Drivetime Thursday 2 April 2020

Drivetime

Drivetime

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

Bird Song

Bird Song

Niall Hatch, Birdwatch Ireland, talks to Mary about Springtime bird songs.

COVID-19: Testing

COVID-19: Testing

Martin Shanahan , CEO of the IDA, speaks to Mary about how the IDA will assist the HSE to provide COVID-19 testing equipment.

COVID-19: Wage Subsidy Scheme

COVID-19: Wage Subsidy Scheme

Patrick O'Donovan, Minister of State at the Department of Finance and the Department of Public Expenditure and Reform, talks to Mary about the government's Covid-19 wage subsidy scheme.

COVID-19: Masks

COVID-19: Masks

Professor Tom O'Dowd, Emeritus Professor of General Practice inTrinity College Dublin, and KK Cheng, Professor of Public Health and Primary Care at University of Birmingham, discuss the use of protective masks during the Covid-19 pandemic.

COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

COVID-19: Frequently Asked Questions

Drivetime's Philip Boucher- Hayes speaks to a number of scientists about some Frequently Asked Covid-19 Questions.

COVID-19: Virtual Neonatal Visits

COVID-19: Virtual Neonatal Visits

Nicola Carey, Mother of child in neonatal unit, and Prof Eugene Dempsey, Consultant Neonatologist at CUMH and Principal Investigator at INFANT, UCC, discuss UCC's new video messaging platform that allows parents to virtually visit their babies in the neonatal unit.

COVID-19: Student Accommodation

COVID-19: Student Accommodation

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on Union of Students of Ireland's call for rent to be refunded to students who have been forced to leave their accommodation due to Covid-19.

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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