This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 6 October 2019

This Week

This Week

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

Why customs could be the deal breaker

Why customs could be the deal breaker

Philippe Lamberts, Belgian MEP and Member of the EU's 6-person Brexit Steering Group, on why he believes that Boris Johnson's his revised brexit plan isn't good enough and Simon Usherwood, Professor of Politics at the University of Surrey, gives Brexit analysis from London.

Ireland's hair and beauty industry is being swamped by the black economy

Ireland's hair and beauty industry is being swamped by the black economy

Carole Coleman reports on a new industry group which aims to stop black market operators in the hair and beauty sector.

Former UCD boss claims research environment in Irish universities is 'significantly inferior'

Former UCD boss claims research environment in Irish universities is 'significantly inferior'

Hugh Brady, former president of UCD, tells us that the government are ducking and diving over low levels of investment in third level education.

Millions needed to fix Fermoy Weir; but who will pay? John Burke reports

Millions needed to fix Fermoy Weir; but who will pay? John Burke reports

John Burke reports on whether money can be found to save one of Ireland's oldest weirs before it's damaged beyond repair.

GAA players and officials questioned during garda corruption probe

GAA players and officials questioned during garda corruption probe

Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, reports that a number of Gardai have spoken to as part of a long-running investigation into alleged corruption.

Rise in the number of environmentalists killed or attacked for their human rights work

Rise in the number of environmentalists killed or attacked for their human rights work

Michel Forst, UN special rapporteur for Human Rights defenders, on the greater role, Ireland must play in protecting human rights defenders.

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