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Drivetime Friday 18 September 2020
Damien O'Reilly presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the new Covid-19 restrictions in Dublin.
Dr. Ina Kelly, Chairperson of the Public Health Committee IMO, speaks to Damien about how public health doctors are threatening strike action if the government do not award them consultant status.
Padraig Kissane, Independent Financial Advisor, speaks to Damien about the impact of Ulster Bank's potential departure from the Irish banking sector.
Denis Nash, Professor of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health in City University of New York, talks to Damien about Covid-19 restrictions in New York.
Hannah Quinn Mulligan, Farmers Journal, and Greg Ennis, SIPTU, discuss the issues surrounding Covid-19 in meat plants.
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the government's new Covid-19 restrictions in Dublin, and Adrian Cummins, CEO of Restaurants Association of Ireland, and Duncan Graham, Retail Excellence, react to the new restrictions.
Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, talks to Cormac about how Covid-19 has impacted the air travel industry.
Presenters: Sarah McInerney and Cormac O'Eadhra