Drivetime Wednesday 19 June 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Youth Work

Youth Work

Brian Lally, RTÉ Producer, reports on the impact youth work has on young people.

HSE Strike

HSE Strike

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the scheduled hospital health support staff strike, and Priscilla Lynch, Clinical Editor, Medical Independent, and Fergus Byrne, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon at Merlin Hospital Galway, discusses the impact the strike would have in hospitals.

Direct Provision

Direct Provision

Drivetime's John Cooke reports on the Department of Justice's ongoing struggle to provide new Direct Provision Centres.

University Rankings

University Rankings

Joan Donegan, General Secretary of the Irish Federation of University Teachers, and John Walshe, Former Special Advisor to Education Minister, discuss why Irish universities have not made the top 100 in world rankings in 2019.

Ireland's Space Strategy

Ireland's Space Strategy

Norah Patten, Irish aeronautical engineer, speaks to Mary about Ireland's new National Space Strategy.

Post-adoption Services

Post-adoption Services

Drivetime's Della Kilroy hears about a special service helping adopted children and families deal with early years trauma.

Programme Highlights

Olivia O'Leary

In her column this week, Olivia O'Leary asks why we're coming aground on Rockall.

Olivia O'Leary

In her political column this week Olivia O'Leary examines the government's new climate plan.

Olivia O'Leary

In her political column Olivia O'Leary looks at the downside of home ownership

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