This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 4 April 2021

This Week

This Week

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

Teacher and Garda unions call for priority vaccinations

Teacher and Garda unions call for priority vaccinations

Antoinette Cunningham, General Secretary of the AGSI and John Boyle, General Secretary of the INTO, discuss the Covid-19 vaccine roll-out for teachers and gardaí.

Number of patients in hospital with Covid-19 stable at 242

Number of patients in hospital with Covid-19 stable at 242

Paul Reid, HSE Chief Executive, discusses the latest issues which are facing the health service in battling Covid-19.

Second night of violence on streets in Northern Ireland

Second night of violence on streets in Northern Ireland

Brian Feeney, political columnist with the Irish News, discusses the unrest on the streets of Northern Ireland.

Will we see foreign tourists here this year?

Will we see foreign tourists here this year?

Niall Gibbons, Chief Executive of Tourism Ireland, discusses how the tourism industry will be impacted by the pandemic this year.

Wallis and Futuna Islands put on Irish quarantine list

Wallis and Futuna Islands put on Irish quarantine list

Stephanie Villi, Reporter with Wallis and Futuna La Premiere Television, discusses Wallis and Futuna being put on Ireland's mandatory hotel quarantine list.

Yemen facing the largest humanitarian crisis on the planet

Yemen facing the largest humanitarian crisis on the planet

Riona Judge McCormack, who works with the Norwegian Refugee Council in Yemen, discusses the situation in the country.

Govt should be put plan in place to help young people - National Youth Council

Govt should be put plan in place to help young people - National Youth Council

James Doorley, Deputy Director of the National Youth Council, discusses how the pandemic is affecting young people.

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