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Drivetime Thursday 22 June 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Leo Varadkar in Europe

Leo Varadkar in Europe

At his first EU leaders summit Taoiseach Varadkar says the Euroopean Union door is still open to the UK

Ireland's reliance on foreign doctors continues

Ireland's reliance on foreign doctors continues

Irish medics are still leaving and our reliance on foreign doctors continues

Jobstown Trial - Closing Statements

Jobstown Trial - Closing Statements

Vivienne Traynor has the latest on the final stages of the Jobstown trial.

Housing Issues

Housing Issues

Months after the previous Minister for Housing pledged to get families out of emergency hotel accommodation by July of this year, the new minister has admitted they won't meet that target.

Fire Safety Questions

Fire Safety Questions

In the UK at least three tower blocks have been found to be covered with cladding of the type used at Grenfell Tower. Theresa May told the House of Commons this morning of the efforts now being made to establish how many other buildings it had been used in.

Mediawise

Mediawise

Safefood has launched an educational resource called Mediawise to help primary school children understand media, advertising, and fake news. It's aim is to help children decipher advertisements they are exposed to. Food and farming journalist Suzanne Campbell hound out more.

Programme Highlights

Hotels to Hubs

John Cooke brings us this three part series looking at homelessness, and moving those in hotels to hubs.

Starting Again... Ballaghaderreen

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

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