Drivetime Tuesday 22 September 2020

Drivetime

Drivetime

Philip Boucher-Hayes presents an information packed evening news magazine with all the stories of the day

Special Advisors

Special Advisors

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on the appointment special advisors for Junior Ministers.

Screen Time Study

Screen Time Study

Melissa Bohnert, PhD Student at TCD, talks to Philip about the impact of excessive screen time on children.

UK Restrictions

UK Restrictions

Professor Paul Hunter, Professor in Medicine, Management and Support, University of East Anglia, talks to Philip about the new UK Covid-19 restrictions.

Mark Chapman Apology

Mark Chapman Apology

Harriet Alexander, freelance reporter, reports on the apology of Mark Chapman, John Lennon's killer.

Sick Pay

Sick Pay

Ged Nash, Labour Spokesman on Finance, speaks to Philip about statutory sick pay.

Fireworks

Fireworks

Drivetime's Fergal Keane reports on concerns surrounding the increase in fireworks in Dublin in recent weeks, and Dennis Keely, Chief Fire Officer, speaks to Philip about the dangers of fireworks.

Assessment of Needs Waiting Lists

Assessment of Needs Waiting Lists

Anne Rabbitte, Minister for Disability in the Department of Children, Disability, Equality and Integration, speaks to Philip about the lengthy waiting lists for children in need of assessments.

College Life

College Life

Drivetime's John Cooke reports on what college will be like for new students in 2020.

Winter Plan

Winter Plan

Priscilla Lynch, clinical editor of Medical Independent, and Prof Alan Irvin, President of the IHCA & Consultant Dermatologist at Children's Health Ireland at Crumlin, discuss the government's winter plan.

Programme Highlights

Air Travel Industry

Alan Joyce, CEO of Qantas, talks to Cormac about how Covid-19 has impacted the air travel industry.

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Presenters: Sarah McInerney and Cormac O'Eadhra

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