Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Friday 26 July 2013
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
... and what have we had to do for austerity?
John O'Connor looks through this week's local and regional newspapers
Pauric Dempsey of the Royal Irish Academy
Brian Lally heads west to report on a deserted village on Inisboffin in the company of Michael Gibbons and Tom Burke
The war in Syria and the subsequent migrant crisis prompted Ireland to offer shelter to 4,000 people here under the Irish Refugee Protection Programme two years ago. John Cooke revisits residents of Ballaghaderreen's Emergency Reception Centre .
Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon
Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report
Presenter: Mary Wilson