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Country Music Stars to hold Appreciation Concert for Galway Radio Presenter

Galway Bay FM Presenter Valerie Hughes is set to be honoured by well known Country Music singers Mike Denver, Brendan Shine and Ronan Collins and many, many more in an Appreciation Concert on Friday August 25th next.

Publication date: 03.08.2023

Graham Norton hosts Virgin Radio UK show from C103

Graham North is hosting his Virgin Radio UK shows from the West Cork studios of C103 for the next few weeks. The broadcaster, who is staying in Ireland currently, was also the first guest on Lorraine Murphy and Ross Browne’s new breakfast show...

Publication date: 19.07.2023

Midlands 103 is giving away free flip flops to listeners

Midlands 103 is giving away 200 pairs of flip flops to listeners later this month. The promotion is a cheeky reference to RTÉ’s ongoing embarrassment at the Public Accounts Committee, where it was revealed the station spent €5,000 on 200 flip flops for clients at a summer party for corporate...

Publication date: 11.07.2023

In photos: Beat celebrates 20 years of broadcasting in the South East

Beat celebrated 20 years of radio in the South East with a special birthday party over the weekend. The station also planted mystery Beat Birthday Boxes all around the region which resulted in numerous keen listeners all bagging exclusive prizes from the regional radio brand...

Publication date: 03.07.2023

Dermot & Dave are going on tour of Australia with Today FM

Dermot Whelan and Dave Moore are going on a big tour of Australia in support of the Women’s World Cup. They’ll be following the girls in green during their group stage matches as part of Dermot & Dave’s OUTBELIEVE Tour in partnership with Sky...

Publication date: 03.07.2023

Center Parcs pulls out of Ryan Tubridy’s RTÉ Radio 1 show sponsorship

Center Parcs has ended its sponsorship of Ryan Tubridy’s show on RTÉ Radio 1 early. The holiday park says it will not be renewing its deal when it ends in the near future, and the sponsorship credits are no longer on-air. Ryan has been off-air since he hit the spotlight last month...

Publication date: 03.07.2023

Three Chords & The Truth heading to Ireland via Radio Nova

Guns N’ Roses bassist Duff McKagan and his wife Susan Holmes McKagan are to bring their radio show “Three Chords & The Truth” to Ireland via Radio Nova. “Three Chords & The Truth” will broadcast every Saturday beginning on July 1st at 6pm with a repeat on Sunday at 9pm...

Publication date: 26.06.2023

RTÉ Director General Dee Forbes suspended over Ryan Tubridy issue

The RTÉ Board has confirmed its Director General Dee Forbes was suspended from her employment earlier this week. The announcement comes as the chairperson of the Oireachtas Public Accounts Committee criticised RTÉ for paying Ryan Tubridy €345,000 above his annual published...

Publication date: 23.06.2023

Newstalk launches new “We’re That Friend” campaign

Newstalk is telling people ‘We’re That Friend’ in a new marketing campaign created for the station by Orlagh Daly and Nick Kelly. It follows on from a full refresh of the Newstalk brand, including logo redesign and new look and feel which launched last month...

Publication date: 19.06.2023

Anniversary of Ireland’s first radio station to be celebrated with pop-up service

Coimisiún na Meán and the Irish Broadcasting Hall of Fame are to mark 100 years since the start of Ireland’s first radio station, 2BP, with a pop-up radio service. It was on August 14th 1923 that Irish radio audiences would for the first time hear local voices and Irish music...

Publication date: 14.06.2023