Today With Sean O Rourke Tuesday 28 June 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.

Water Charges

Water Charges

UK Labour Party in Turmoil

UK Labour Party in Turmoil

It’s being called a ‘corridor coup’...Jeremy Corbyn, leader of the British Labour Party, is under intense pressure to step down from his position, after a series of resignations and sackings from his shadow cabinet...

Since Hillary Benn was fired as shadow foreign secretary in the early hours of Sunday morning, a constant stream of resignations have followed, leading to a new Shadow Cabinet being unveiled yesterday, but no end to the calls for Corbyn to go...

Ken Livingstone, Former Mayor of London and one of Jeremy Corbyn’s most high profile supporters joined us on the line.

CAO Changes and College Fees

CAO Changes and College Fees

Brexit - Farmers on the Border

Brexit - Farmers on the Border

Now that the reality of Brexit is beginning to sink in and people are starting to anticipate the possible implications of it. Our reporter Evelyn O’Rourke spent the day in the border counties getting reaction from farmers and business people.

Euro 2016: Iceland Win - England Exit

Felix Bergson, Radio and TV Presenter, Iceland, Kame Nzerem, Channel 4 Sports Correspondent

Increase in Rent Supplement

Increase in Rent Supplement

Gardening

Gardening

Mid Summer is the time to start enjoying your Garden. Summer flowering plants are coming into flower with scented roses providing a splash of colour and scent. June remains the perfect time to plant new trees and summer flowering shrubs, it's also the right time to sow cottage garden plants from seed, and to take slips or cuttings from your favourite garden plants.

Racism post Brexit

Racism post Brexit

The need to take control of migration became a flashpoint issue in the lead up to the UK referendum on whether to leave the EU ......and four days on from the result it continues to cause controversy...

Since the result on Friday there has been a 57 per cent rise in hate crimes towards ethnic minorities around the UK....And with more than 800 000 Poles living in the UK the Polish community has borne much of the brunt of the backlash....

In one incident a Polish cultural centre in Hammersmith was graffitied over the weekend....

Chair of the Polish Social and Cultural Association Joanna Mludzinska who operates that cultural centre and Jakub Krupa, UK Correspondent for the Polish News Agency who is in London spoke to us this morning. 

 

Brexit - Mood in Belfast

Brexit - Mood in Belfast

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