The Smart 7 Ireland Edition

by Daft Doris

The Smart 7 Ireland Edition is a brand new Irish version of the hugely successful daily news podcast.

Hosted by Paul Connolly, it will put your brain into top gear by bringing you the biggest Irish stories plus the latest from around the world every morning in just 7 minutes.

Everything from politics to entertainment, via sport and current affairs. It's your daily news espresso!

A fresh one gets uploaded every weekday at 7am.

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Part of the Smart 7 Network from Daft Doris

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  1. 07:33Ep 80. NIAC consider AstraZeneca for over 18's, HSE struggles to recover after cyberattack, Russia fires on British warship and Britney Spears back in court...Jun 24, 2021
  2. 06:19Ep 79. Donnelly worried about Delta Variant, DUP has (another) new leader, Greenpeace warns as Great Barrier Reef under threat...Jun 23, 2021
  3. 06:42Ep 78. Delta Variant on the rise in Ireland, DUP expected to appoint new leader, Amazon waste revealed and Love Island returns...Jun 22, 2021
  4. 06:30Ep 77. Good news on summer holidays, row over National Maternity Hospital, Coveney calls for calm as DUP due to pick new leader...Jun 21, 2021
  5. 08:01Ep 76. The Weekender - Chaos in DUP as Edwin Poots quits, Mica Protest in Dublin, and Normal People smashes IFTA record...Jun 19, 2021
  6. 07:22Ep 75. HSE says Delta Variant under control in Ireland, Edwin Poots quits as DUP leader after 20 days, Manchester bombing inquiry finds security lapses...Jun 18, 2021
  7. 07:22Ep 74. CMO wants more data on antigen testing, new verdict in Nora Quoirin inquest, Biden and Putin meet in Geneva and Love Island returns...Jun 17, 2021
  8. 07:00Ep 73. AstraZeneca jabs to be sped up, huge protests over Mica redress scheme, Joe Biden meets Putin and Normal People breaks IFTA record...Jun 16, 2021
  9. 07:14Ep 72. Travel restrictions loom as Delta Variant delays UK unlocking, EU launches Digital Covid Cert, Arlene Foster formally resigns and Ned Beatty RIPJun 15, 2021
  10. 07:22Ep 71. New travel restrictions likely for UK as Delta concern grows, G7 pressure on Boris over Northern Ireland, drama at Euros as Eriksen collapses...Jun 14, 2021