Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm

    Drivetime Monday 2 September 2013



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

    No United Nations, No United Kingdom, President Obama turns to Congress and France

    Grainne McCarthy, Paris Bureau Chief with the Wall Street Journal and RTÉ's Robert Shortt who is in Washington DC

    Cancer and poverty

    Donal Buggy explores the links between poverty and certain cancers.

    The Tourism Season - Part 3

    Frances Shanahan reports

    Theo Dorgan radio column

    Entitled "On dignity and courage"

    Seamus Heaney RIP

    The poets and the people gather to bid farewell to a great example of both . Seamus Heaney - whose Funeral Mass tok place this Monday morning in Dublin

    Writers rember a great colleague.

    At Seamus Heaney's funeral , five writers pay tribute to a Prince of the pen.

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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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