Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Friday 14 February 2014
Philip Boucher-Hayes presents an information-packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day.
John O'Connor in Waterford looks at the regional newspapers
Archive audio and RTÉ's Brian Dowling
Tom Kington, Rome correspondent with the L.A Times
Myles Dungan recalls the life of journalist and raconteur Frank Harris, friend of Oscar Wilde and George Bernard Shaw.
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