This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 19 May 2019

This Week

This Week

A look at events making the news in the past week presented by David McCullagh and Justin McCarthy.

Coveney on Brexit and uncertainty in Westminster

Coveney on Brexit and uncertainty in Westminster

Tánaiste Simon Coveney on the risks ahead for Ireland following the breakdown of Tory and Labour party Brexit talks

Everest climber John Dowd on the search for missing climber Seamus Lawless

Everest climber John Dowd on the search for missing climber Seamus Lawless

As the family of climber Seamus Lawless raise money for a recovery operation on the world's tallest mountain - we hear from a leading mountain rescue expert and Everest climber about the challenges

Homes at the Hunters Hill estate in Gorey not being sold to Co-operative Housing Ireland

Homes at the Hunters Hill estate in Gorey not being sold to Co-operative Housing Ireland

RTÉ's Louise Byrne examines the risks of local authorities using the turnkey model to provide social housing

The development of battery storage plants - a special report

The development of battery storage plants - a special report

Carole Coleman reports on the development of battery storage plants across the country - as some residents voice concerns about the development of facilities near their homes, while wind and solar power advocates say they are needed to tackle climate change

The homicide trial for Sophie Toscan du Plantier beginning later this month

The homicide trial for Sophie Toscan du Plantier beginning later this month

RTÉ's Pascal Sheehy reports on the upcoming homicide trial for the murder of French woman Sophie Toscan du Plantier, who was murdered at her west Cork holiday home twenty-two years ago

Campaigns of the Local and European elections - what do the experts think?

Campaigns of the Local and European elections - what do the experts think?

Public affairs consultant Gerard Howlin, journalist Lise Hand, and RTÉ's political correspondent Paul Cunningham, cast a cold eye on the campaigns in the local and European elections so far and assess the likely fallout for the big parties once the votes are counted

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