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Highlights from the daily news programme with Sarah McInerney and Cormac O’Eadhra. Featuring all the latest stories, interviews and special reports. Listen live Monday to Friday at 4.30pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Highlights from the daily news programme with Sarah McInerney and Cormac O’Eadhra. Featuring all the latest stories, interviews and special reports. Listen live Monday to Friday at 4.30pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Location:

Dublin, Ireland

Networks:

RTE Ireland

Description:

Highlights from the daily news programme with Sarah McInerney and Cormac O’Eadhra. Featuring all the latest stories, interviews and special reports. Listen live Monday to Friday at 4.30pm on RTÉ Radio 1.

Language:

English

Contact:

RTÉ Donnybrook Dublin 4 185 071 5105


Episodes

America’s Cup

9/16/2021
Maurice O'Connell, Sailing analyst, gives an up date on Ireland's bid for the America's Cup

Duration:00:03:15

Govt did not advise President on NI centenary service

9/16/2021
Jeffrey Donaldson, DUP leader, joins us to react to President Higgins decision not to attend service commemorating Northern Ireland centenary.

Duration:00:10:08

Green Party TD loses court challenge over CETA deal

9/16/2021
Patrick Costello, Green Party TD in Dublin South Central, gives his reaction.

Duration:00:06:20

Housing story

9/16/2021
Caroline, listener who contacted Drivetime, who feels locked out of the housing market

Duration:00:10:09

A sacred space for cremated remains

9/16/2021
John Cooke meets those planning a new type of final resting place

Duration:00:10:05

The rise of Zoom calls while driving

9/16/2021
Noel Gibbons, Road Safety Officer with Mayo County Council, on the rise of Zoom calls while driving.

Duration:00:03:50

Simon Harris row

9/16/2021
Fergal Keane reports on the Simon Harris row, and Martin Conway, Fine Geal Senator, responds to it.

Duration:00:16:49

Power of rituals

9/16/2021
Ian Robertson, Emeritus Professor of Psychology at Trinity College, on the power of rituals

Duration:00:06:25

Redress over homes affected by MICA

9/16/2021
Catholic Bishop Alan McGuckian SJ of Raphoe and Church of Ireland Bishop Andrew Forster of Derry & Raphoe

Duration:00:12:04

Hospital waiting lists

9/16/2021
Dr. Rob Landers, Vice President of the IHCA, on hospital waiting lists.

Duration:00:07:11

College Digs

9/15/2021
John Cooke reports on college digs

Duration:00:10:44

Catherine Martin Interview

9/15/2021
Catherine Martin, Minister for Tourism, Culture, Arts, Gaeltacht, Sport and Media, on a radical change to licensing laws and the Gov's stability weeks away from Budget 22.

Duration:00:10:32

Reduced Timetables

9/15/2021
Carl O'Brien, Education Editor for the Irish Times, and Adam Harris, CEO of AsIAm, on reduced timetables

Duration:00:09:41

CO2 monitors

9/15/2021
Michael Gillespie, General Secretary at TUI, and Orla Hegarty Architect and Assistant Professor at UCD, on CO2 monitors

Duration:00:07:56

Marc MacSharry Resigns from Fianna Fáil Parliamentary Party & Vote of No Confidence Debate

9/15/2021
Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent for RTÉ, and Damien English, Fine Gael Minister of State for Business, Employment and Retail, on the Confidence Motion and Marc MacSharry's resignation from the Fianna Fáil Parliamentary Party

Duration:00:16:12

Can fast fashion ever really be sustainable?

9/15/2021
Damien O'Reilly, Lecturer in Retail at TU Dublin, and Geraldine Carton of Sustainable Fashion Dublin, on whether fast fashion can ever really be sustainable.

Duration:00:07:29

Digital Connection Allowance

9/15/2021
Maureen Kavanagh, CEO Active Retirement, calls for for the Telephone Support Allowance for older people to be transformed into the 'Digital Connection Allowance.'

Duration:00:04:59

Cork's Americas Cup bid in jeopardy

9/15/2021
Michael O'Donovan, Cork Chair of the Vintner Federation of Ireland and proprietor of The Castle Inn, on Cork's Americas Cup bid.

Duration:00:07:04

First Day Back in Dáil Éireann

9/15/2021
Paul Cunningham, Political Correspondent for RTÉ, reports.

Duration:00:08:08

INMO & Sláintecare

9/14/2021
Róisín Molloy, Member of Sláintecare Implementation Advisory Council & Phil Ní Shéaghadha, General Secretary of the INMO

Duration:00:13:24