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    Drivetime Thursday 13 February 2014



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

    Recap on the Garda Ombudsman bugging controversy to date

    Archive clips and Mary Regan of the Irish Examiner

    Free GP care to the under 6s

    Health policy analyst Sara Burke assesses the proposed contract to deliver free GP care to the under 6s. Dr Ray Walley of the IMO.

    Belgium votes for euthanasia for children

    RTÉ's Paul Cunningham in Brussels

    Local Elections-Sligo

    Barry Lenihan examines the mood in Sligo ahead of May's local elections

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