Drivetime Monday 2 September 2013

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

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

Cancer and poverty

Donal Buggy explores the links between poverty and certain cancers.

The Tourism Season - Part 3

The Tourism Season - Part 3

Frances Shanahan reports

Theo Dorgan radio column

Theo Dorgan radio column

Entitled "On dignity and courage"

Seamus Heaney RIP

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.

Writers rember a great colleague.

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

Programme Highlights

Syrian Refugees

The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .

Hen and Stag Parties

Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon

Hen and Stag Parties

Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report

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