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    Drivetime Wednesday 2 January 2013



    Philip Boucher-Hayes presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day


    Child Benefit Cuts and Childcare Alternatives

    Child benefit cuts kick in today - how will this affect families and what childcare alternatives are on offer. Jim Power, chief economist with Friends First discusses the options.


    Murder of Aid Workers in Pakistan

    The funerals have taken place of the seven aid workers who were gunned down on their way home from a children's community centre yesterday. Victor Mallet, South Asia Burerau Chief with the Financial Times discusses the unfolding situation in Pakistan.

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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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