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Drivetime Friday 16 October 2020
Sarah McInerney and Cormac Ó hEadhra bring you all the latest news and stories of the day from around the country and beyond.
Drivetime's Barry Lenihan reports on new advice from NPHET, and Jim O'Callaghan, Fianna Fail Dublin Bay South TD, talks to Sarah about NPHET's level 5 recommendation to the government.
Diarmuid Martin, the Catholic Archbishop of Dublin, speaks to Sarah about his experience of being attacked by anti- mask protesters while attending an Islamic gathering at Croke Park.
Alan Kelly, Labour Party Leader, Dr Maitiu O Tuathail, Dublin based GP, and Dr Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Consultant in Infectious Diseases St James's Hospital, discuss NPHET's level 5 recommendations.
Drivetime's John Cooke reports from Moycullen on the fallout from recent County Final celebrations that is being described as a 'Covid-19 super-spreader event'.
Presenters: Sarah McInerney and Cormac O'Eadhra