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    Drivetime Wednesday 31 October 2012



    Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day


    New regulations on tooth whitening products

    Della Kiloy talks some of the dental clinics affected by new regulations. From today, consumers can only be sold tooth whitening products that contain no more than 0.1% hydrogen peroxide.


    Fergal Keane - Clinton and Biden in the Rust Belt

    Fergal's been to a rally, which was addressed by former President Bill Clinton and Vice President Joe Biden. Youngstown, Ohio, is in the middle of America's "rust belt", where the ailing automobile industry is a key issue in this election


    Sale of Ashford Castle

    Fancy owning one of Ireland's most famous hotels? One of Ireland's most iconic hotels - Ashford Castle in Mayo - is for sale - for around €25 million. We talk to Tom Barrett, head of hotels and leisure for Savills Ireland.


    ASH Ireland seek 60 cent rise in cost of pack of cigarettes

    As ASH Ireland urge Minister Michael Noonan to put an additional 60 cents on the price of a pack of 20 cigarettes in the Budget, we ask Dr. Ross Morgan, Chairman of ASH Ireland if the increased price will prevent people taking up smoking - while helping others to quit...

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    New Witness in Toscan Du Plantier case

    "The guards didn't seem to believe it was her I had seen" Philip Boucher Hayes tracked down and spoke to a witness who believes he has significant information on the Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder case.

    The Irishman who discovered Blur

    The band we know now as Blur was actually discovered by Irish music journalist, Leo Finlay. As the super group played Electric Picnic last weekend, Leo's son, Colm made this moving piece about what the band meant to his dad, who died at the age of 32.

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