Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Friday 24 January 2014
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
From Homeless troubled child to chart topper
Philomena Lee - the heroine of the Award-laden film with Judi Dench was in Dublin to launch a project that wants to release up to 60,000 adoptions files . Brian Lally reports
John O'Connor in Waterford.
Former army whistleblower Tom Clonan and Dermot Walsh Professor of Law at the Kent Law school and author of "Human Rights and Policing in Ireland".
Myles Dungan explores the life and music of the much-loved songwriter and music-hall performer Percy French
The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .
Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon
Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report
Presenter: Mary Wilson