Drivetime Tuesday 9 July 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

School Abuse Redress Scheme

School Abuse Redress Scheme

Louise O'Keeffe, woman abused by her former school principal, reacts to Leo Varadkar's apology, on behalf of the state, to people who were sexually abused in day schools before 1992.

Open Disclosures

Open Disclosures

Prof. Jo Shapiro, Surgeon at the Brigham and Women's Hospital (BWH) in Boston and an Associate Professor at Harvard Medical School, talks to Mary about how a culture of open disclosure can be fostered in medical practice in Ireland.

Olivia's Column

Olivia's Column

Olivia O'Leary looks at the latest state of Brexit in her weekly political column.

Growing Up in Homelessness

Growing Up in Homelessness

Drivetime's John Cooke speaks to a family about what it is like to like in a homeless hub, and John O'Haire, Services Manager in Focus Ireland, talks to Mary about the standard of homeless hubs.

Wild Swimming

Wild Swimming

Noel Sweeney talks to John Edwards of Wild Atlantic Adventures, about the best way to experience 'wild swimming'.

Programme Highlights

Treasure Island: Episode 4

Drivetime's Philip Boucher-Hayes retraces the footsteps of the Falcon Blanco's few survivors for clues of the ship's fate.

Drivetime Archives Series: We Shall Overcome

Tom Donnelly, RTÉ Producer, explores the origins of 'The Troubles'.

Keith Byrne Deportation

Keith Byrne, Irish man facing deportation from the US, and Joe Hohenstein, member of Keith's legal team and Philadelphia State Representative, talk about Keith's legal battle.

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