Drivetime Tuesday 1 November 2016

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Longford Stabbing and Clondalkin Death

Longford Stabbing and Clondalkin Death

Gardai investigate Fatal assualts in Longford and Clondalkin. A man in his early 30s has died following a stabbing in Longford town and the death of a 24-year-old man has occurred in Clondalkin.

Garda Strike

Garda Strike

The Garda Commissioner will write to all members of the force instructing them to report for duty on Friday. We spoke to Ingrid Miley.

What Might Happen Friday

What Might Happen Friday

Philip Boucher-Hayes has been looking at what will and will NOT be happening this Friday if the strike goes ahead.

Garda Strike P.2

Garda Strike P.2

The Garda Representative Association has confirmed that it will attend the Labour Court tomorrow in a bid to avert Friday's planned strike. Last night, the GRA rejected proposals put forward by the Department of Justice aimed at resolving the dispute. We spoke to Eoin Ronayne, general secretary of the Civil Public and Services Union.

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary

In her political column this week, Olivia O'Leary talks about a big idea.

Addiction and Gambling

Addiction and Gambling

Addiction rehabilitation centres across Ireland say they're extremley concerned at the growing number of problem gamblers under the age of twenty four. As part of his continuing look at gambling in Ireland; our reporter Barry Lenihan has been exploring this rising trend.

Trump Rally in Michigan

Trump Rally in Michigan

Drivetime reporter Fergal Keane visited Trump's rally in Grand Rapids, Michigan and as Fergal reports all of Donald Trumps rallies start with of an invocation of a prayer.

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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