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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    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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