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Drivetime Thursday 8 December 2016

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Aidan O'Driscoll Death

Aidan O'Driscoll Death

A post-mortem examination has been carried out on the body of the 37-year-old man who died after he was shot in Cork yesterday evening. Barry Roche - Southern Correspondent, with The Irish Times spoke to us.

Latest Crime Figures

Latest Crime Figures

The Central Statistics Office has released Garda Recorded Crime Statistics from 2010 to 2014. Dangerous driving and speeding offences increased by a third in the years from 2010 to 2014... while homicide and sexual offences decreased over the same period. Paul Reynolds had more.

CCTV and Rural Crime

CCTV and Rural Crime

In an effort to combat rural crime, many farmers invested in expensive CC-TV systems. But according to the Irish Farmers Journal, that technolgy might actually be placing farm yards under threat. Caithriona Murphy of Irish Farmers Journal had more.

Austin Stack

Austin Stack

Brian Stack was a senior officer at Portlaoise Prison... which held many Republicans at the height of the Troubles. Mr Stack was shot in the back of the neck on the 25th of March 1983... as he left a boxing match in Dublin.

Tyre Protest

Tyre Protest

Around 60 tyre dealers brought their vans and trucks to the Dail this morning... to protest against a new levy on every tyre sold in the country. Brian Lally met with those protesting.

Greyhound Industry

Greyhound Industry

The Government is being urged to immediately reform laws and funding for the greyhound sector. It come amid concerns around corporate governance at the Irish Greyhound Board- with opposition TDs claiming they fear for the future of the industry unless something changes soon.

Christmas Confessions

Christmas Confessions

December the 8th is traditionally a holy day of obligation in the Roman Catholic Church... and also one of the biggest days for Christmas shopping. Both traditions have come together at one shopping centre today

Programme Highlights

Jonathan Sugarman

A full full year before the banking collapse, the Central Bank and the Financial Regulator were notified of breaches of banking regulations on a massive scale in Dublin.

Science Week

More than 800 events are taking place around the country

Gambling/Addiction Series

Barry Lenihan reports on gambling and addiction.

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