This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 19 July 2020

This Week

This Week

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

Where does Ireland now stand with Covid-19?

Where does Ireland now stand with Covid-19?

Professor Gabriel Scally, President of the Public Health Section of the Royal Society of Medicine and Rathfarnham GP Dr. Shane McKeogh join the programme to discuss the latest in relation to Covid-19 and how possible it may be to eliminate the virus from the island.

Government set to address Covid-19 fallout

Government set to address Covid-19 fallout

Justin McCarthy speaks to the Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, Fianna Fail's Michael McGrath, in relation to Covid-19 travel restrictions and advice as well as the Economic Stimulus Package that is set to be published this week following the major economic implications of the coronavirus pandemic.

Childcare during a pandemic

Childcare during a pandemic

Carole Coleman explores how a lack of childcare due to Covid-19 is leaving a number of mothers around the country facing the difficult decision of whether or not they can return to work.

Is an 'all-island' approach necessary?

Is an 'all-island' approach necessary?

Sinn Féin Leader Mary Lou McDonald is live in studio to outline her party's stance on childcare, Covid-19 travel restrictions and the difficulties that arise from Dublin and Belfast following different public health guidelines.

Green Party Leadership Contest

Green Party Leadership Contest

Leader of the Green Party Eamon Ryan speaks to Justin McCarthy in relation to their turbulent return to Government and the upcoming leadership contest as he takes on Catherine Martin to retain the party's top job.

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