Finbar O'Rourke who was convicted last week of dangerous driving causing the death of a four-year-old Ciaran Tracey was sentenced to seven and a half years in prison today. We heard what was said in court and also spoke to Leo Lieghio whose daughter Marsia was killed by a drunk driver 10 years ago.
The revelations by the Guardian newspaper of the exploitation of non-EU fishermen has opened up questions on the prevalence of trafficked workers in other sectors. We spoke to Edel McGinley of the Migrant Rights Centre and also to Sean O'Donoghue of the Killybegs Fishermen's Organisation.
Much has been made of the reasons for the Summit's departure for Lisbon next year, but we were keen to hear what the visitors to the summit had to say about the event, the venue and the city. Drivetime's Brian Lally spent a while outside the RDS Simmonscourt finding out...
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 .