Drivetime Thursday 15 October 2020

Drivetime

Drivetime

Sarah McInerney and Cormac Ó hEadhra bring you all the latest news and stories of the day from around the country and beyond.

Household Restrictions

Household Restrictions

Rebecca Moynihan, Labour Senator, and Ailbhe Smyth, Activist & Academic, discuss the new Covid-19 household restrictions.

Fathers in Covid

Fathers in Covid

Marian Quinn, CEO of the Childhood Development Initiative, talks to Sarah and Cormac about how the role of fathers has changed during Covid-19.

Covid-19 Restrictions

Covid-19 Restrictions

Helen McEntee, Minister for Justice, speaks to Sarah about the new Covid-19 restrictions in Ireland.

GAA in Lockdown

GAA in Lockdown

Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on whether or not the GAA inter-county season should continue as new restrictions are introduced nationwide.

Sligo City?

Sligo City?

Ciaran Hayes, Chief Executive of Sligo County Council, and Edgar Morganroth, Professor of Economics at DCU, discuss whether or not Sligo should be considered a city.

Lockdown and Mental Health

Lockdown and Mental Health

Drivetime's John Cooke reports on how the Covid-19 restrictions are impacting people's mental health, and Allison Keating, Chartered Psychologist and author of The Secret Minds of Adults, talks to Sarah and Cormac about how to remain positive during the pandemic.

US Vote Betting market

US Vote Betting market

Thomas Miller, the Faculty Director of the Data Science Programme Northwestern University, speaks to Cormac about whether or not the betting markets can accurately predict this year's US Presidential Election.

Barriers to Law

Barriers to Law

Drivetime's Della Kilroy reports on new research examining challenges for the disadvantaged.

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