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Morning Ireland Wednesday 12 May 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Gavin Jennings and Mary Wilson.

Morning Ireland, Wednesday 12th May

Morning Ireland, Wednesday 12th May

Live news, sports and business presented by Gavin Jennings and Mary Wilson.

Emotional day of relief for families of Ballymurphy victims

Emotional day of relief for families of Ballymurphy victims

Pádraig Ó Muirigh, Solicitor for the Ballymurphy families, reacts the findings of the inquest which said all 10 people who were shot and killed were "entirely innocent."

British Government to protect former soldiers in Northern Ireland

British Government to protect former soldiers in Northern Ireland

Sean Whelan, London Correspondent, reports from the Commons Defence Committee on intentions to legislate to fulfil an election promise to protect former soldiers who had served in Northern Ireland from prosecution.

'He wasn't a gunman, he was a good man' - reaction to inquest

'He wasn't a gunman, he was a good man' - reaction to inquest

Geraldine McGrattan gives her reaction to the findings into Ballymurphy, where her uncle was killed.

Calls for further investigation into past following Ballymurphy findings

Calls for further investigation into past following Ballymurphy findings

Denis Bradley, former Vice-Chairman of the Northern Ireland Policing Board, discusses the inquest into the Ballymurphy massacre.

Violence continues to escalate between Israel and Palestine

Violence continues to escalate between Israel and Palestine

Bel Trew, Middle East Correspondent for the London Independent, on the ongoing clashes between Israel and Palestine and international calls for talks.

'New legislation rebalances rights of adopted people' - Minister O'Gorman

'New legislation rebalances rights of adopted people' - Minister O'Gorman

Roderic O'Gorman, Minister for Children, believes new legislation allowing adopted people access to their birth certificates is robust and not legally vulnerable.

Housing dominates political agenda once again

Housing dominates political agenda once again

Michéal Lehane, Political Correspondent, on the political issues of the day.

Preparations for Eid as Ramadan comes to an end

Preparations for Eid as Ramadan comes to an end

Cian McCormack reports as Ramadan comes to an end tonight with 'Eid al-Fitr' - a time of worship, sharing and celebration - starting tomorrow.

Bathing water in Ireland is improving

Bathing water in Ireland is improving

Mary Gurrie of the EPA discusses the latest bathing water quality report.

Visitors ready to flock to Lisdoonvarna in search of love

Visitors ready to flock to Lisdoonvarna in search of love

Julie Carr, Head of Marketing and PR for Lisdoonvarna Match Making Festival explains why many Americans have taken a keen interest in the event in recent weeks.

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 Ronan Lyons, Associate Professor in Economics at Trinity College Dublin.

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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