Ireland's National Public Service Media
Meáin Náisiúnta Seirbhíse Poiblí na hÉireann
Mon - Fri • 16:30 - 19:00
Drivetime Thursday 13 May 2021
Sarah McInerney and Cormac Ó hEadhra bring you all the latest news and stories of the day from around the country and beyond.
Roisin Shortall, Social Democrats co Leader, on plans to restart foreign travel this summer.
Roddy Doyle, Author, tells us about the Fighting Words program
Paul Treyvaud, Treyvaud's Restaurant, and Cliona Ni Cheallaigh, Consultant in Infectious Diseases, St James Hospital, discuss a campaign to allow restaurants reopen at the same time as hotel dining.
Elizabeth McCrave, the mother of a teenage girl, pleads for an eating disorder bed to help her daughter.
Mick Mulvaney, former chief of staff to Donald Trump, reacts to Republicans ousting Liz Cheney over her criticism of the former president.
As Ireland designates the Indian strain of Covid a "variant of concern" - how much more infectious is it? Justin O'Grady, University of East Anglia, gives his reaction
Siobhan Mullen, Chair in animal welfare and veterinary ethics UCD, tell us what exactly is in this new animal welfare plan
John Church, Chief Executive of ISPCC,
Dr. Simon Berrow, Irish Basking Shark Group, tells us about Basking Sharks
Presenters: Sarah McInerney and Cormac O'Eadhra