Drivetime Friday 18 January 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

Katie Hannon presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

Brexit and the DUP

Brexit and the DUP

Ben Lowry, Deputy Editor of the Belfast Newsletter, reports on the DUP's position on Brexit after The Times, Ireland edition reported that the DUP would be open to a soft Brexit.

UK Leader Profiles

UK Leader Profiles

Jonathan Freedland, columnist with The Guardian, discuss the personalities of Theresa May, Prime Minister, and Jeremy Corbyn, UK Labour Leader.

Prison Service at the Public Accounts Committee

Prison Service at the Public Accounts Committee

Michael Clifford, Special Correspondent at The Irish Examiner, reports on why representatives from the Irish Prison Service were in front of the Public Accounts Committee.

The Cranberries Receive Honorary Doctorates

The Cranberries Receive Honorary Doctorates

Drivetime's John Cooke reports from Limerick where The Cranberries were awarded an honorary doctorate at the University of Limerick, while a posthumous award was made to Dolores' family.

Tackling Juvenile Crime

Tackling Juvenile Crime

Katharina Swirak, Lecturer in Criminology at UCC, and Dr Sean Redmond, Adjunct Professor of Youth Justice, University of Limerick, discuss what can be done to prevent youths entering a life of crime.

Fake History

Fake History

Myles Dungan takes a look at the truth behind the rumours that President Ronald Reagan was almost cast in one of the world's most iconic roles as Rick Blaine in Casablanca in this week's Fake History column.

Programme Highlights

Aras '18 Candidates

Interviews with candidates for the presidency

Olivia O'Leary

Olivia O'Leary asks will he stay or will he go?

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