Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

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Morning Ireland Thursday 13 May 2021

Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Live news, sports, weather and traffic, presented by Rachael English and Aine Lawlor.

Fear of 'all-out war' breaking out between Israel and Hamas

Fear of 'all-out war' breaking out between Israel and Hamas

Bel Trew, London Indepenent Middle East Correspondent, speaks to us from Jerusalem on the ongoing conflict.

Row over cheese plant in Kilkenny gathers pace

Row over cheese plant in Kilkenny gathers pace

Conor Kane, South East Correspondent, discusses the deepening cheese plant row in Co Kilkenny - which is impacting on jobs, farmers, the environment and the Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael-Green Party coalition.

Cheese plant leads to clashes between environment and agriculture sectors

Cheese plant leads to clashes between environment and agriculture sectors

Dr Elaine McGoff, Natural Environment Officer for An Taisce, and Eamon Sheehan, a Glanbia supplier and farmer from Cuffe's Grange in Co Kilkenny, discusses the deepening cheese plant row in Co Kilkenny - which is impacting on jobs, farmers, the environment and the Fianna Fáil-Fine Gael-Green Party coalition.

Ballymurphy families angered by Downing Street statement

Ballymurphy families angered by Downing Street statement

General Richard Dannatt says he has heartfelt sympathy for the Ballymurphy families, and it is a tragedy it took 50 years to get to the truth.

Property prices on the rise

Property prices on the rise

Cian McCormack reports on how increasing house prices in County Clare reflect a national trend.

Has remote working led to a better quality of life?

Has remote working led to a better quality of life?

Dr Frances Ruane, Chair of the National Competitiveness and Productivity Council, discusses the future of remote working in Ireland.

Life outside adds further obstacles for the blind

Life outside adds further obstacles for the blind

June Tinsley, Head of Advocacy at the National Council for the Blind explains the message behind the 'Change Your View' Campaign.

Role of women 100 years ago

Role of women 100 years ago

Sinead McCoole, Irish Historian and Curator of the new Mná 100 website, discusses the role women played in the forthcoming centenaries as we look to events leading up to the Truce of July 1921, Partition, and Civil War.

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 Des Cahill.

8:35am Sports News

8:35am Sports News

Presented by Des Cahill.

7:50am Business News

7:50am Business News

Gill Stedman speaks to Marian O'Gorman, founder of Champion Green.

Weather Forecast

Weather Forecast

Presneted by Andrew Doran Sherlock 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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