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    Drivetime Wednesday 19 June 2013



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

    SUSI grant system quizzed by Oireachtas Education Ctte.

    Joanna Tuffy, Labour TD and chair of the Joint Education Committee on the SUSI student grant scheme. She also spoke about accussing the Taoiseach of 'populist nonsense' when it came to the debate over the future of the Seanad, and said he is caught up in a "presidential style of leadership.'

    Syria - The 7 Points agreed by the G8

    Professor Fawaz Gerges Director of the Middle East Centre at the London School of Economics analysis the 7 point plan

    Exams 2013

    DCU economist Tony Foley casts his eye over the Leaving Certificate Economics paper for Drivetime.

    Abortion free votes

    Fergal Keane talks to Caroline Simons of the Pro Life Campaign about upcoming abortion legislation

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    The Irishman who discovered Blur

    The band we know now as Blur was actually discovered by Irish music journalist, Leo Finlay. As the super group played Electric Picnic last weekend, Leo's son, Colm made this moving piece about what the band meant to his dad, who died at the age of 32.

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