Today With Sean O Rourke Wednesday 29 March 2017
Brexit begins today. Just around two hours from now, a letter – signed by British Prime Minister Theresa May – will be hand delivered to Donald Tusk, the President of the European Council, saying 'Dear EU, we’re leaving...'
So the two-year countdown begins today for the UK’s exit from the European Union.
Joining us this morning were Dara murphy, Minister of State for European Affairs, Liam Halligan, Economist, broadcaster and columnist with the Daily Telegraph, who supported Brexit.... And Dan O'Brien, Chief Economist at the Institute of International and European Affairs and columnist with Independent News and Media.
Organ Donation Awareness Week
Two hundred and ninety six organ transplants took place in this country last year and one of the more unusual ones was a mother to daughter kidney transplant. Joining us this morning were Liz Delaney and her daughter, Michaela.
Organ Donor Cards can also be obtained by phoning the Irish Kidney Association LoCall 1890 543639 or Freetext the word DONOR to 50050. Visit website www.ika.ie. It is now possible to store an organ donor card, the ‘ecard’ on Smart mobile phones. Simply search for ‘Donor ECard’ at the iPhone Store or Android Market Place.