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# 2fm - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

'And that hurts': Varadkar says people of colour who grew up in Ireland can be made to feel they're not 'fully Irish'
# Racism
# Racism

'And that hurts': Varadkar says people of colour who grew up in Ireland can be made to feel they're not 'fully Irish'

Jun 10th 2020, 9:26 AM 39,011 Views 131 Comments

The Taoiseach said he is considering an anti-racism public awareness campaign.

# 2fm - Wednesday 25 March, 2020

Two-week-long digital live music event aims to help Childline's 'dire need' for funding
# Never Give Up On A Child
# Never Give Up On A Child

Two-week-long digital live music event aims to help Childline's 'dire need' for funding

Mar 25th 2020, 5:12 PM 10,478 Views 5 Comments

Hozier will be the first to participate on Friday.

# 2fm - Friday 10 January, 2020

'We’ve lost the king of our family': Funeral of Larry Gogan takes place in Dublin
# RADIO LEGEND
# RADIO LEGEND

'We’ve lost the king of our family': Funeral of Larry Gogan takes place in Dublin

Updated Jan 10th 2020, 1:36 PM 39,238 Views 17 Comments

The legendary music man died Tuesday aged 85 after 58 years in radio.

# 2fm - Tuesday 7 January, 2020

Larry Gogan (1934-2020): Radio icon who provided the soundtrack to Irish life
# Ireland's Dj
# Ireland's Dj

Larry Gogan (1934-2020): Radio icon who provided the soundtrack to Irish life

Jan 7th 2020, 2:52 PM 15,108 Views 12 Comments

The legendary music man died today aged 85 after 58 years in radio.

# 2fm - Friday 31 May, 2019

Gerry Ryan’s voice returns to 2FM this morning for hour-long special
# Ryan Line
# Ryan Line

Gerry Ryan’s voice returns to 2FM this morning for hour-long special

May 31st 2019, 8:28 AM 78,886 Views 129 Comments

The show will air from 9am to 10am this morning.

# 2fm - Thursday 30 May, 2019

'There was no argument or slamming of doors': Jenny Greene on leaving and coming back to 2FM
# Greene Wave
# Greene Wave

'There was no argument or slamming of doors': Jenny Greene on leaving and coming back to 2FM

May 30th 2019, 12:58 PM 37,935 Views 13 Comments

Green departed the station on March and returned in May.

# 2fm - Tuesday 12 March, 2019

'A very heavy heart': Jenny Greene announces departure from 2FM
# 2fm
# 2fm

'A very heavy heart': Jenny Greene announces departure from 2FM

Mar 12th 2019, 10:33 AM 132,530 Views 72 Comments

2FM announced that Jennifer Zamparelli is to host her own programme as part of the new schedule line up.

# 2fm - Thursday 7 February, 2019

Ivan Yates drives record audience for Newstalk as station nears 2FM share in latest radio figures
# Jnlrs
# Jnlrs

Ivan Yates drives record audience for Newstalk as station nears 2FM share in latest radio figures

Feb 7th 2019, 12:08 PM 31,593 Views 66 Comments

Communicorp-owned stations performed strongly in the latest round of JNLR figures.

# 2fm - Saturday 12 January, 2019

Opinion: Kind, fun and a music champion - why Larry Gogan is the king of radio
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Kind, fun and a music champion - why Larry Gogan is the king of radio

Jan 12th 2019, 9:00 PM 21,739 Views 15 Comments

It was announced this week he is leaving his 2fm show to go to RTÉ Gold. His former broadcast assistant Helen Cullen says he was a brilliant boss to her.

# 2fm - Thursday 25 October, 2018

2FM and Today FM slugging it out as they're almost neck and neck in latest radio figures
# Listener Numbers
# Listener Numbers

2FM and Today FM slugging it out as they're almost neck and neck in latest radio figures

Oct 25th 2018, 11:59 AM 34,868 Views 65 Comments

It was also a mixed bag for RTÉ Radio One in the latest JNLR figures.

# 2fm - Saturday 18 August, 2018

DJ Gareth O'Callaghan to step down from radio as he battles 'rare and incurable disease'
# Multiple System Atrophy
# Multiple System Atrophy

DJ Gareth O'Callaghan to step down from radio as he battles 'rare and incurable disease'

Aug 18th 2018, 1:24 PM 79,724 Views 55 Comments

O’Callaghan told his fans:’I will miss being with you on the radio.’

# 2fm - Thursday 26 July, 2018

Ivan Yates has overtaken Pat Kenny as Newstalk's most popular presenter
# Listenership Figures
# Listenership Figures

Ivan Yates has overtaken Pat Kenny as Newstalk's most popular presenter

Updated Jul 26th 2018, 4:25 PM 42,412 Views 92 Comments

The radio listenership figures are out.

# 2fm - Thursday 26 April, 2018

Fewer people are tuning into Joe Duffy - but Morning Ireland has added listeners
# JNLR
# JNLR

Fewer people are tuning into Joe Duffy - but Morning Ireland has added listeners

Apr 26th 2018, 2:55 PM 26,203 Views 65 Comments

It’s JNLR day.

# 2fm - Wednesday 29 November, 2017

2fm brought an 80-year-old man to Kasabian after he wrote a great letter to The Irish Times
# He's On Fiiiiiiiiiiiire
From The Daily Edge
# He's On Fiiiiiiiiiiiire

2fm brought an 80-year-old man to Kasabian after he wrote a great letter to The Irish Times

Nov 29th 2017, 2:46 PM 15,640 Views 0 Comments

GO ON TOM YA MAD THING.

# 2fm - Thursday 26 October, 2017

2FM has more daily listeners than Today FM for the first time since Gerry Ryan's death
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

2FM has more daily listeners than Today FM for the first time since Gerry Ryan's death

Oct 26th 2017, 12:03 PM 17,946 Views 67 Comments

The survey covers the summer months and shows that over 3.1 million Irish people listen to the radio every day.

# 2fm - Sunday 1 October, 2017

What's in my makeup bag? Tara Stewart
# In My Bag
From The Daily Edge
# In My Bag

What's in my makeup bag? Tara Stewart

Oct 1st 2017, 1:00 PM 4,603 Views 1 Comment

Having a rummage through some of our favourite faces’ wares.

# 2fm - Tuesday 31 January, 2017

Ed Sheeran's new song Galway Girl is NOT a cover of the Steve Earle/Mundy banger
# Grand Soft Day
From The Daily Edge
# Grand Soft Day

Ed Sheeran's new song Galway Girl is NOT a cover of the Steve Earle/Mundy banger

Jan 31st 2017, 11:42 AM 14,883 Views 2 Comments

He won’t be taking a stroll…

# 2fm - Wednesday 25 January, 2017

18 more deadly female presenters on Irish radio
# Women On Air
From The Daily Edge
# Women On Air

18 more deadly female presenters on Irish radio

Jan 25th 2017, 1:31 PM 21,220 Views 18 Comments

Listen up.

# 2fm - Sunday 4 December, 2016

Over 14,500 people participated in an epic mannequin challenge at the 2FM Xmas Ball
# Don't Move
From The Daily Edge
# Don't Move

Over 14,500 people participated in an epic mannequin challenge at the 2FM Xmas Ball

Dec 4th 2016, 9:46 AM 4,487 Views 0 Comments

That girl is a real crowd pleaser…

# 2fm - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Latest radio figures: Joe Duffy a big winner in a very nice three months indeed for RTÉ Radio One
# Radio Gaga
# Radio Gaga

Latest radio figures: Joe Duffy a big winner in a very nice three months indeed for RTÉ Radio One

Oct 26th 2016, 6:07 PM 22,024 Views 54 Comments

Less so for 2FM and other stations. RTÉ’s flagship news and current affairs channel is continuing to dominate the radio landscape.

# 2fm - Wednesday 24 August, 2016

"Of course I'm going to save my brother's life" - Irish comedian on donating his kidney
# Jarlath Regan
# Jarlath Regan

"Of course I'm going to save my brother's life" - Irish comedian on donating his kidney

Aug 24th 2016, 5:06 PM 32,607 Views 22 Comments

“My brother rang me and said ‘Jar would you come over and test to see if you’re a match?’”

# 2fm - Tuesday 26 July, 2016

Breakfast DJ Colm Hayes is parting company with RTÉ
# Gone
# Gone

Breakfast DJ Colm Hayes is parting company with RTÉ

Jul 26th 2016, 12:25 PM 37,009 Views 33 Comments

The DJ was poached from commercial radio ten years ago, but was moved to weekends last year.

# 2fm - Wednesday 13 January, 2016

Nicky Byrne will represent Ireland at this year's Eurovision
# Song For Ireland
# Song For Ireland

Nicky Byrne will represent Ireland at this year's Eurovision

Jan 13th 2016, 7:00 AM 23,582 Views 75 Comments

The 2FM DJ and former Westlife star will sing ‘Sunlight’ at the semi-final stage in Stockholm in May with the aim of qualifying for the contest proper on Saturday 14 May.

# 2fm - Thursday 7 January, 2016

'Johnny Logan should watch out': Kian Egan thinks Nicky Byrne could win the Eurovision
# Westlife
# Westlife

'Johnny Logan should watch out': Kian Egan thinks Nicky Byrne could win the Eurovision

Jan 7th 2016, 2:03 PM 23,343 Views 78 Comments

There are rumours the former boyband star will represent Ireland in Stockholm.

# 2fm - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge
# Ag Smaoineamh Os Ard
# Ag Smaoineamh Os Ard

Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge

Dec 22nd 2015, 9:33 PM 29,628 Views 54 Comments

Maith an buachaill!

Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge
# Ag Smaoineamh Os Ard
From The Daily Edge
# Ag Smaoineamh Os Ard

Ed Sheeran has recorded his song Thinking Out Loud as Gaeilge

Dec 22nd 2015, 8:01 PM 5,728 Views 0 Comments

Maith an buachaill!

# 2fm - Friday 28 August, 2015

Rick O'Shea's 2FM radio show is moving to the weekend
# On The Move
# On The Move

Rick O'Shea's 2FM radio show is moving to the weekend

Aug 28th 2015, 3:21 PM 20,787 Views 49 Comments

The presenter has just made the announcement.

# 2fm - Thursday 6 August, 2015

Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy's new show?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Will you listen to Ryan Tubridy's new show?

Aug 6th 2015, 9:26 AM 29,020 Views 100 Comments

Or will you stay away?

# 2fm - Friday 31 July, 2015

RTÉ have deleted Brendan O'Connor's 'wanky' jibe at Tubridy
# Brendan Bites
# Brendan Bites

RTÉ have deleted Brendan O'Connor's 'wanky' jibe at Tubridy

Jul 31st 2015, 4:49 PM 80,132 Views 78 Comments

This morning’s encounter between the pair was a little awkward. Thanks to an edit, the playback is now a little less awkward.

# 2fm - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

A woman who had a one night stand in Coppers in 2003 is looking for the father of her child
# Coppers Baby
From The Daily Edge
# Coppers Baby

A woman who had a one night stand in Coppers in 2003 is looking for the father of her child

Jul 7th 2015, 12:01 PM 9,075 Views 7 Comments

Were you in Coppers on August 2, 2003? You might be able to help.

# 2fm - Friday 26 June, 2015

'I have broad shoulders, broad hips, a bum - that's just how I am made'
# Style Me Curvy
# Style Me Curvy

'I have broad shoulders, broad hips, a bum - that's just how I am made'

Jun 26th 2015, 9:04 PM 73,344 Views 42 Comments

The Irish model who was featured in Vogue Italia says there’s a ‘curvy revolution’ happening.

# 2fm - Monday 8 June, 2015

Watch: Ryan Tubridy liked zorbing so much he did it twice
# Rolling Rolling Rolling
# Rolling Rolling Rolling

Watch: Ryan Tubridy liked zorbing so much he did it twice

Jun 8th 2015, 6:57 PM 15,928 Views 16 Comments

What is zorbing, you ask?

# 2fm - Friday 17 April, 2015

Miss Hector's voice on the airwaves? We have good news for you...
# Soldiers Of The Dawn
# Soldiers Of The Dawn

Miss Hector's voice on the airwaves? We have good news for you...

Apr 17th 2015, 4:37 PM 28,081 Views 33 Comments

The radio presenter also opened up about his mother’s death.

# 2fm - Wednesday 1 April, 2015

Louise McSharry will be back on air this month
# She's Back
# She's Back

Louise McSharry will be back on air this month

Apr 1st 2015, 2:24 PM 14,026 Views 12 Comments

The 31-year-old is cancer-free and will return to her role presenting The Louise McSharry show for 2fm.

# 2fm - Friday 27 March, 2015

'I don't have cancer anymore': Louise McSharry reveals good news on Daffodil Day
# Friday Feeling
# Friday Feeling

'I don't have cancer anymore': Louise McSharry reveals good news on Daffodil Day

Mar 27th 2015, 1:52 PM 21,369 Views 24 Comments

The 2fm presenter revealed her good news today.

# 2fm - Thursday 26 March, 2015

Republic of Telly's Jennifer Maguire has given birth to a little baby girl
# Special Delivery
From The Daily Edge
# Special Delivery

Republic of Telly's Jennifer Maguire has given birth to a little baby girl

Mar 26th 2015, 8:02 AM 5,240 Views 5 Comments

Congratulations!

# 2fm - Monday 16 March, 2015

Irish radio stations will play a song in tribute to Tony Fenton this afternoon
# RIP
From The Daily Edge
# RIP

Irish radio stations will play a song in tribute to Tony Fenton this afternoon

Mar 16th 2015, 10:03 AM 2,687 Views 1 Comment

Aretha Franklin’s I Say A Little Prayer will be going out especially for Tony.

# 2fm - Friday 6 March, 2015

It's 2015 and Maniac 2000 is number one in Ireland
# Time Warp
From The Daily Edge
# Time Warp

It's 2015 and Maniac 2000 is number one in Ireland

Mar 6th 2015, 2:41 PM 6,288 Views 5 Comments

And it’s all thanks to Nicky Byrne.

# 2fm - Monday 2 March, 2015

Here's the note Gerry Ryan sent Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ in 1980
# Bollox
From The Daily Edge
# Bollox

Here's the note Gerry Ryan sent Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ in 1980

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:03 AM 9,373 Views 3 Comments

“Just a little note…”

# 2fm - Thursday 26 February, 2015

Ryan Tubridy interview about depression stopped man about to take his own life
# Hope
# Hope

Ryan Tubridy interview about depression stopped man about to take his own life

Feb 26th 2015, 4:35 PM 41,719 Views 98 Comments

He wrote to Ryan Tubridy today to thank the show.

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