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Morning Ireland

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Morning Ireland Tuesday 4 May 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Mary Wilson.

Morning Ireland, Monday 4th May

Morning Ireland, Monday 4th May

Live news, sports and business presented by Rachael English and Mary Wilson.

'Most comprehensive affordable housing legislation ever' - Minister Darragh O'Brien

'Most comprehensive affordable housing legislation ever' - Minister Darragh O'Brien

Darragh O Brien, Minister for Housing, Local Government and Heritage, discusses the coalition's affordable housing plans and political issues of the day.

Minimum unit alcohol pricing to be considered by Cabinet

Minimum unit alcohol pricing to be considered by Cabinet

Micheál Lehane, Political Correspondent, on the Minister for health seeking Government approval to introduce a minimum unit price for alcohol products as soon as possible.

Nursing Home visits to increase this week

Nursing Home visits to increase this week

Pat McLoughlin, CEO of the Alzheimer Society of Ireland, welcomes the easing of restrictions around visits to nursing homes.

Indian health system crumbles under weight of Covid battle

Indian health system crumbles under weight of Covid battle

Mandakini Gahlot, journalist in New Delhi, discusses a surge in Covid-19 cases in India.

Different Covid-19 situations across Europe

Different Covid-19 situations across Europe

Tom Carstensen, Journalist based in Copenhagen, London based journalist Vincent McAviney and Stephanie van den Berg, Reuters News Service Correspondent in the Netherlands tell us what is happening in relation to the pandemic where they are.

Full weekday rail schedules resume today

Full weekday rail schedules resume today

Barry Kenny, Corporate Communications Manager with Iarnród Éireann, outlines the resumption of the full weekday rail schedule.

Cocaine trafficking to the EU rises in the pandemic

Cocaine trafficking to the EU rises in the pandemic

Michael O'Sullivan, Director of the Maritime Analysis and Operations Centre, says there has been a dramatic increase in the amount of cocaine seized by the agency.

Concerns raised over 'myths' related to cannabis

Concerns raised over 'myths' related to cannabis

Fiachra Ó Cionnaith reports on concerns significantly more potent cannabis products have led to a surge in people being hospitalised for physical and psychological issues.

Reported incidents of racism rising in Ireland

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,

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 Marie Hunt,Executive Director, Research. with CBRE.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presented by Deirdre Lowe of Met Éireann.

8am News Bulletin

8am News Bulletin

Presented by Brian Jennings.

Morning Ireland

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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