Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm

    Drivetime Friday 26 July 2013



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

    What has austerity done for us?

    ... and what have we had to do for austerity?


    Regional Papers with John O'Connor

    John O'Connor looks through this week's local and regional newspapers

    Chester Beatty - the man who bequethed a museum to Ireland

    Pauric Dempsey of the Royal Irish Academy

    Drivetime heads west to 'Boffin

    Brian Lally heads west to report on a deserted village on Inisboffin in the company of Michael Gibbons and Tom Burke

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    New Witness in Toscan Du Plantier case

    "The guards didn't seem to believe it was her I had seen" Philip Boucher Hayes tracked down and spoke to a witness who believes he has significant information on the Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder case.

    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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