Drivetime Monday 8 February 2016

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Looking at the Constituency of Louth

Mary spoke with Richard Dowling, North East correspondent to take a look at the issues facing this constituency. We also heard from voters in Louth who aired their views.

UCD Revenge Porn

An investigation is under way at University College Dublin following a report in The College Tribune that male students allegedly shared explicit images of women they had sexual relations with. Up to 200 students are members of a private Facebook group used to share stories about and rate photos of young women.

Olivia O'Leary on the Campaign Trail

Olivia O'Leary goes around with Arthur Spring.

Regency Hotel Murder

The assumption had been that David Byrne's murder in The Regency Hotel had been in retaliation for the murder of Gary Hutch in Sept last year. Then came the unverified statement made to the BBC by the Continuity IRA claiming Byrne had been targeted in revenge for the murder of Alan Ryan in 2012. Conor Feehan spoke to Philip.

Labour Economic Policy Launch

Fergal Keane was there.

Louth Candidate Debate

Louth Candidate Debate

The 5 Seater Louth Constituency - Ged Nash, Labour, Maeve Yore, Independent Alliance, Imelda Munster, Sinn Fein, Peter Fitzpatrick, Fine Gael and Micheal O'Dowd, Renua

Programme Highlights

Syrian Refugees

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 .

Hen and Stag Parties

Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon

Hen and Stag Parties

Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report

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