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Drivetime Monday 6 November 2017

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Texas Shooting

Texas Shooting

Our Washington Correspondent, Caitríona Perry had the latest information on the mass shooting at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs in which 26 people lost their lives.

Jerry O'Keefe Sentencing

Jerry O'Keefe Sentencing

A former soldier from County Cork, Jerry O'Keeffe, was sentenced to ten years in prison for regularly raping one of his daughters over a period of five years, and indecently assaulting another. Orla O'Donnell was at the Central Criminal Court.

Rural Crime

Rural Crime

Over the weekend a gang of four men forced their way into a farmhouse outside Birr in County Offaly in the middle of the night. Our Midlands Correspondent Ciaran Mulooly had this report.

Paradise Papers

Paradise Papers

The 'who' and 'how to' of tax avoidance is neatly wrapped up in 13.4 million leaked financial documents. The so-called 'Paradise Papers'. RTE's Business Editor David Murphy and Sorley McCaughey Head of Advocacy and Policy with Christian Aid discussed this with Drivetime.

McVerry Trust Annual Report

McVerry Trust Annual Report

Today, in publishing its annual report for 2016, the Peter McVerry Trust said it's time for the government to move away from a reliance on emergency accommodation and start delivering sustainable housing. Pat Doyle, CEO of the Peter McVerry Trust dpoke to Drivetime.

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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