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Media Central bought by Bauer Media Audio Ireland

Bauer Media Audio Ireland has acquired Irish media sales house Media Central.

Publication date: 01.09.2023

Classic Hits Radio wants to offer job to Ryan Tubridy

The CEO of Classic Hits Radio says he is interested in speaking to Ryan Tubridy to offer him a job on the station.

Publication date: 30.08.2023

Learning Waves partners with Kerry College for radio skills course

Kerry College is working with Learning Waves for its upcoming course in Digital Journalism, Podcasting & Radio, which is run in collaboration with Radio Kerry.

Publication date: 29.08.2023

JNLR: Over 3.3 million adults now listen to the radio every weekday

Brendan O’Connor, Pamela Joyce, Pat Kenny, Ian Dempsey, and the 2 Johnnies are amongst those celebrating the latest radio listening figures, published today. They’ve all increased their numbers during quarter 2, which sees all radio grow by a further 65,000 listeners...

Publication date: 29.08.2023

Full list of nominations announced for the IMRO Radio Awards 2023

The shortlist for the IMRO Radio Awards has been revealed ahead of the Gala Awards night at the Lyrath Estate Hotel in October. Organisers say a record number of entries have been received this year from all over Ireland...

Publication date: 23.08.2023

No plans for Ryan Tubridy to return to RTÉ Radio 1 programme

Negotiations between Ryan Tubridy and RTÉ have come to an end resulting in the presenter not returning to his show on Radio 1. Director-General Kevin Bakhurst issued a statement on Thursday evening saying he entered into negotiations in good faith with Ryan but believes...

Publication date: 18.08.2023

Liam Thompson appointed Programme Director at Ireland’s Classic Hits Radio

Former Group Programme Director for Communicorp, Virgin Radio, Magic Radio and RTE 2FM Liam Thompson is joining Ireland’s Classic Hits Radio. He takes over the role of Programme Director from Colm Hayes, who has held the position since March 2021. Colm will continue to present...

Publication date: 16.08.2023

iRadio to be bought by Bauer subject to regulatory approval

Bauer Media Audio has entered into an agreement to acquire iRadio. The deal to buy the large regional, which covers the West, North West, North East & Midlands regions of Ireland, is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approval...

Publication date: 16.08.2023

RTÉ Radio 1 series Documentary on One returns louder than bombs

The RTÉ Radio 1 series Documentary on One returns soon with Louder Than Bombs.

Publication date: 15.08.2023

End of an era as Dermot leaves Dave on Today FM

The Dermot & Dave Show on Today FM will end soon as Dermot Whelan says goodbye to radio and leaves the station.

Publication date: 08.08.2023