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Friday 14th August

How do bus operators feel about plans to run at full capacity for the new school term

Fergal Barton, of the Coach Tourism and Transport Council and owner of Barton's Transport

Children's Ombudsman concerned about how calculated grades could affect disadvantaged children

Education Correspondent Emma O'Kelly reports

Galway mayor calls for civic reception for fishermen who found Ellen Glynn and Sarah Feeney

Cllr Mike Cubbard, Mayor of Galway

One of the two young women rescued off Galway bay yesterday has been speaking about her ordeal

Teresa Mannion reports

Top-up to restart grant scheme for businesses in Kildare, Laois and Offaly

Mary Fennin Byrne part-owner of Clanard Court Hotel in Athy

The Government to announce financial supports for businesses in the Midlands

Mary Regan of our political staff reports

Carrolls Cuisine in Tullamore given the all clear to resume production

Fergal O'Brien reports

Thursday 13th August

Dog training charity appeals for people to open their homes

Jennifer Dowler, Chief executive of Dogs for the Disabled appeasl for people to open their homes so they can resume their dog training programme to help children with physical disabilities.

Rescued paddle boarders to be flown to hospital

John Draper, Divisional Controller at Valentia Coastguard says the two women are being brought by helicopter to Galway University hospital

Legal challenge over exclusion of home schooled student

Education Correspondent Emma O'Kelly reports that the High Court has been told that a Mayo Leaving Certificate student who has been taught entirely at home by his mother can not received Calculated Grades because there is no objective record of his academic attainment at any level.

Some meat industry workers 'petrified' of getting Covid-19, committee hears

Maggie Doyle of our political staff reports that unions have been telling TDs at the Committee workers are afraid of the virus and there has been criticism of the Health and Safety Authority

What rights do working parents have during a pandemic?

Eddie Keane - lecturer in employment law at University of Limerick outlines what rights working parents have if they are unable to send a child with symptoms to school - can they - or should they - stay at home from work?

Martin in first meeting with Johnson at Hillsborough

Northern Editor Tommie Gorman reports that British Prime Minister Boris Johnson is holding his first face to face meeting with Taoiseach Michéal Martin in Belfast today

Arrest after man stabbed to death in Dublin

Laura Hogan reports that the incident happened at a house in Clontarf in North Dublin early this morning

Successful outcome to difficult overnight search

Barry Heskin from the RNLI says there are huge celebrations in Galway following the rescue of the two women.

Missing paddle boarders found clinging to lobster pot

Teresa Mannion reports that the two women were found alive by a local fishing boat after 15 hours at sea.

Wednesday 12th August

Lordship local community reaction to guilty verdict in trial of the murder of Garda Adrian Donohue

We hear from Minister for Justice Helen McEntee, Garda Adrian Donohoe's brother, Garda Colm Donohoe makes a statement outside the Central Criminal Courts, and our North East Correspondent Sinead Hussey tells us what the verdict means for the people in Lordship Co. Louth

NPHET to review the latest trends on Covid-19

Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers reports

Family of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe give their reaction to verdict

From the Central Criminal Court...

The story of the longest murder trial in the history of the state

RTE PrimeTime's Security Correspondent Barry Cummins will bring us the story of the years of investigation that had led to 122 days court sittings over 28 weeks where Aaron Brady has been found guilty of the capital murder of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe

The impact of the investigation on the friends and family of Detective Garda Adrian Donohoe

We hear from Seamus Savage is a long time friend of the Donohoe's, and Detective Inspector Pat Marry was the lead officer in charge of the investigation based out of Dundalk Garda Station

GRA reaction to guilty verdict for the murder of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe

President of the Garda Representative Association, Jim Mulligan

Aaron Brady is guilty of the capital murder of Det Garda Adrian Donohoe in Louth in January 2013

Dyane Connor reports

Tuesday 11th August

Tourism initiative Kildare urging locals to enjoy what's on their doorstep

CEO of Into Kildare, Áine Mangan

Fair City back on screens in early September

Executive Producer Brigie De Courcy

The Adoption Authority publishes annual report showing 79 domestic adoption orders granted in 2019

Patricia Carey CEO of the Adoption Authority of Ireland

'Do not consume notice' issued last Friday remains in place for water supplies on Achill Island

Sean Laffey, Head of Asset Management with Irish Water

Is a face visor as effective as a cloth face mask?

Joan O'Sullivan asks shoppers in Dublin City Centre what they think, and we hear from Dr Nuala O'Connor who is the Covid lead for the Irish College of General Practitioners with her expert advice

The most common underlying medical condition for those diagnosed with Covid-19 remains chronic heart disease - HSPC

Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers reports

Auckland in lockdown after first local Covid-19 cases in 102 days

Cathy O'Sullivan, Irishwoman in Auckland with NewsHub New Zealand

Monday 10th August

Ireland's 14-day incidence of Covid-19 cases per 100,000 now higher than the UK - ECDC

Health Correspondent Fergal Bowers reports

Belarus leader of the opposition Svetlana Tikhanovskaya's ties to Roscrea, County Tipperary

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya has refused to recognise the result of the latest general election, as the incumbent Alexander Lukashenko won a sixth term as president according to an exit poll with 80 per cent of the vote. Ms Tikhanovskaya spent many summers in Roscrea in County Tipperary where she received respite following the Chernobyl disaster

The latest figures on Pandemic Unemployment Payment

Economics Correspondent Robert Shortt reports

Third cabinet Minister in Lebanon resigns over blast

Journalist in Beirut Luna Safwan reports

Testing protocol to be put in place for meat factories

SIPTU has said the trade union and Meat Industry Ireland have agreed to engage with the HSE with regard to a putting in place testing protocol for workers in the sector which will ensure rapid testing and rapid results - Fergal O'Brien reports

Abbeyleix Parish Priest on the impact of restrictions on local community

Father Paddy Byrne, Parish Priest of Abbeyleix

Doing business in a localised lockdown

Teresa Mannion speaks to businesses in Tullamore and the latest with Carroll's Cuisine factory

Bank of Ireland to reimburse customers targeted in 'smishing' fraud

Business reporter Adam Maguire reports

Friday 7th August

Fota welcomes three cheetah cubs

Julien Fonteneau, Lead Ranger in the Carnivore section in Fota in Cork

Reaction to calls on GAA to postpone matches

Kieran Cunningham, Chief Sports Writer with the Irish Daily Star on the reaction to calls from some TDs for the GAA County Boards to postpone matches in light of Covid-19 outbreaks

Gardaí disappointed by high number of traffic offences

Assistant Commisioner in charge of Roads Policing & Community Engagement, Paula Hilman on how gardaí are disappointed by the high number of road traffic offences detected last weekend

What can we learn from the reopening of schools in Denmark?

Nikolaj Skydsgaard, journalist with Reuters based in Copenhagen

Changing consumer trends as a result of the pandemic

Siobhan Maguire, Consumer Journalist on how the pandemic has changed the way we shop

Michael Gove in Belfast over post-Brexit trade system

Michael Gove, British Cabinet Minister speaks to our Northern Editor Tommie Gorman on his visit to Northern Ireland today

TD says we should listen to the experts on localised restrictions

Dr Cathal Berry, Indpendent TD for Kildare says people should listen to the health experts/officials regarding localised restrictions due to Covid-19

Should the GAA cancel matches in the affected counties this weekend?

Barry Cowen, Fianna Fáil TD for Laois-Offaly

Localised restrictions not ruled out after case rises

Ciaran Mullooly, Midlands Correspondent is in the village of Timahoe, County Kildare getting reaction from people there

Thursday 6th August

Swimming ban in place at west Clare beaches

Cathal Brodie, chartered environmental scientist with Clare Co. Council says that bathers are being advised not to swim at Lahinch, White Strand Miltown Malbay, Spanish Point and Kilkee beaches due to increased bacterial levels in the water.

Tributes paid to teenager who died at Powerscourt Waterfall

Coleraine Grammar School Principal David Curruthers says the 15 year old was a popular student there.

Mass temperature checks at airports not likely to be effective - HIQA

Dr. Mairín Ryan - deputy Chief Executive of Hiqa says mass temperature screening at airports is not likely to be effective in limiting the spread of Covid-19 and there is is no evidence of long term immunity from Coronavirus

Back to School Allowance budget to be increased

Minister for Employment Affairs and Social Protection Heather Humphreys has said the Back to School Allowance budget will be increased to €153 million euro

Two facing charges over NAMA's Project Eagle loan sale

Northern Editor Tommie Gorman reports that two men are to be charged with fraud relating to the sale of NAMA's Northern Ireland loan book, following an investigation of the deal known as Project Eagle

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