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Morning Ireland Monday 1 March 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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

Bank of Ireland scaling back branch network

Bank of Ireland scaling back branch network

Will Goodbody, Business Editor, on the news that Bank of Ireland is to close 103 branches in Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Bank of Ireland's CEO Francesca McDonagh

Bank of Ireland's CEO Francesca McDonagh

Brian Finn speaks to Francesca McDonagh, Group CEO of Bank of Ireland.

Bank closures branded as 'shameful'

Bank closures branded as 'shameful'

Seamus Boland of Irish Rural Link and John O'Connell, General Secretary of the Financial Services Union, on the announcement that Bank of Ireland is to close 103 branches in Ireland and Northern Ireland.

Dangerous disinformation leads to violence in capital

Dangerous disinformation leads to violence in capital

Mark Tighe, journalist with the Sunday Times, and Ciaran O'Connor, analyst at the Institute for Strategic Dialogue, on the anti-lockdown protest that took place in Dublin on Saturday and the spreading of disinformation.

Garda response to violence directed towards them

Garda response to violence directed towards them

Garda Damien McCarthy discusses GRA concerns about what happened at Saturday's demonstration in Dublin.

At least 18 dead amid civil unrest in Myanmar

At least 18 dead amid civil unrest in Myanmar

Philip Sherwell, Asia Correspondent with the Sunday Times, discusses the latest on the situation in Myanmar, where at least 18 people were killed after police opened fire on protestors demonstrating against last month's military coup.

Illegally adopted children continue to search for answers

Illegally adopted children continue to search for answers

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs Correspondent, reports on the upcoming publication of a review of births which were registered illegally by adoption agencies in Ireland.

Donald Trump hints at return to politics

Donald Trump hints at return to politics

Suzanne Lynch, Irish Times Washington Correspondent, discusses Donald Trump's speech to a conservative conference in Florida.

Back to school

Back to school

Cathy Halloran, Mid-West Correspondent, and Emma O'Kelly, Education Correspondent, meet students, parents and teachers as 320,000 pupils return to the classroom today.

The Crown sweeps up at the Golden Globes

The Crown sweeps up at the Golden Globes

Sinéad Crowley, Arts and Media Correspondent reacts to the 2021 Golden Globe Awards which took place virtually overnight.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Sinéad Egan.

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Sinéad Egan.

7:35am Sport

7:35am Sport

Presented by Darren Frehill.

8:35am Sport

8:35am Sport

Presented by Darren Frehill.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Paul Downes of Met Éireann.

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings.

Morning Ireland

Programme Highlights

Effect of Climate Action Plan on country's electricity system

Robert Shortt, Economics Correspondent, looks at how the national grid will function if the Climate Action Plan targets are reached.

Plans to raise target for offshore renewable energy

Robert Shortt,Economics Correspondent looks at Ireland's offshore power plant, in the second of a three part series on the country's power infrastructure.

How much electricity are data centres consuming?

Robert Shortt, Economics Correspondent, looks at the effects that data centres will have on the country's electricity infrastructure.

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