Drivetime Wednesday 6 December 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Homeless Death

Homeless Death

We go firstly this evening to Cork and the death of a woman whose body was found on a street in the city centre this morning. Our Southern Editor, Paschal Sheehy had the latest.

Brexit

Brexit

The DUP leader Arlene Foster says there's still work to be done before she goes to London for discussions on the Brexit deal which collapsed on Monday following her party's objections to arrangements for the border. Our London Correspondent and Alliance Party deputy leader Stephen Farry spoke to Drivetime.

AMEN 2016 abuse figures

AMEN 2016 abuse figures

Today, AMEN, a support service for male victims of domestic abuse, released their annual report for 2016. It gave a stark insight into what some men experience, but very few speak about. One of the speakers at today's launch was Melissa Corbally from the school of Nursing in DCU and she spoke to Drivetime.

Dangerous Make-Up

Dangerous Make-Up

The Health Products Regulatory Authority is warning consumers to be wise to counterfeit cosmetics which may be harmful. Sinead Hickey is Cosmetic Products Manager at the HPRA and she spoke to Drivetime.

Missing Person Day

Missing Person Day

Ireland's missing people were remembered at an event to mark National Missing Person Day in Farmleigh House in Dublin today. Our reporter Della Kilroy was there.

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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