This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 9 June 2019

This Week

This Week

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

Rockall row deepens as Irish skippers continue fishing

Rockall row deepens as Irish skippers continue fishing

Scottish Fisheries Minister Fergus Ewing and Agriculture Minister Michael Creed discuss the threat from Scotland to take action if Irish fishermen continue to fish around Rockall Island.

Inmates stage 'dirty protest' at Midlands Prison

Inmates stage 'dirty protest' at Midlands Prison

John Burke reports on dirty protest dirty protest in the country's biggest prison

Ceann Comhairle apologises to Angela Kerins over PAC

Ceann Comhairle apologises to Angela Kerins over PAC

Joe MagRaollaigh, Editor of The Week In Politics, reports on what Ceann Comhairle of the Dail, Seán O'Fearghail, had to say about the Kerins case in an exclusive interview with RTÉ's The Week In Politics programme earlier today.

Why are women less likely to commute by bike?

Why are women less likely to commute by bike?

Justin McCarthy reports why women are far less likely than men to cycle to work.

Irish troops bound for dangerous Mali mission

Irish troops bound for dangerous Mali mission

Colm Ó Mongáin, Deputy foreign Editor, on how the government will be asked to approve the deployment of members of the Army Ranger Wing to the African country of Mali as part of the UN peacekeeping force there.

How has Kilkenny managed its housing needs?

How has Kilkenny managed its housing needs?

Carole Coleman reports on how Kilkenny's homeless and housing waiting lists continue to reduce.

Is the Freedom of Information Act being eroded by recent court judgements?

Is the Freedom of Information Act being eroded by recent court judgements?

Pearse Doherty, Sinn Feín and Fred Logue, solicitor who specialises in information law, on whether the Freedom of Information Act is being eroded by recent court rulings.

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