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    Drivetime Thursday 8 May 2014



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

    The Guerin Report

    What was so shocking about just three chapters of this report that it pushed Alan Shatter into quitting?

    New Justice Minister announced

    Drivetime's Fergal Keane

    New Minister for Children and Youth Affairs

    Minister Charlie Flanagan

    Vicky Conway author of "Policing 20th century Ireland"

    Vicky Conway, senior lecturer in Law, Kent Law School & author of "Policing 20th century Ireland"

    Sara Burke on Health staffing levels

    Sara Burke, Health Policy Analyst

    Look back at the last 24 hours

    Dr Theresa Reidy, Lecturer in Government at UCC. John Downing, Political Correspondent, Irish Independent & former Deputy Government Press Secretary. RTÉs Brian Dowling

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    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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