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    Drivetime Wednesday 27 February 2013



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

    Pope Benedict's last general audience

    While Pope Benedict's successor will be chosen in March we ask what will go on behind the scenes at the Vatican between this and the eventual white smoke from the chimneys of the Sistine Chapel. From Rome we're joined by John Allen, senior correspondent with the National Catholic Reporter.

    What's next for Croke Park II

    Now that the talks are over, what needs to happen before the agreement can be implemented. We talk to Bill Roche, professor of industrial relations at UCD.

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    Mairia Cahill - Exclusive Interview

    Labour's nominee for the Seanad, Mairia Cahill broke her silence on Thursday and spoke to Drivetime's Philip Boucher Hayes about her links with the dissident group, Republican Network for Unity.

    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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