Morning Ireland

Morning Ireland

Mon - Fri • 07:00 - 09:00

Mary Wilson

Mary Wilson joined Morning Ireland in 2020 after 14 years presenting the evening Drivetime programme. Before that, she was RTÉ's Legal Affairs Editor for 10 years, and prior to that, worked as a reporter across all areas of RTÉ news and current affairs programming on radio and television.

Mary first worked with the RTÉ 89FM radio station on Union Quay in Cork and moved to Donnybrook, Dublin, in 1990.

She was named Journalist of the Year in 2000 and was a winner in the Law Society Media Awards for news broadcasts and documentaries. Drivetime also won several PPI National Radio Awards.

Mary is a native of Drangan, Co. Tipperary, is the mother of one daughter, and enjoys travel, music, hill walking and relaxing at home with good TV boxed sets.

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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