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Drivetime Friday 8 February 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Demonstrations in Tunisia

Demonstrations in Tunisia

Wednesday's assassination of left wing politician Chokri Belaid has thrown the country into turmoil. Protesters are gathering in the streets as an increasingly shaky government struggles to maintain order. Journalist Mischa Benoit Lavelle reports from Tunis.

Regional Newspaper Review

Regional Newspaper Review

Dave O'Connell's pick of the week's regional and local newspapers

Paddy Duffy's radio column

...and this week, Paddy's feeling a little sorry for Strabane

This Week in History

This Week in History

Pauric Dempsey marks 30 years since the disappearance of Shergar

Fracking in the USA Part 1

In the first of two reports, Carole Coleman hears from both sides of the debate on shale drilling or fracking

Programme Highlights

Syrian Refugees

The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .

Hen and Stag Parties

Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon

Hen and Stag Parties

Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report

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