Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm

    Drivetime Friday 27 September 2013



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

    IPCC report on Climate Change

    Philip Boucher-Hayes reports on what if any political action will follow.

    IPPC report - Breaching the critical threshold of 2 celsius and ramifications for Ireland

    Dr Conor Murphy of the Irish Climate Analysis and Research Units or ICARUS at NUI Maynooth

    Could changes to rent supplement be increasing homelessness

    In June of this year, the Department of Social Protection introduced changes to the rent supplement scheme. Here's one woman's story of how the changes brought her to the brink of homelessness.

    If you require a CD copy of this programme please e-mail Transfer fees and terms and conditions apply.


    Latest Show


    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.

    Drivetime on Twitter

    Presenter: Mary Wilson

    Schedule Open Schedule