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    Drivetime Tuesday 25 March 2014



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

    Garda Commissioner quits

    Philip Boucher-Hayes considers a year's worth of controversies he failed to avoid

    Dublin One City One Book

    Brian Lally meets a plethora of poets at the Dublin One City One Book launch

    Ireland to get an Independent Garda Authority

    Dr Vicky Conway Senior lecturer in criminal law and policing at the University of Kent. Author of Policing Twentieth Century Ireland

    Olivia O'Leary

    In her Political Column this week Olivia O'Leary looks at friends in high places

    Buckingham Palace reception for Britain's Irish community

    Northern Editor Tommie Gorman reports from Buckingham Palace on a reception given by Queen Elizabeth and The Duke of Edinburgh for members of the Irish community in Britain

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    Built during the Boom Series

    Drivetime's Barry Lenihan took a tour of the country to look at the legacy left by the construction boom - the ghost estates, abandoned hotels and a huge shopping centre in Kilkenny that never opened.

    CNN's Samantha Barry

    One of the speakers at this week's Web Summit was Samantha Barry - CNN's head of social media who is originally from Cork. She spoke to Mary about who uses social media well, in this country and in the U.S. and how tweeting has changed everything.

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