1. Tributes have been flooding in for Stephen Hawking who died age 76 yesterday. His three children made a statement saying, "He was a great scientist and an extraordinary man whose work and legacy will live on for many years. We will miss him forever”.
2. Met Eireann have forcast thundery rainstorms for today. Leinster and parts of Munster are at risk of flooding.
3. Zayn Malik and Gigi Hadid have split up. Both released statements on social media and vow to remain friends.
4. An average pint of Guinness in Dublin will set you back €4.94 making it the second most expensive place in Ireland and the UK for a drink. The London average comes out on top at €5.70.
5. And finally, don't forget to tune into Fully Charged ever morning this week. We have Taylor Swift tickets up for grabs.
Graham and Nathan have your 5 Things You Need To Know every morning from 8:35 on Fully Charged.