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Morning Ireland Wednesday 3 March 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Audrey Carville.

Three arrests after street party in Limerick

Three arrests after street party in Limerick

Cathy Halloran, Mid West Correspondent, reports on a major Garda operation launched in Limerick last night following a street party which contravened public health regulations.

Limerick residents concerned for safety following street party

Limerick residents concerned for safety following street party

Elena Secas, Labour Party Councillor with Limerick City and County Council, says the Castletroy street party is the latest of many worries for local residents.

Covid-19 having life-changing impacts upon some

Covid-19 having life-changing impacts upon some

Helen Donohoe speaks to people suffering the effects of 'long Covid'; Dr. Liam Townsend, Specialist Registrar of Infectious Diseases St James's Hospital, says one year on from the start of the pandemic there are a number of patients who still have persistent symptoms.

Jesuit Order appeals to abuse survivors to come forward

Jesuit Order appeals to abuse survivors to come forward

Maeve Lewis, Chief Executive officer of One in Four, sayswe could be looking at very large numbers of people abused by Fr Joseph Marmion.

Government accused of putting the banks before people

Government accused of putting the banks before people

Ged Nash, Labour Spokesperson on Finance, Public Expenditure and Reform, on AIB's deal to buy Goodbody Stockbrokers for €138 million.

Minister says behaviour by Davy gravely falls short of expected standards

Minister says behaviour by Davy gravely falls short of expected standards

Paschal Donohoe, Minister for Finance, on Davy's €4 million fine for breaching market rules and AIB's decision to buy stockbroking firm Goodbody for €138 million.

Nicola Sturgeon prepares to appear before Holyrood Inquiry

Nicola Sturgeon prepares to appear before Holyrood Inquiry

Paul Hutcheon, Political Editor of the Daily Record, reports on a red letter day for SNP leader Nicola Sturgeon.

Adopted children continue to look for answers and call for tracing legislation

Adopted children continue to look for answers and call for tracing legislation

Aoife Hegarty reports on Ireland's illegal adoptions.

Effect of Climate Action Plan upon country's electricity system

Effect of Climate Action Plan upon country's electricity system

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

Dublin International Film Festival goes online

Dublin International Film Festival goes online

Grainne Humphreys, Dublin International Film Festival Director, discusses the festival's move to a fully online experience due to Covid-19, and how the industry has been hit a year into the pandemic.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Sinéad Egan.

8:10 am It Says In The Papers

8:10 am It Says In The Papers

Presented by Sinéad Egan.

7:35am Sports News

7:35am Sports News

Presented by Pauric Lodge.

8:35am Sports News

8:35am Sports News

Presented by Pauric Lodge.

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Presented by Brian Finn who speaks to Eamonn Crowley, CEO at Permanent TSB.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Andrew Doran-Sherlock 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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