Drivetime Wednesday 13 November 2019

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Lisa Smith Evidence

Lisa Smith Evidence

Norma Costello, freelance journalist, talks to Mary about the Irish government's investigation into Lisa Smith.

Dutch Jihadi Repatriation Case

Dutch Jihadi Repatriation Case

Stephanie van den Berg, Reuters News Service Correspondent in the Netherlands, reports on a Dutch court case about the repatriation of Dutch ISIS brides and children who have been detained in Syrian camps.

Sewage Treatment Centre

Sewage Treatment Centre

Drivetime's Fergal Keane reports on protests against a proposed sewage treatment plant in North Dublin.

Sewage and Water Treatment

Sewage and Water Treatment

Dr Jenny Lawler, DCU Water Institute, talks to Mary about Ireland's current waste water infrastructure.

Noel Grealish

Noel Grealish

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the controversy surrounding Noel Grealish and the figures he gave in the Dáil about personal remittances being sent out of Ireland.

Single Use Plastic Lobbying

Single Use Plastic Lobbying

Drivetime's Philip Boucher-Hayes reports on how Ireland has influenced EU single use plastic policies.

Give Us The Night

Give Us The Night

Sunil Sharpe, DJ and spokesperson for Give Us The Night, speaks to Mary about the need for a change in the current licensing legislation for pubs and clubs in Ireland.

Central Bank

Central Bank

Sharon Donnery, the Deputy Governor of the Central Bank, talks to Mary about mortgage lending rules.

California Wildfires

California Wildfires

Drivetime's Della Kilroy continues her series for RTÉ's week on climate and reports on the impact of the California wildfires.

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Olivia O'Leary

In her weekly political column, Olivia O'Leary asks why Ireland doesn't have a big, ultra nationalist, anti immigrant party.

PrinterGate

Philip Boucher-Hayes gets a guided tour of a Komori printer similar to the one at the centre of the Dail controversy.

Tom Clonan

Tom Clonan, security analyst, talks to Mary his experiences of being a whistleblower in the Irish army.

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