This site uses cookies to improve your experience and to provide services and advertising. By continuing to browse, you agree to the use of cookies described in our Cookies Policy. You may change your settings at any time but this may impact on the functionality of the site. To learn more see our Cookies Policy.
OK
Dublin: 10 °C Wednesday 22 May, 2019
Advertisement

The 9 at 9: Friday

Here’s all the news you need to know this Friday morning.

Image: Shutterstock/Lisovskaya Natalia

Updated Apr 26th 2019, 8:48 AM

EVERY MORNING TheJournal.ie brings you the stories you need to know as you wake up. 

1. #STORM HANNAH: A third weather warning has been issued by Met Éireann ahead of Storm Hannah’s arrival later today. 

2. #VACCINATIONS: The HSE has said falling take-up rates for a childhood vaccination against a dangerous type of meningitis are of “critical concern” in internal briefings. 

3. #NORTHERN IRELAND: Talks aimed at restoring Northern Ireland’s power-sharing executive involving the country’s main parties are expected to be announced today.

4. #ATM: The PSNI has recovered two ATMs after they were stolen from a supermarket in Ballymena, Co Antrim overnight.

5. #ATTACK: Gardaí have launched an investigation after a suspected device was thrown through a window of a house in Co Louth last night. 

6. #VIOLENCE: An additional €1.5 million in funding is set to be provided to frontline services combating domestic, sexual and gender-based violence in Ireland. 

7. #ADVERTISING: The Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland has dismissed a complaint about a Cadbury Creme Egg promotional campaign. 

8. #NORTH KOREA: President Vladimir Putin says he’s willing to share details with the United States about his summit with Kim Jong Un.

9. #SRI LANKA: Sri Lanka’s top police official has resigned over failures that led to a series of deadly bomb attacks on Easter Sunday.

On the go? You can now listen to the 9 at 9 as an audio bulletin from TheJournal.ie, supported by Volkswagen. Get started by hitting the button below.

  • Share on Facebook
  • Email this article
  •  

Read next:

COMMENTS

This is YOUR comments community. Stay civil, stay constructive, stay on topic. Please familiarise yourself with our comments policy here before taking part.
write a comment

    Leave a commentcancel