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    Drivetime Thursday 11 July 2013



    Philip Boucher Hayes presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day


    HSE Inspection Reports on Limerick Creches Published

    16/38 of the published reports failed their inspections in Limerick. Teresa Heaney, Chief Operations Officer with Early Childhood Ireland joined Drivetime to speak about the inspection reports.


    The business of Government and best use of Dáil time

    Prof David Farrell a Political scientist with UCD was asked why a government which campaigned on Dail reform ended up debating the protection of life during pregnancy bill until the early hours of the morning. Is this the best use of Dail time?

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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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