Drivetime Monday 30 November 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.

Brian Stanley Tweet

Brian Stanley Tweet

Alex Blair, brother of Donald Blair, soldier who died in the 1979 attack in Warrenpoint, speaks to Sarah about Brian Stanley's tweet about the Warrenpoint attacks.

OnlyFans

OnlyFans

Drivetime's Della Kilroy speaks to a woman who has used OnlyFans, a subscription-based adult website, and Alexandra Ryan, Founder of Goss.ie, talks to Sarah about whether or not OnlyFans is exploitative or empowering for it's users.

Wearing Masks Outdoors

Wearing Masks Outdoors

Drivetime's John Cooke speaks to people in Ennis about new guidelines on mask-wearing, and Pat Leahy, former Assistant Garda Commissioner, and Julie Galbraith Partner of Employment Law at Eversheds, discuss the new Covid-19 guidelines.

Special Education Classes

Special Education Classes

Josepha Madigan, Minister of State for Special Education, speaks to Sarah about new legal powers that will be used to force schools to open new special education classes.

Pat Finucane Murder

Pat Finucane Murder

Michael Finucane, solicitor and son of Pat Finucane, talks to Cormac about the news that there will no public inquiry into Pat Finucane's murder in 1989 by loyalist gunmen.

Social Interactions and Relationships

Social Interactions and Relationships

Dr Paul D'Alton, Associate Professor of Psychology at UCD and Principal Clinical Psychologist at St Vincent's University Hospital, speaks to Sarah and Cormac about the impact of the pandemic on social interactions and relationships.

Brexit and British Potatoes

Brexit and British Potatoes

Andrew Bridgen MP, Conservative MP for North West Leicestershire, speaks to Sarah about the impact a no-deal Brexit would have on Irish chippers.

Belarus Protests

Belarus Protests

Svetlana Tikhanovskaya, Belarusian opposition leader, speaks to Cormac about the ongoing protests in Belarus and her time spent as a teenager in Ireland. For more information: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/ireland-must-be-braver-in-denouncing-alexander-lukashenko-svetlana-tikhanovskaya-says-jl65x5sds

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