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

Dominic Cummings Profile

Anushka Asthana, Host of the Today in Focus, Guardian podcast, talks about Dominic Cumming's personality and political strategy.

Yoko Ono and John Lennon in 1969

Kate O'Malley, Historian at the Royal Irish Academy, talks to Mary about Yoko Ono and John Lennon's political legacy.

Defective Apartments

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan on reports of defective apartments in Dublin, Kildare and Clare.

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