Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Thursday 22 August 2019
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the record numbers of people seeking help for gambling addictions.
Charlie Flanagan, Minister for Justice and Martin Kenny, Sinn Féin Spokesperson on Justice and Equality, speak to Mary about the restructuring of An Garda Síochána.
Drivetime's Della Kilroy reports on childcare reform as new data reveals just 81 in-home childminders are registered in Ireland.
Mark Toland, Garda Inspectorate, reacts to Garda Commissioner Drew Harris' announcement of the significant changes that are due to take place to the structure of An Garda Siochana.
John Wall, terminal cancer patient, talks to Mary about how his emergency medical card was revoked even though he has terminal prostate cancer.
Ella McSweeney is joined by Paul Deane and Piyush Verma from UCC, to look at nuclear energy.
Anushka Asthana, Host of the Today in Focus, Guardian podcast, talks about Dominic Cumming's personality and political strategy.
Kate O'Malley, Historian at the Royal Irish Academy, talks to Mary about Yoko Ono and John Lennon's political legacy.
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan on reports of defective apartments in Dublin, Kildare and Clare.
Presenter: Mary Wilson