8am Bulletin

8am Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

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Programme Highlights

Early ballots take on new significance for US voters

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, visits a polling station in Virginia to speak to early voters.

Can Donald Trump retain the Evangelical vote?

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, looks at the important role that Evangelical Christians will have in the US Election

Can Donald Trump win the 'rust belt' once again?

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, reports from key swing state Pennsylvania

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