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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    The Benhaffaf twins, who were conjoined at birth, started school on Thursday. We spoke to their proud mother, Angie.

    Virginia Shootings

    Two journalists were shot dead while live on TV in Virginia in the United States on Wednesday. Mary spoke to Irish reporter, James Mahon who now works as a TV reporter in Virginia.

    The Migrant Trail

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