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Drivetime Friday 1 February 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Government says yes to Kalydeco

Government says yes to Kalydeco

In a surprise move, the government has approved the expensive CF drug Kalydeco. Mary gets the reaction of Minister James Reilly, Philip Watt of CFI, and Katie Murphy, who has cystic fibrosis

Regional Newspapers

Regional Newspapers

Dave O'Connell takes a look through the week's local and regional newspapers

Polish meat tests reveal no horse DNA

Polish meat tests reveal no horse DNA

Damien O'Reilly speaks to Jaroslaw Naze, deputy head of the polish General Veterinary Inspectorate based in Warsaw - he tells Drivetime that the tests conducted at Polish meat plants show no horse DNA

Paddy Duffy radio column

In his Drivetime column this week, Paddy sees some links between Berlusconi, Healy-Rae and Cameron

Where next for B&Q?

Where next for B&Q?

Examinership expert Neil Hughes on the problems at B&Q in Ireland - and the examionership process

What is Life?

Pauric Dempsey marks the 70th anniversary of Schrodinger's famoous What Is Life lecture at Trinity College

Programme Highlights

Jonathan Sugarman

A full full year before the banking collapse, the Central Bank and the Financial Regulator were notified of breaches of banking regulations on a massive scale in Dublin.

Science Week

More than 800 events are taking place around the country

Gambling/Addiction Series

Barry Lenihan reports on gambling and addiction.

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