Drivetime Thursday 6 September 2018

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Dolores O'Riordan Inquest

Dolores O'Riordan Inquest

An inquest in London has heard that the Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan died by drowning due to alcohol intoxication. RTÉ London Correspondent Fiona Mitchell had this report.

Paycuts at Stormont

Paycuts at Stormont

Belfast journalist Amanda Ferguson had the latest on the news that MLAs in Stormont are facing pay cuts in a bid to restart powersharing.

Fine Gael Think In

Fine Gael Think In

The Fine Gael conference got underway in Galway this afternoon with an address to party members form the Taoiseach. He spoke about reducing income tax, the delivery of new homes and the improving the health services as key aims for the government in the next few months. Fergal Keane had this report.

Simon Coveney

Simon Coveney

The Minister for Foreign Affairs and Tánaiste Simon Coveney, spoke to Drivetime from Fine Gael's Party Think-In at the Galway Bay Hotel.

Holles Street Verdict

Holles Street Verdict

The High Court has quashed a decision by the Minister for Health to order an inquiry into patient welfare at the National Maternity Hospital. Mary Carolan is Courts Correspondent with The Irish Times joined Drivetime for the latest on this.

The Achill Island School With No Pupils

The Achill Island School With No Pupils

Barry Lenihan reports on the Achill Island Primary School with no Pupils.

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Aras '18 Candidates

Interviews with candidates for the presidency

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