Drivetime Friday 14 February 2020

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

University Accommodation Cost

University Accommodation Cost

Joanna Siewierska, President of UCD Students Union, talks to Mary about the rise in the cost of student accommodation.

Government Formation

Government Formation

Éamon Ó Cuív, Fianna Fáil TD, speaks to Mary about the formation of government following the 2020 general election.

Fake History

Fake History

Myles Dungan reflects on St Valentine's demise.

Youth Mental Health Services

Youth Mental Health Services

Dr Eoin Fitzgerald, pediatric specialist registrar, and Dr Kieran Moore, consultant pediatric psychiatrist at Our Lady's Hospital in Crumlin, discuss youth mental health services.

High-rise Buildings

High-rise Buildings

Orla Hegarty, Assistant Professor at the School of architecture at UCD, talks to Mary about the building regulations of high-rise developments.

Female Surgeons

Female Surgeons

Ailín Rogers, Senior Surgical Registrar, St. James' Hospital & Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, talks to Mary about gender equality in surgery.

Locusts

Locusts

Dinkneh Asfaw, GOAL Country Director in Ethiopia, speaks to Mary about the locust swarms in East Africa and the impact it is having in the region.

Programme Highlights

Three simple steps to help calm the mind

Paul D'Alton, Associate Professor of Psychology at UCD and Principal Clinical Psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, provides three simple steps to help calm the mind during stressful periods.

Finding it hard to sleep?

Paul D'Alton, Associate Professor of Psychology at UCD and Principal Clinical Psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, provides tips for people who are struggling to sleep.

Olivia O'Leary Column

In her column Olivia O'Leary looks at how we respond to strange times.

Twitter

Facebook

Contact the Show

Presenter: Mary Wilson

Schedule

Ways to Listen

Radio
Mobile
Internet
Radio Player
Podcasts
TV