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

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.

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Presenter: Mary Wilson

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV