Drivetime Thursday 11 July 2019



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

Free Contraception

Free Contraception

Dr Cliona Murphy, Chair of the Institute of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists and consultant at the Coombe and Tallaght hospitals, discusses regulatory and legislative issues around free contraception.

Marathon Swimming

Marathon Swimming

Noel Sweeney reports from Sandycove on marathon swimming.

Growing up in homelessness

Growing up in homelessness

Drivetime's John Cooke speaks to a couple living in a homeless hub about the impact homelessness has had on their children, and Housing Minister Eoghan Murphy and Pat Doyle, CEO Peter McVerry Trust, speak to Mary about the homeless crisis.

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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