Drivetime Friday 4 January 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Moneypoint offline for 3 months

Moneypoint offline for 3 months

Does this mean we can live without Ireland's largest carbon emitter? Philip Boucher-Hayes reports

Nollag nc MBan

Nollag nc MBan

Reporter Grainne McPolin spoke to people in around the county of Kerry Little Christmas or Nollaig na mBan.

Women in Men Only Clubs

Women in Men Only Clubs

Anne Anderson, former Irish Ambassador to the United States and first honorary female member of the Philadelphia branch of the Friendly Sons of St Patrick, talks about boys clubs in Irish American societies.

Delays in Probate Process

Delays in Probate Process

Darragh O'Brien, Fianna Fáil TD for Dublin Fingal, Spokesperson on Housing, Planning and Local Government, and Tim Bracken, Barrister and Co-author of "The Probate Handbook" discuss why delays in validating wills might be contributing to Ireland's housing shortage.

Political Movies in 2019

Political Movies in 2019

Grainne Humphreys, Director at the Dublin International Film Festival, talks to Mary about the films due for release in the coming months that have a distinctly political flavour.

Fake History

Fake History

Myles Dungan takes a look at how the month of January got its name in this week's Fake History column.

Programme Highlights

Dara Quigley

Aileen Malone, mother of the late Dara Quigley, and Elizabeth Farries, Information and privacy rights programme manager from the ICCL, discuss why they are calling for a change in the laws around online privacy laws.

Olivia's Column

In her column this week, Olivia O'Leary reflects on the master of the stage, Gay Byrne.

Olympic Tickets

Peter Sherrard, CEO of Olympic Federation of Ireland, speaks to Mary about the ticket allocation process for the 2020 Olympics games in Tokyo.

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