Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Tuesday 5 February 2013
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
Fergal Keane outlines the findings of the McAleese Report into state involvement with the Magdalene Laundries between 1922 and 1996
Philip Boucher-Hayes reports on the latest development in the horsemeat contamination scandal and names Martin McAdam as a meat trader who unwittingly provided several companies with Polish product contaminated with horse DNA
Prof Diarmaid Ferriter looks at the role the laundries played in Irish society, politics and culture
Brian Lally hears the stories of women sent to the laundries and gets their reaction to the McAleese Report
Professor of Economics at NUI Galway, John McHale on negotiations for our promissory note payment of 3.1 Billion Euro due at the end of March.
Cllr Sally Mulready of the Irish Women's Survivors Network reacts to the McAleese Report into the Magdalene Laundries
Prof James Smith of Justice for Magdalene group and author of "Ireland's Magdalene Laundries and the Nation's Architecture of Containment" reacts to the McAleese Report
John Cooke brings us this three part series looking at homelessness, and moving those in hotels to hubs.
Exclusive reports from Drivetime's John Cooke who to some of the 160 Syrian Refugees adjusting to life in County Roscommon.
Presenter: Mary Wilson