This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 14 March 2021

This Week

This Week

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

AstraZeneca vaccine suspended over blood clot concerns

AstraZeneca vaccine suspended over blood clot concerns

Dr Ronan Glynn, Deputy Chief Medical Officer at the Department of Health, and Dr Colm Henry, Chief Clinical Officer with the HSE, discuss the decision to suspend the administration of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine over blood clots in Norway.

Gardaí upgrade investigation on Varadkar's leak of GP contract

Gardaí upgrade investigation on Varadkar's leak of GP contract

Mary Regan, Political Reporter with RTÉ, discusses the investigation.

Michael McGrath

Michael McGrath

Michael McGrath, Minister for Public Expenditure and Reform, discusses the decision to suspend the administration of the AstraZeneca Covid-19 vaccine.

Victor Bayda

Victor Bayda

Victor Bayda, Irish language officer with Comhchoiste Ghaeltacht Uíbh Ráthaigh, discusses the state of the Irish language.

Swimming Pools

Swimming Pools

Sarah Keane, CEO of Swim Ireland and the President of the Olympic Federation of Ireland, discusses the reopening of indoor swimming pools.

Catholic Church to discuss its future

Catholic Church to discuss its future

Brendan Leahy, Bishop of Limerick, dicusses what the future holds for the Catholic Chruch in Ireland.

Martin Hayes - Traditional Irish music in the Pandemic

Martin Hayes - Traditional Irish music in the Pandemic

This Week Editor Diarmaid Fleming talks to Co Clare fiddler Martin Hayes about the pandemic's impact on the traditional Irish music world.

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