Latest news about RTÉ Radio 1

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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

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

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

RTÉ publishes thousands of early radio recordings online

Over 5,300 RTÉ radio recordings from the 1927 – 1970s are now available online with rare insight into the voices, sounds and topics from the past. Highlights include: Opening of the Cork radio station 6CK (1927) Maud Gonne Recalls Evictions (1947) Provincial News Round Up (1957)...

Publication date: 23.05.2023