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    Drivetime Wednesday 9 October 2013



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

    Rape Crisis Network calls for new responses to child protection

    A new report from the Rape Crisis Network, 'Hearing Child Survivors of Sexual Violence: Towards a National Response,' confirms that sexual crimes differ significantly depending on the age and gender of the child. Della Kilroy reports.

    2.5 or 3.1 - how many billions to cut?

    Diarmuid Smyth of the Fiscal Advisory Council on Budget 2014

    Janet Yellan

    Neil Irwin profiles the new Fed chair

    HIQA report on maternity hospitals and the death of Savita Halappanavar

    Philip Boucher-Hayes outlines the report's findings. Plus reaction from Phelim Quinn of HIQA and Gerard O'Donnell, solicitor for Praveen Halappanavar

    Olivia O'Leary

    Radio column on Kilkenny's Central Access Scheme

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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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