Radio News

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Michael Kelly appointed Chief Executive at Independent Broadcasters of Ireland

The IBI has appointed Michael Kelly as its new Chief Executive.

Publication date: 16.04.2024

Over €1m to be spent on 38 radio productions across independent radio in Ireland

Coimisiún na Meán has announced the allocation of €1.1m to fund 38 radio productions on radio in Ireland.

Publication date: 12.04.2024

Ireland’s Classic Hits Radio turns back the clock to 1986 for Simon Harris

Ireland’s Classic Hits Radio is heading Back to the Future in honour of new Taoiseach Simon Harris.

Publication date: 09.04.2024

Newstalk agrees new sponsorship deal with MG Motor Ireland

Newstalk has agreed a new partnership with MG Motor Ireland, who are the new sponsor of Newstalk’s primetime show, The Hard Shoulder with Kieran Cuddihy.

Publication date: 05.04.2024

John Keane returns to WLR as new presenter of the Spin Home

He's coming home! John Keane is set to make a return to WLR as the station's newest presenter.

Publication date: 22.03.2024

Bauer Media Audio Ireland set to purchase Beat 102-103

Bauer Media Audio has signed an agreement to acquire Beat 102-103, subject to regulatory approval.

Publication date: 22.03.2024

Ireland’s Call star Stevie Mulrooney to make radio debut on KCLR

Eight-year-old Stevie Mulrooney from Kilkenny, who sang “Ireland’s Call” to a packed Avivia Stadium before an Irish Six Nations Rugby Match, is set to make his debut as a radio presenter.

Publication date: 14.03.2024

Harry Corry announced as new sponsor of Liveline on RTE Radio 1

Harry Corry is the new sponsor of Liveline with Joe Duffy on RTE Radio 1.

Publication date: 07.03.2024

Jessie Maher appointed as Beat’s new Digital Content Producer

Beat 102 103 has appointed Jessie Maher as the station’s newest Digital Content Producer. Jessie joined the Digital Solutions team having amassed great experience in marketing across Ireland.

Publication date: 07.03.2024

Mari Hurley appointed RTÉ Chief Financial Officer

RTÉ has appointed Mari Hurley to the role of Chief Financial Officer. Mari’s previous CFO roles include AA Ireland, Premier Lotteries Ireland, Hostelworld Group plc and Sherry FitzGerald Group.

Publication date: 04.03.2024