Drivetime Wednesday 11 December 2013



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

Mandela Lies in State

Fran McNulty reports from South Africa as Nelson Mandela's body will be lying in state for three days in Pretoria. Michael D Higgins also joins Drivetime

Migrants Rights Protest

Vigil calls government to support earned regularization for undocumented. Della Kilroy reports..

Public Accounts Committee & The CRC

Even worse than expected. PAC peels the layers to reveal financial arrangements at CRC. Philip Boucher-Hayes reports & Mary Lou McDonald joins Drivetime...

Children in Care

Colin Murphy concludes his series on Children in Care. This series is supported by Mary Raftery Journalism Fund

Labour & DL Merge

Barry Lenihan looks back at Labour & Democratic Left merger.

Programme Highlights

Syrian Refugees

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 .

Hen and Stag Parties

Barry Lenihan reports on stag and hen parties in Carrick on Shannon

Hen and Stag Parties

Hen and Stag Parties in Carlingford Della Kilroy brought us this report



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