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

Dominic Cummings Profile

Anushka Asthana, Host of the Today in Focus, Guardian podcast, talks about Dominic Cumming's personality and political strategy.

Yoko Ono and John Lennon in 1969

Kate O'Malley, Historian at the Royal Irish Academy, talks to Mary about Yoko Ono and John Lennon's political legacy.

Defective Apartments

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan on reports of defective apartments in Dublin, Kildare and Clare.

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