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Drivetime Tuesday 18 December 2012
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
Dr Stephen Kinsella Lecturer in Economics in the University of Limerick.
In a seasonal column for Drivetime, Olivia remembers a man she looked up to
SDLIP leader Dr Alasdair McDonnell, MP for South Belfast, responds to the ongoing violence, following the Belfast City Council Union flag decision
Frances Shanahan reports that most people will have traditional turkey and ham for Christmas dinner - but fewer will eat a fruit cake
The government has decided to legislate for abortion on the basis of the X Case decision. Drivetime's team outlines the decision.
The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .
Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon
Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report
Presenter: Mary Wilson