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    Drivetime Friday 25 January 2013



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

    Regional Newspapers

    John O'Connor finds stories of crime dominating the regional newspapers this week.

    Yvonne Nolan radio column

    In the final column of her current series, Yvonne peers behind the door of a country pub

    Scots Deputy First Minister Nicola Sturgeon

    To mark Burns Day, Philip Boucher-Hayes interviews Nicola Sturgeon, SNP deputy leader and Deputy First Minister of Scotland

    This Week in History

    UCD's Dr Sandra Scanlon marks the 40th anniversary of the Paris Peace Accords, which brought the Vietnam War to an end

    AGSI withdraw from Croke Park negotiations

    As the first Union to walk away, Irish Times Industrial Relations Correspondent Martin Wall talks through the implications

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