Today With Sean O Rourke Wednesday 23 July 2014

Today with Sean O'Rourke

Today with Sean O'Rourke

The mid-morning current affairs magazine with the stories of the day, sharp analysis, sports coverage, in-depth features and consumer interest.

MacGill Summer School

MacGill Summer School

This morning's programme came from the MacGill Summer in Glenties, Co. Donegal.

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Mary Coughlan

Mary Coughlan, Fromer Tanaiste and F.F. Minister

Poetry

Niall O'hAnnagain reads 'Its A Far Cry' by Patrick McGill and Postscript by Seamus Heaney

Political Discussion

Joe McHugh, Newly appointed Junior Minister for the Gaeltacht, Lucinda Creighton, Reform Alliance and Lise Hand, Irish Independent

Donegal Football Manager

Jim McGuinness

Business in Donegal

Business in Donegal

Determination, Imagination, horsey holidays and a boy who loved fishing and making fires...they're all part of the ingredients of successful businesses in Co Donegal.  Valerie Cox has been looking at some of them.

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Netherlands

Netherlands

Wooden coffins bearing the remains of some of the passengers on flight MH17 are due to be flown from the city of Kharkiv in Ukraine to the Netherlands today.

Dutch officials say that only 200 bodies have arrived in Kharkiv, not 282 as claimed by separatists in Ukraine.

From Eindhoven airport the remains will go to a military facility in the city of Hilversum for identification, a process Dutch officials say could take months.

The BBC’s Anna Holligan was on the line from Eindhoven.

The Forgotton Country

Martin McHugh, Former Donegal Footballer and Businessman, Liam O'Cuinneagain, Former Chair of Udaras na Gaeltachta, Mary Crossan, CoOrdinator of the St. Johnston Resource Centre in East Donegal, Michael Daly, Donegal Democrat

Who was Patrick McGill

Frank Galligan, Writer and Broadcaster and Dr. Joe Mulholland

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Sister Consilio

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