Today With Sean O Rourke Monday 8 February 2016

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.

Family Court

Family Court

This morning we made another visit to Dolphin House and the family courts. But a recent change has meant the introduction of children to give the Judge their side of the story. Valerie Cox was there.

Gangland Killing at The Regency Hotel in Dublin

John O'Brien, Retired Chief Superintendent at the Crime and Security Section, Garda HQ, Frances Fitzgerald, Minister for Justice, Padraig McLoughlin, Sinn Fein Spokesperson for Justice and Equality, Paul Williams, Special Correspondent, Irish Independent, Michael O'Toole, Crime Correspondent, The Star

Shooting at the Regency Hotel

Shooting at the Regency Hotel

High alert as gang warfare intensifies - We spoke this morning to retired Chief Super John O'Brien, Paul Williams, Padraig MacLochlainn and Justice Minister Frances Fitzgerald.

Mental Health: Grief

Professor Jim Lucey, Medical Director, St. Patricks Hospital in Dublin

Election 2016: Leaders

Richard Boyd Barrett, People Before Profit, Ruth Coppinger, Anti-Austerity Alliance

Leaders PBP and AAA

Leaders PBP and AAA

Our series of leaders interviews, ahead of the general election, now brings us to the recently formed Anti-Austerity People Before Profit Alliance, a party formed officially back in October, but one that also maintains each of these entities in their own right...

So we had a member from each group joining us in studio this morning, Richard Boyd Barrett from People Before Profit, and Ruth Coppinger from the Anti-Austerity Alliance.

Family Courts

Valerie Cox reports

Weekend Sport

Weekend Sport

Now to the weekend in sport...shared spoils in our Six Nations it glass half full, as we rescued a draw in the dying minutes...or glass half empty as we let a 13-point lead slip...

And in National League football, Roscommon made history with a win on Kerry turf...

For all this, plus soccer, Super Bowl and the rest of the sporting action, Stephen Ferris, former Ireland and Lions rugby international, sports writer Orla Bannon and author and broadcaster Damian Lawlor joined Sean this morning.



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