Drivetime Monday 10 June 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

Katie Hannon presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

When Ireland (morally) owned Rockall

When Ireland (morally) owned Rockall

Philip Boucher-Hayes reports on a hushed up Irish expedition to Rockall in 1975

Crisis Textline Ireland

Crisis Textline Ireland

Ian Power, CEO of Crisis Textline Ireland, talks to Katie about the new text service for young people who are feeling suicidal or facing a mental health crisis, Crisis Textline Ireland.

Adult Safeguarding

Adult Safeguarding

Louise O'Mahony, Head of Sustainable Banking, Banking Payments Federation of Ireland, and Mervyn Taylor, Executive Director of Sage Advocacy, discuss adult safeguarding laws.

Co-living

Co-living

Mel Reynolds, Housing Policy Analyst, talks about the negative affect co-living developments will have on the housing market.

Taking a break

Taking a break

Paul D'Alton, associate professor of psychology at UCD and principal clinical psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, talks to Mary about psychological benefit of taking a break.

Financing Blue Projects

Financing Blue Projects

Eoghan Linehan, PwC, speaks to Mary about the growing world of the 'blue economy'.

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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