Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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Morning Ireland Monday 12 April 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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

Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions begin to ease from today

Level 5 Covid-19 restrictions begin to ease from today

Mary Regan, political reporter, on the nationwide easing of Covid-19 restrictions.

Legal issues surrounding mandatory hotel quarantine

Legal issues surrounding mandatory hotel quarantine

Dr Jennifer Kavanagh, Lecturer in Law at Waterford Institute of Technology, explains the constitutionality of mandatory hotel quarantine.

'People who are vaccinated will have freer travel' - Government on hotel quatrantine

'People who are vaccinated will have freer travel' - Government on hotel quatrantine

Stephen Donnelly, Minister for Health, discusses the easing of certain Covid-19 restrictions and mandatory hotel quarantine.

Excitement grows as vaccinated people set to meet again

Excitement grows as vaccinated people set to meet again

Cillian Sherlock speaks to two women who are looking forward to meeting up after receiving their second doses of a Covid-19 vaccine.

Final phase of school reopening as last students return to classroom

Final phase of school reopening as last students return to classroom

Teresa Mannion reports from St. Flannan's College in Ennis where some students are returning to school for the first time since Christmas.

Progress in resolving issues around Northern Ireland protocol amid pause in unrest

Progress in resolving issues around Northern Ireland protocol amid pause in unrest

Vincent Kearney, Northern Editor, discusses violent protests in Northern Ireland in recent days; Tony Connelly, Europe Editor, reports on the prospect of a new joint document on resolving the outstanding issues around the Northern Ireland Protocol.

'I don't have the words to describe this' - Rachael Blackmore on historic Aintree win

'I don't have the words to describe this' - Rachael Blackmore on historic Aintree win

Rachael Blackmore talks about how she made history at Aintree on Saturday when she became the first female jockey ever to win the Grand National on Minella Times.

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.

7:35am 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

Brian Finn speaks to Simon Barry, Chief Economist with Ulster Bank.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Paul Downes of Met Éireann.

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Kate Egan.

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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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