Drivetime Tuesday 1 December 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.

Reopening Ireland

Reopening Ireland

Graham Spurling, Joint MD, Movies @ Cinemas, Ciara Lefroy, Director of ICONIC Health Clubs, and Debbie Johnston, Branch manager in Dungarvan library, discuss Ireland's move to level 3 Covid-19 restrictions.

Young Carers

Young Carers

Catherine Cox, Family Carers Ireland, Sean Collins, 17-year-carer, and Alex Ojoi 18-year-old carer, discuss the lack of support young carers receive in Ireland.

Puberty Blockers Case

Puberty Blockers Case

Paul Conrathe, Human Rights Solicitor with Sinclair Law, Vanessa Lacey, Health and Education Manager with TENI, and Professor Donal O'Shea, Consultant Endocrinologist at St Colmcilles Hospital, discuss the ruling of the High Court in the UK in relation to puberty blocking drugs and teenagers.

Sexism in Irish politics

Sexism in Irish politics

Holly Cairns, Social Democrat TD for Cork South West, talks to Cormac about sexism in Irish politics.

World Aid's Day

World Aid's Day

Conor Anderson, President of UCD Students Union, talks to Sarah about his HIV diagnosis and the impact of the stigma surrounding HIV and AIDS.

Hairdressers Reopen

Hairdressers Reopen

Drivetime's John Cooke reports from Cyril Morgan Hair in Limerick City on the lifting of Covid-19 restrictions.

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Presenters: Sarah McInerney and Cormac O'Eadhra

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