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    Drivetime Wednesday 6 February 2013



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

    Government plans to liquidate IBRC

    Conor Brophy reports on emerging news of a deal on the promissory notes and the liquidation of the former Anglo Irish Bank

    Fallout from McAleese Report

    Brian Dowling assesses the political fall-out from the government's failure to apologise to the victims of the Magdalene Laundries, while solicitor Dave Coleman looks at how redress scheme might work

    Details of promissory note deal emerge

    David Murphy and Cliff Taylor discuss the emerging details of the deal to replace the promissory notes and liquidate IBRC

    Further details of horsemeat contamination emerges

    Philip Boucher-Hayes reveals more about how imported horsemeat ended up in processing plants north and south of the border

    Labour demands an apology for the Magdalene Laundry victims

    Labour TD Ciara Conway says the Taoiseach must apologise

    Olivia O'Leary column

    Olivia column focuses on Justice Minister Alan Shatter

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