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Drivetime Wednesday 1 May 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Bangladesh Workers Protest

Bangladesh Workers Protest

Workers in Bangladesh protest over conditions as the Clean Clothes Campiagn briefs the Oireachtas. Della Kilroy reports.

Abortion : Heads of the bill explained.

Abortion : Heads of the bill explained.

RTÉ's Health correspondent Fergal Bowers

Will the proposed legislation  give clarity to the medical profession?

Will the proposed legislation give clarity to the medical profession?

Barrister and medical doctor Simon Mills.

Minister of State at the Dept. of Health Kathleen Lynch

Minister of State at the Dept. of Health Kathleen Lynch

Minister Lynch was involved in drawing up the draft legislation

What's next for the draft legislation and what is the political reaction?

What's next for the draft legislation and what is the political reaction?

Drivetime's Fergal Keane

Reaction from 1 of only 3 perinatal psychiatrists in Ireland about the proposed abortion legislation.

Dr Joanne Fenton, consultant perinatal psychiatrist at the Coombe Women and Infants University Hospital.

Barrister Maria Steen of the Iona Institute.

Barrister Maria Steen of the Iona Institute.

Marches to mark May Day across Europe as unemployment reaches record highs.

Marches to mark May Day across Europe as unemployment reaches record highs.

We focus on 2 bail out countries - Greece and Portugal. Helena Smith, Athens correspondent for the Guardian newspaper and Peter Wise The Financial Times correspondent in Lisbon.

Jobs for 3 in every 5 Job Bridge Interns

Jobs for 3 in every 5 Job Bridge Interns

Philip Boucher-Hayes analyses if the government is entitled to claim a victory for its scheme.

Programme Highlights

Loughton House

John Cooke reports from James Reilly's family home.

Kenny's Mojo is Back

The Taoiseach has once again defended his leadership of Fine Gael.

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