This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 1 December 2019

This Week

This Week

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

Lisa Smith back in Ireland

Lisa Smith back in Ireland

Dimitri O'Donnell, Foreign Affairs reporter, at Dublin Airport; Paul Reynolds, Crime Correspondent, at Kevin Street Garda Station; and Sineád Hussey, North East Correspondent, report that former member of the Defence Forces Lisa Smith has arrived back in Ireland from Turkey.

Minister Simon Coveney on Lisa Smith's return and FG by-election performance

Minister Simon Coveney on Lisa Smith's return and FG by-election performance

Simon Coveney, Tanaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs, on the return to Ireland of Lisa Smith and what yesterdays by-election results will mean for Fine Gael.

FF's Jack Chambers on his party's by-election performance

FF's Jack Chambers on his party's by-election performance

Jack Chambers, Fianna Fáil front bencher and TD for Dublin West, discusses Fianna Fail's results in yesterdays by-elections.

By-election - expert analysis

By-election - expert analysis

Lise Hand, Journalist and Commentator, and Dr Kevin Cunningham, Politics Lecturer and Pollster with Ireland Thinks, with a round up of the 2019 By-elections.

Edward Bransfield: the Corkman who discovered the Antarctic

Edward Bransfield: the Corkman who discovered the Antarctic

Justin McCarthy reports on the remarkable story of the Irishman who discovered a continent, but died in relative obscurity - and the campaign by a small village in his native east Cork to elevate his name alongside the great polar explorers.

EU agriculture and fisheries ministers to hammer out quotas for the coming year

EU agriculture and fisheries ministers to hammer out quotas for the coming year

Patrick Murphy, CEO of the Irish South and West Fish Producers Organisation, on the expectations of the country's main fish producers ahead of Brexit.

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