This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 22 March 2020

This Week

This Week

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

Tánaiste Simon Coveney on Coronavirus measures

Tánaiste Simon Coveney on Coronavirus measures

Simon Coveney, Tánaiste and Minister for Foreign Affairs, on whether the government are doing enough to tackle Covid-19.

HSE CEO Paul Reid on Covid-19 preparations

HSE CEO Paul Reid on Covid-19 preparations

Paul Reid, chief executive of the HSE, tells us if the frontline health workers have enough protective equipment.

Lockdowns and when measures are best applied

Lockdowns and when measures are best applied

Tony Holohan, Chief Medical Officer, on lockdowns and when measures are best applied

Retired GP: 'I want to come back and help people'

Retired GP: 'I want to come back and help people'

Dr Ken Egan, 75 year old retired doctor from Ballindine in County Mayo, tells us why he wants to return to the fray.

Lockdown not enough to defeat coronavirus - WHO

Lockdown not enough to defeat coronavirus - WHO

Dr Margaret Anne Harris, the World Health Organization's coronavirus response team, on how the fight against Covid-19 is unfolding globally.

Lessons from Wuhan

Lessons from Wuhan

Professor Oisín O'Connell, consultant respiratory physician at the Bon Secours Hospital in Cork, tells us about his discussion with Chinese doctors on Friday.

Elderly priests at risk from Covid-19

Elderly priests at risk from Covid-19

Carole Coleman speaks to elderly priests, who want to tend to their flock but are also at risk themselves.

Recovering from Covid-19

Recovering from Covid-19

Justin McCarthy speaks Aine McCarthy, who has been in self isolation for the past fortnight after testing positive for covid-19.

A week like no other for Ireland

A week like no other for Ireland

Voices from an extraordinary week in the country's history

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