Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Monday - Friday, 07.00 - 09.00

Emma McNamara

Emma McNamara presented business news on RTÉ Radio 1 from 2002.

Prior to working at RTÉ, she wrote for the business pages of various Irish broadsheet newspapers, both dailies and Sundays. She has also worked at Business and Finance magazine, and an online breaking business news service.

She has presented The Business on RTÉ Radio 1 and frequently edited the News at One before being appointed as an editor on Morning Ireland.

Emma grew up in Dublin and Toronto, then studied all sorts of things, from marine biology to Spanish, at UCG and UCD.

She plays tennis, watches rugby, couldn't name a single popstar and goes to the cinema .. maybe a little too often.

Morning Ireland

Programme Highlights

Will Santa bring Irish-made toys this Christmas?

Gill Stedman speaks to Irish toy companies about some of the products they're hoping will be a hit this Christmas

South Kerry greenway granted planning permission

Amy Ní Riada reports from Glenbeigh with reaction to An Bord Pleanála granting permission for a controversial greenway in South Kerry.

Call for national plan to help children of alcoholics

Ireland has called for a national strategy to help children who are growing up in households where parents are abusing alcohol.



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