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Morning Ireland Tuesday 26 January 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Mary Wilson.

Full Programme Podcast: Tuesday, 26th January 2021

Full Programme Podcast: Tuesday, 26th January 2021

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Mary Wilson.

Schools back on a phased basis from February - Varadkar

Schools back on a phased basis from February - Varadkar

Pat Leahy, Irish Times political editor, discusses the Govt's plans to continue the lockdown until at least 5 March and for significantly increased quarantine rules for people coming into the country.

145 fewer patients with Covid-19 in hospitals

145 fewer patients with Covid-19 in hospitals

Fergal Bowers, Health Correspondent, reports on the latest Covid-19 figures and trends as seven more deaths and 1,372 new cases of the virus were reported by the Department of Health yesterday.

Ireland's ethical approach to the vaccine roll-out

Ireland's ethical approach to the vaccine roll-out

Dr Siobhán O'Sullivan, Chief Bioethics Officer with the Department of Health and NPHET member, on the ethical decision-making involved in rolling out Ireland's Covid-19 vaccination programme.

Cabinet to consider extending restrictions to 5 March

Cabinet to consider extending restrictions to 5 March

Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent, and Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, report on plans to extend the lockdown until at least March 5, and significantly increased quarantine travel rules, plus the EU vaccine row with AstraZeneca.

Number of Covid patients in ICU reduced by two

Number of Covid patients in ICU reduced by two

Anne O'Connor, HSE Chief Operations Officer, says that, despite a slight reduction in ICU numbers, overall admissions are still double those in the first wave

42 Covid cases confirmed at Wexford meat plant

42 Covid cases confirmed at Wexford meat plant

Fran McNulty, Agriculture and Consumer Affairs Correspondent, reports on outbreaks of Covid-19 at meat plants in Wexford and Cork

Fourteen days in hotel quarantine costs about Aus$5,000 per family

Fourteen days in hotel quarantine costs about Aus$5,000 per family

Gary Grey, Australian Ambassador to Ireland, says mandatory quarantine was one of the tools that allowed Australia to escape the worst of the pandemic

Flaming Lips perform coronavirus-safe gigs

Flaming Lips perform coronavirus-safe gigs

Wayne Coyne, lead singer of 'The Flaming Lips', on two unique gigs staged by the band in Oklahoma over the weekend where individual inflatable balls were used to protect the band and concert-goers

Northern Ireland mother-and-baby homes report out today

Northern Ireland mother-and-baby homes report out today

Vincent Kearney, Northern Correspondent, speaks to Adele, a survivor of a Mother and Baby Home in County Down.

Training Spot over Zoom

Training Spot over Zoom

Vonna Nolan, Dogs Trust Ireland, has seen a large increase in the numbers of people taking online dog training classes

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Gail Conway

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 Petula Martyn

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Petula Martyn

Business

Business

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Audrey Carville and Mary Wilson.

7:35am Sport News

7:35am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

8:35am Sport News

8:35am Sport News

Presented by Darren Frehill

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Siobhán Ryan of Met Éireann.

8am Bulletin

8am Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings

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Programme Highlights

How to make a flipping good pancake

Cillian Sherlock learns how to make the perfect pancake, and finds out why we eat them on the same day every year

Is it hate speech or free speech?

Aengus Cox reports on the debate of freedom of speech online, and the recent tech giants' shutdown of social media platform, Parler

Kevin In The Pink to light up galleries in Kerry

Amy Ní Riada reports from Kerry where Kevin In the Pink, by 17 year-old Casey Etherton, from Caherdaniel, will go on display. The oil painting won the 2020 Texaco Children's Art Competition

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