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Drivetime Wednesday 26 April 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Children's Hospital

Children's Hospital

It was Bertie Ahern who infamously said of Irish attitides to building national infrastructure, "If there's not a 10-year row about a project, it's not worth doing." John Pollock, project director of the National Paediatric Hospital Development Board spoke to us this evening.

Jobstown Trial

Jobstown Trial

The trial of Solidarity TD, Paul Murphy, and six others accused of the false imprisonment of former Tánaiste, Joan Burton, continued today at the Circuit Criminal Court in Dublin. RTE's Vivienne Traynor was in court today.

Commission of Investigation - Bill Kenneally

Commission of Investigation - Bill Kenneally

The Minister for Justice, Frances Fitzgerald today informed her Cabinet colleauges it is her intention to establish a Commission of Investigation into matters surrounding the convicted Waterford paedophile, Bill Kenneally. We spoke to Damien Tiernan.

Carers Awards

Carers Awards

They're the hidden heroes - often taken for granted - but it's claimed that family carers are saving the Health service 10 billion euro per year. John Cooke attended the carers awards today.

Speeding Fines

Speeding Fines

The amount you pay in fines when you are caught speeding, could soon be linked to how much you earn. The Road Safety Authority is considering this approach, ahead of submitting possible proposals to the Department of Transport. Motoring Editor with the Independent Eddie Cunningham spoke to us.

Programme Highlights

Starting Again... Ballaghaderreen

Exclusive reports from Drivetime's John Cooke who to some of the 160 Syrian Refugees adjusting to life in County Roscommon.

Swaziland

Graham Clifford reports on the plight of the population there.

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