Drivetime

Drivetime

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Drivetime Friday 30 August 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

Audrey Carville presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

Seamus Heaney remembered

Seamus Heaney remembered

Professor Anthony Roche from UCD assesses Seamus Heaney's influence on Ireland and Irish literature.

Heaney - Prof Mary McAleese

Heaney - Prof Mary McAleese

The former president pays tribute to the late poet

Heaney - a range of tributes to the Nobel Laureate

Heaney - a range of tributes to the Nobel Laureate

From Niall MacMonagle, Olivia O'Leary, Pat Moylan and Colin Davidson

Regional Newspapers

Regional Newspapers

with John O'Connor

Referendum on Seanad abolition

Referendum on Seanad abolition

Barry Lenihan reports from the launch of the Democracy Matters campaign

The Tourism Season - Part 2

The Tourism Season - Part 2

Frances Shanahan reports. Plus reaction from Tourism Minister Michael Ring.

Britain may not be ready to take military action against Syria,  but France is.

Britain may not be ready to take military action against Syria, but France is.

RTE's Europe Editor Tony Connelly in Beirut

American to release its intelligence on alleged chemical attacks in Syria

American to release its intelligence on alleged chemical attacks in Syria

Jeffrey Martini is a Middle East analyst at the RAND Corporation focusing on political reform in the Arab world.

Programme Highlights

Jonathan Sugarman

A full full year before the banking collapse, the Central Bank and the Financial Regulator were notified of breaches of banking regulations on a massive scale in Dublin.

Science Week

More than 800 events are taking place around the country

Gambling/Addiction Series

Barry Lenihan reports on gambling and addiction.

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