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Drivetime Tuesday 15 November 2016

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Astronomy

Astronomy

Drivetime's Graham Clifford looks at advances in Irish Astronomy and discovers what our astronomers, both professional and amateur, are up to.

Rosetta Comet Mission

Rosetta Comet Mission

Westmeath man Laurence O'Rourke, who was the Science Operations Manager for the European Space Agency on the Rosetta comet mission.

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary

In her column on the US presidential election this week, Olivia O'Leary asks if we all ignored the obvious.

Public Pay

Public Pay

Can we afford a new deal? Or as its already decided that the government will talk to the unions about amending Landsdowne Road - how much can we afford.

Miscarriage of Justice

Miscarriage of Justice

The State has apologised unreservedly to a County Meath man wrongly convicted of the mansluaghter of a neighbour more than 40 years ago. We spoke to Mary Carolan of the Irish Times.

Brexit Northern Ireland

Brexit Northern Ireland

The First Minister for Northern Ireland, Arlene Foster is meeting Taoiseach Enda Kenny in Dublin this evening. Gregory Campbell is a Member of Parliament at Westminster for the Democratic Unionist Party spoke to us.

Domestic Violence

The vast majority of men will never commit violence against a woman...but how many stay silent while others around them make inappropriate jokes or derogatory and sexist comments about women? Tracy Porteous, Executive Director of the Ending Violence Association of British Colombia in Canada spoke to us.

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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