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Stand-ins for Brendan O’Connor and Claire Byrne come and go - but who are these people?

Even though this was the week of the Ploughing Championships it started badly on Monday with Colm Ó Mongáin replacing Claire Byrne (RTÉ Radio 1, weekdays, 10am). We listeners dislike change.

Publication date: 21.09.2023

Christmas FM announces launch date and special competition

Christmas FM is searching for a very special little helper to visit the studio and officially turn on the radio station this year.

Publication date: 19.09.2023

Tributes paid to RTÉ RnaG presenter Rónán Mac Aodha Bhuí

RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta broadcaster Rónán Mac Aodha Bhuí has died at his home in Cois Cláidigh in Gaoth Dobhair, Co. Donegal on Tuesday at the age of 53.

Publication date: 19.09.2023

2FM’s The 2 Johnnies to host new television series on RTÉ2

The 2 Johnnies will front a brand-new show this October in the form of The 2 Johnnies Late Night Lock In.

Publication date: 15.09.2023

Midlands 103 rebrands to Niall 103 for Niall Horan’s birthday

Listeners tuning in to Midlands 103 today are being greeted with a slightly different station as it celebrates Niall Horan's birthday.

Publication date: 13.09.2023

Four new inductees for the IMRO Radio Awards Hall of Fame

The IMRO Radio Awards Committee are bringing in four new members into its Hall of Fame.

Publication date: 11.09.2023

8Radio calls for DAB licences to be advertised as it celebrates 10th birthday is asking the new Media Commission to license localised DAB radio multiplexes immediately allowing niche Irish broadcasters access to a low-cost broadcast platform.

Publication date: 08.09.2023

The brand new Beat Beast has been unleashed at Beat 102-103

Beat 102-103 has created its first Outside Broadcast Unit by converting a three tonne Land Rover Defender.

Publication date: 05.09.2023

Radio Nova celebrates 13th birthday with party for listeners

Radio Nova turns 13 today and to celebrate a party is being organising for listeners with a chance to win cash.

Publication date: 01.09.2023

Newstalk celebrates 10 years of The Pat Kenny Show

To mark the milestone of 10 years of The Pat Kenny show on Newstalk, Pat and the team took the show to Aviva Stadium for a special broadcast.

Publication date: 01.09.2023