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    Drivetime Monday 8 April 2013



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

    Death of Margaret Thatcher - archive clips

    Drivetime's Brian Lally chronicles the Iron Lady's reign

    A former political editor recollects on the career of Thatcher

    Gerry Foley former political editor of ITV Tyne Tees

    Jeffrey Archer

    Despite being warned he was "an accident waiting to happen", Margaret Thatcher made Jeffrey Archer a deputy chairman of the Conservative Party in 1985.

    Olivia O'Leary

    In her political column this week Olivia O'Leary remembers The Iron Lady.

    Gerry Adams reflects on Thatcher and her legacy

    Sinn Fein President Gerry Adams reflects on Margaret Thatcher and her relationship with Northern Ireland politics.

    The Thatcherite Legacy

    Former BBC correspondent John Sergeant, Tory MP Mark Reckless and Prof Richard Vinen, author of "Thatcher's Britain".

    Tony Benn

    The former Labour minister pays tribute to his former political enemy

    The Good Friday Agreement - 15 Years On

    DCU students - producer Ciaran O'Connor and reporter Barry Lenihan - take a look at the Good Friday Agreement 15 years on.

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    New Witness in Toscan Du Plantier case

    "The guards didn't seem to believe it was her I had seen" Philip Boucher Hayes tracked down and spoke to a witness who believes he has significant information on the Sophie Toscan Du Plantier murder case.

    The Irishman who discovered Blur

    The band we know now as Blur was actually discovered by Irish music journalist, Leo Finlay. As the super group played Electric Picnic last weekend, Leo's son, Colm made this moving piece about what the band meant to his dad, who died at the age of 32.

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