Monday - Friday, 4.30 - 7pm
Drivetime Wednesday 16 October 2019
Mary Wilson presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
Norma Costello, freelance journalist, reports on Lisa Smith's escape from an ISIS detainment camp in Syria.
Richard Hanson, surgeon at the Mater hospital and Mater Private Hospital in Dublin, talks to Mary about breast reconstruction treatments.
Drivetime's John Cooke reports from the launch of COPE Galway's annual report on their homeless services and domestic abuse supports.
Kate Kenny, Professor in Business and Society at NUI Galway, talks to Mary about the reasons why people blow the whistle and the impact of the 2014 Protected Disclosures Act.
Richard Neal, Democratic Congressman, and Chair of Capitol Hill's 'Ways and Means' Committee Richard Neal advisor, speaks to Mary about post-Brexit trade between the US and the UK.
Drivetime's Della Kilroy hears from students, teachers and parents sharing their views on leaving cert reform.
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on SIPO's annual report.
Lorna Siggins reports on Salthill's Úlla Buaile project.
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.
In her column this week, Olivia O'Leary reflects on the master of the stage, Gay Byrne.
Peter Sherrard, CEO of Olympic Federation of Ireland, speaks to Mary about the ticket allocation process for the 2020 Olympics games in Tokyo.
Presenter: Mary Wilson