This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 4 October 2020

This Week

This Week

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

The US reacts to President Trump's positive Covid-19 test

The US reacts to President Trump's positive Covid-19 test

RTÉ's Washington Correspondent Brian O'Donovan joins the programme with the latest developments in relation to Donald Trump's health following him and his wife Melania testing positive for Covid-19 as well as a number of members of staff in the White House.

Impact of Leaving Cert Results errors upon Universities

Impact of Leaving Cert Results errors upon Universities

Professor David Fitzpatrick, President of Technological University, Dublin and Professor Kerstin Mey, President of the University of Limerick, outline how the review of the Leaving Certificate Calculated Grades System will affect Third Level Institutions across the country as over 6,000 students are set to be upgraded.

Covid-19 cases on the rise both sides of the border

Covid-19 cases on the rise both sides of the border

Dr. Gerry Waldron, Head of Health Protection at the Pubic Health Agency in Belfast and Róisín Shortall, TD and Co-Leader of the Social Democrats discuss what measures they feel need to be introduced in the fight against the spread of Covid-19 as the number of daily cases continue to rise both north and south of the border.

Political Impact of President Trump's Covid-19 diagnosis

Political Impact of President Trump's Covid-19 diagnosis

Emeritus Professor at the State University of Ohio Elliot Slotnick gives his analysis on how President Trump's Covid-19 diagnosis will affect his campaign.

Green Party's Annual Conference

Green Party's Annual Conference

Children and Equality Minister Roderic O'Gorman of the Green Party speaks to Carole Coleman following their Annual Conference which took place virtually yesterday where a number of policies they want to see achieved during their time in Government were covered.

Minister Michael McGrath

Minister Michael McGrath

Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform Michael McGrath joins the programme just over a week out from Budget 2021 which will be a budget like no other following the economic shock caused by Covid-19.

Running a business in a time of uncertainty

Running a business in a time of uncertainty

Elaine Keogh reports on businesses that have been set up and grown during the coronavirus pandemic as people adapt to the rapidly evolving landscape around them.

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