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Morning Ireland Tuesday 6 April 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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

'Highly dishonorable to let this happen' - INTO on new vaccine rollout

'Highly dishonorable to let this happen' - INTO on new vaccine rollout

John Boyle, General Secretary of the Irish National Teachers Organisation, explains how teachers are likely to respond to the Government's decision not to vaccinate them as a priority.

'We are not looking to skip the queue but teachers are frontline workers' - ASTI

'We are not looking to skip the queue but teachers are frontline workers' - ASTI

Kieran Christie, General Secretary of the Association of Secondary Teachers in Ireland, explains how teachers are likely to respond to the Government's decision not to vaccinate them as a priority.

Frustration over vaccine rollout could lead to industrial action by teachers

Frustration over vaccine rollout could lead to industrial action by teachers

Emma O Kelly, Education Correspondent, outlines what is expected to happen at this week's teacher conferences.

Chance of transmitting Covid-19 dramatically falls when outside

Chance of transmitting Covid-19 dramatically falls when outside

Professor Clíona Ní Cheallaigh, Consultant in Infectious Diseases at St James' Hospital in Dublin, discusses HPSC data showing that 0.1% of Covid-19 cases are linked to outdoor transmission.

Further countries may be placed on mandatory hotel quarantine list

Further countries may be placed on mandatory hotel quarantine list

Aengus Cox gets reaction from members of the Irish Community in France to the country possibly being put on the mandatory hotel quarantine list while Christina Finn, Political Correspondent with The Journal, reports on the rift this may cause in government.

Covid-19 changes how the Citizens Assembly operates

Covid-19 changes how the Citizens Assembly operates

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs Correspondent, examines how the Citizens Assembly is operating during the pandemic.

George Floyd murder trial hears Derek Chauvin violated policy

George Floyd murder trial hears Derek Chauvin violated policy

Brian O'Donovan, Washington Correspondent, reports on the George Floyd murder trial.

Tom and Molly Martens offered plea deals

Tom and Molly Martens offered plea deals

Ralph Riegel, Southern Correspondent with the Irish Independent, discusses the plea deals offered to Tom and Molly Martens who were convicted for the murder of Limerick man Jason Corbett.

Donegal man Ronan McLaughlin sets new Everesting record

Donegal man Ronan McLaughlin sets new Everesting record

Ronan McLaughlin, Irish cyclist, discusses his world record achievement in the Everesting challenge.

Dr. Veronica Dunne dies at the age of 93

Dr. Veronica Dunne dies at the age of 93

Celine Byrne, Irish soprano, on the passing of internationally renowned soprano and music teacher Dr. Veronica Dunne who died yesterday at the age of 93.

7:10am It Says In The Papers

7:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle.

8:10am It Says In The Papers

8:10am It Says In The Papers

Presented by John S. Doyle.

7:35am Sports News

7:35am Sports News

Presented by Darren Frehill.

8:35am Sports News

8:35am Sports News

Presented by Darren Frehill.

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Adam Maguire speaks to Adie McGennis, founder of the Ireland Gateway To Europe.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Gavin Gallagher of Met Éireann.

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings.

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Programme Highlights

Integration in education key to tackling racism

In the last in her series on racism in Ireland, Ailbhe Conneely, Religion & Social Affairs Correspondent, looks at how one Cork school has achieved integration amongst students and teachers.

Reported incidents of racism rising in Ireland

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs & Religion Correspondent, explores how the number of reported racist incidents in the country is on the rise

Online racism a growing problem in Ireland

Ailbhe Conneely, Social Affairs & Religion Correspondent, reports on what's been done across sport, the arts, and media to tackle racism in Ireland.

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