Latest news about RTÉ Radio 1

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Today FM closes gap on RTÉ Radio 1 as it heads towards one million listeners

Today FM closes gap on RTÉ Radio 1 as it heads towards one million listeners - see our JNLR figures for Q4 2023 here.

Publication date: 08.02.2024

Tubridy remained on top of the RTÉ earnings list in 2022

RTÉ has publishing the earnings for its ten highest-paid presenters in 2022 and reveals Ryan Tubridy remained on top of the list.

Publication date: 29.01.2024

RTÉ Radio 1 presenter Bryan Dobson to retire

Bryan Dobson is to retire from RTÉ after 37 years years with the organisation.

Publication date: 24.01.2024

Oliver Callan gets daily show on RTÉ Radio 1

Oliver Callan is to present a new morning programme called Oliver Callan on RTÉ Radio 1.

Publication date: 20.01.2024

Gavin Deans moves from Media Central to become RTÉ’s new Commercial Director

Bauer's Gavin Deans is to take up the role of Commercial Director at RTÉ.

Publication date: 10.11.2023

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

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

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

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

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