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    Drivetime Thursday 12 December 2013



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

    Rising Rents

    Lorcan Sirr reports on the rising rents in Dublin. It is predicted that outside will rise outside the capital also

    New/Small parties

    A new opinion poll shows that almost half of the electorate support the formation of a new political party. Barry Lenihan has been looking at where the next political party is coming from....

    Troika & Health

    The Troika is gone from Sunday. Sara Burke on what the Troika have to say on Health

    Direct Provision

    Roisin Boyd's investigation into Direct Provision

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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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    Presenter: Mary Wilson

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