This Week

This Week

Sunday, 1pm

This Week Sunday 11 April 2021

This Week

This Week

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

Plan for child refugees in doubt due to Covid-19 travel concerns

Plan for child refugees in doubt due to Covid-19 travel concerns

Tanya Ward, Chief Executive of the Children's Rights Alliance and Jennifer Whitmore, Social Democrats for TD for Wicklow, discuss the Government's plan to bring 28 child refugees to Ireland being in doubt because Gardaí are not allowed to travel to Greece due to safety concerns related to Covid-19.

'They are not rioting in middle-class areas' - community activist

'They are not rioting in middle-class areas' - community activist

Justin McCarthy speaks to community leaders on the Shankill Road in west Belfast and Jeffrey Donaldson, DUP MP for Lagan Valley and Deirdre Hargey, Sinn Féin MLA and Minister for Communities in Stormont discuss the ongoing violence in Northern Ireland.

HSE praises 'significant' impact of vaccinations

HSE praises 'significant' impact of vaccinations

Professor Martin Cormican, Clinical Lead on Infection Control with the HSE, discusses new variants of Covid-19 and the vaccine roll-out.

Physiotherapists say demand for their services is 'soaring'

Physiotherapists say demand for their services is 'soaring'

Carole Coleman speaks to physiotherapists about the increase in demand for their services since the start of the pandemic.

Son of dying man challenges detention in hotel quarantine

Son of dying man challenges detention in hotel quarantine

Orla O'Donnell, RTÉ's Court Correspondent, discusses the case.

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