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    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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    Mairia Cahill - Exclusive Interview

    Labour's nominee for the Seanad, Mairia Cahill broke her silence on Thursday and spoke to Drivetime's Philip Boucher Hayes about her links with the dissident group, Republican Network for Unity.

    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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