Drivetime Thursday 12 September 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Affordable Housing at O'Devaney Gardens Development

Affordable Housing at O'Devaney Gardens Development

Eilis Ryan, member of the worker's party, discusses the O'Devaney Gardens regeneration project.

Fine Gael Think-in

Fine Gael Think-in

Eoghan Murphy, Housing Minister, talks to Mary from the Fine Gael think-in about the parties' future plans for housing.

Public Services Card

Public Services Card

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the ongoing controversy about the public service card.

Oughterard

Oughterard

Mike McCartney reports from a meeting about the plans for a direct provision centre in Oughterard, and Sean Kyne TD, Chief Whip and Minister of State for the Irish Language, the Gaeltacht and the Islands, discusses why there has been local objection to the plans.

Bernard Shaw Closure

Bernard Shaw Closure

Liam Geraghty speaks to people in Dublin City Centre about the closure of the George Bernard Shaw pub, and Mannix Flynn, Independent Councillor and Emmet Condon, Dublin 8 Resident and founder of HomeBeat, discuss the reasons why this pub is closing and the impact it will have on the local area and Dublin's artistic scene.

Operation Yellowhammer

Operation Yellowhammer

Stephen Kelly, Manufacturing NI, and Patricia McBride, lawyer, discuss the Operation Yellowhammer document and the implications of a no-deal Brexit to Northern Ireland.

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.

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