Drivetime Wednesday 19 February 2020

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Réada Cronin

Réada Cronin

Maurice Cohen, Jewish Representative Council, speaks to Mary about the anti-Semitic tweets from Reada Cronin, Sinn Féin TD for Kildare North.

Flooding and Farms

Flooding and Farms

Pat Murphy, Connaght Regional IFA Chair and dairy farmer, talks to Mary about the impact of flooding on farms.

Hair Salons and Glossy Magazine

Hair Salons and Glossy Magazine

Derek O'Grady, Headmaster's Salon, Trim, Co Meath, and Fearghal Flanagan, Our Salon, Ratoath, discuss why they have stopping stocking certain glossy magazines in their hair salons.

Coronavirus

Coronavirus

Dr. Ronan Glynn, the deputy chief medical officer, department of health, talks to Mary about the Irish people who have contracted coronavirus on a cruise ship in Japan.

Tullamore Direct Provision

Tullamore Direct Provision

Drivetime's John Cooke reports on concerns over a new Direct Provision Centre in Tullamore, and Reverend William Hayes of Tullamore Presbyterian Church talks to Mary about asylum seekers in Tullamore.

Irish Rail Disability Access

Irish Rail Disability Access

Drivetime's Della Kilroy speaks to a Meath pensioner forced to take the train to work with her son because of inadequate wheelchair supports, and Barry Kenny, Corporate Communications Manager with Irish Rail, speaks to Mary about the issues surrounding Irish Rail disability access.

UK Immigration

UK Immigration

Stephen Kelly, Manufacturing NI, speaks to Mary about the new UK immigration system.

Programme Highlights

Love and Relationships Ep3

Psychologist Dr Paul D'Alton finishes his mini series on maintaining health relationships during the pandemic.

Love and Relationships Ep2

Psychologist Dr Paul D'Alton continues his series on love and relationships during the pandemic.

Love and Relationships Ep1

Psychologist Dr Paul D'Alton begins his mini series on the impact stress can have on relationships.

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