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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

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

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

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

New visual logo and tag line revealed for Newstalk

Newstalk has introduced a new logo, visual identity and brand tagline for the first time in 15 years. The new look comes following significant audience research and brand development work with agency partner Dynamo. The logo is made up of two fonts...

Publication date: 18.05.2023

Learning Waves’ Journalism Graduate Programme returns for 2023

Learning Waves has secured funding for its Journalism Graduate Programme for 2023. The programme will see 10 graduates placed across 10 Independent Radio Stations for a period of 5 months beginning September 2023. The programme involves plenty of hands-on training which will equip the students with the skills to work in...

Publication date: 24.04.2023

Nominees announced for the 2023 New York radio awards

RTÉ, Newstalk, Clare FM, and a number of independent production houses are shortlisted in the New York Festivals radio awards for 2023. There are 15 nominations altogether in Ireland, across categories such as documentaries, podcasts and entertainment...

Publication date: 23.03.2023

Bauer’s acquisition of Cork’s Red FM is now complete

Cork’s Red FM is now officially part of the Bauer family joining Today FM, Newstalk, 98 FM, SPIN 1038 and SPIN Southwest. Bauer Media Audio says Red FM will be able to leverage enhanced digital expertise to take advantage of new opportunities to grow and develop...

Publication date: 01.03.2023

Aviva Insurance Ireland to sponsor The Pat Kenny Show on Newstalk

Aviva Insurance Ireland has partnered with Newstalk to become the sponsor of its mid-morning current affairs programme The Pat Kenny Show. The twelve-month deal was brokered by Core and Media Central and will see Aviva get a combination of show promos broadcast across the week, in-programme sponsor stings...

Publication date: 03.11.2022

Newstalk appoints BBC Radio’s Joe Lynam as Business Editor

BBC Radio 4 presenter Joe Lynam is joining Newstalk as Business Editor. The Irish native was the BBC’s senior Business Correspondent for a decade. He currently presents the current affairs show ‘The Newsroom’ on BBC Radio 4 and the World Service while also presenting four Podcasts: Global News Podcast, Connected Investor, London Calling EU and EUNICast...

Publication date: 12.01.2022