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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 78,918 Views 129 Comments

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

Check out the letter Gerry Ryan sent to Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Check out the letter Gerry Ryan sent to Ian Dempsey on his first day at RTÉ

Mar 2nd 2015, 1:00 PM 41,227 Views 25 Comments

In case you missed it yesterday…

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

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

Mar 2nd 2015, 8:03 AM 9,459 Views 3 Comments

“Just a little note…”

'Political interference' stopped Revenue probe into Ansbacher 'black briefcase': Whistleblower
# Ansbacher Allegations
# Ansbacher Allegations

'Political interference' stopped Revenue probe into Ansbacher 'black briefcase': Whistleblower

Dec 4th 2014, 3:22 PM 15,036 Views 102 Comments

Allegations of a major cover-up are spreading from politicians to government officials.

Mary Harney denies shutting down offshore accounts inquiry
# Mary Lou Claims
# Mary Lou Claims

Mary Harney denies shutting down offshore accounts inquiry

Dec 3rd 2014, 11:07 PM 52,099 Views 0 Comments

Several former TDs and ministers have strenuously denied any wrongdoing, after Mary Lou McDonald read out their names in the Dáil today.

Can the PAC interview a whistleblower who says former politicians dodged tax?
# Dossier
# Dossier

Can the PAC interview a whistleblower who says former politicians dodged tax?

Nov 20th 2014, 2:02 PM 5,162 Views 35 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee is to seek further legal advice.

Mary Lou claims PDs implicated in tax evasion dossier as PAC told it can't investigate
# New Claims
# New Claims

Mary Lou claims PDs implicated in tax evasion dossier as PAC told it can't investigate

Nov 12th 2014, 6:30 PM 17,007 Views 0 Comments

The Public Accounts Committee has been told it cannot investigate a dossier containing allegations of tax evasion by senior politicians.

Secretary General on tax dossier: 'No effort would have been made to suppress information'
# Dossier
# Dossier

Secretary General on tax dossier: 'No effort would have been made to suppress information'

Nov 11th 2014, 10:30 PM 19,877 Views 0 Comments

Enda Kenny addressed the latest claims in the Dáil this afternoon.

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan
# In Memory
# In Memory

"The Ryan Line is open": RTÉ unveils bronze tribute to Gerry Ryan

Oct 3rd 2014, 5:53 PM 15,147 Views 39 Comments

The tile was laid outside the radio centre yesterday evening.

RTÉ deny they're spending €70,000 on a life-sized Gerry Ryan statue
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RTÉ deny they're spending €70,000 on a life-sized Gerry Ryan statue

Jun 29th 2014, 1:47 PM 17,154 Views 95 Comments

They are planning a memorial but the event will be “marked privately”.

11 things you've probably forgotten about the 1994 Eurovision in Dublin
# Riverdance
From The Daily Edge
# Riverdance

11 things you've probably forgotten about the 1994 Eurovision in Dublin

Apr 30th 2014, 9:45 AM 28,159 Views 41 Comments

And a couple you definitely haven’t, from the contest 20 years ago today.

Gerry Ryan's daughter takes to the airwaves for first ever radio show
# 2fm
# 2fm

Gerry Ryan's daughter takes to the airwaves for first ever radio show

Feb 28th 2014, 7:45 PM 54,747 Views 188 Comments

Lottie Ryan will present a weekend breakfast show from 6am.

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Remembering LAMBO and the celebrity of Gerry Ryan

Aug 24th 2013, 12:00 PM 2,350 Views 36 Comments

It started out as an innocent book review but ended up as the subject of a police investigation. Hugh Travers writes about the late great Gerry Ryan and the claim that made him famous.

"The Ryanline is open"- Some of Gerry's best radio moments, 25 years on
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From The Daily Edge
# RIP

"The Ryanline is open"- Some of Gerry's best radio moments, 25 years on

Mar 14th 2013, 4:05 PM 23,566 Views 63 Comments

The Gerry Ryan show first went on air in March 1988.

The Dredge: When Ronan Keating's wife and mistress met
# OMG
From The Daily Edge
# OMG

The Dredge: When Ronan Keating's wife and mistress met

Oct 15th 2012, 8:43 AM 4,181 Views 0 Comments

All the celebrity dirt you need to know this morning.

The School Around the Corner is coming back
# Videos
From The Daily Edge
# Videos

The School Around the Corner is coming back

Oct 9th 2012, 5:53 PM 15,707 Views 35 Comments

“They’ve computers now you see….is the school around the corner just the same?”

Here's everything you missed on last night's 50th anniversary Late Late Show
# Late Late
From The Daily Edge
# Late Late

Here's everything you missed on last night's 50th anniversary Late Late Show

Jun 2nd 2012, 4:34 PM 18,530 Views 52 Comments

If you didn’t watch, you actually missed out on a pretty brilliant show. Lucky you, though: here’s your cheat sheet.

Tubridy drops more listeners in latest JNLR figures
# Radio
# Radio

Tubridy drops more listeners in latest JNLR figures

Oct 27th 2011, 6:16 PM 3,524 Views 52 Comments

Ryan Tubridy has lost 27,000 listeners in six months – with his audience now less than half of his previous listenership on Radio 1.

New suspect in murder of Bernadette Connolly over 40 years ago
# Cold Case
# Cold Case

New suspect in murder of Bernadette Connolly over 40 years ago

Aug 15th 2011, 8:16 AM 5,739 Views 7 Comments

Gardaí have built a case against a now 77-year-old man who is in jail in the UK.

UNICEF says TV3 Telethon not cancelled because Verwoerd dismissed
# UNICEF
# UNICEF

UNICEF says TV3 Telethon not cancelled because Verwoerd dismissed

Jul 28th 2011, 7:13 AM 3,453 Views 22 Comments

Liam Neeson and Vanessa Redgrave have pulled out of UNICEF events following Melanie Vorwoerd’s dismissal from the charity. UNICEF has apologised to Ireland for the “public nature of the controversy”.

The Daily Fix: Saturday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Saturday

Apr 30th 2011, 7:26 PM 1,702 Views 0 Comments

Our collection of the day’s news, developments and random tidbits.

Gerry Ryan remembered as gardaí fail to find dealer
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# Gerry Ryan

Gerry Ryan remembered as gardaí fail to find dealer

Apr 30th 2011, 2:33 PM 2,592 Views 16 Comments

Gardaí say it is unlikely anyone will be prosecuted for Gerry Ryan’s death a year ago today.

The Daily Fix: Friday
# Daily Fix
# Daily Fix

The Daily Fix: Friday

Apr 29th 2011, 7:55 PM 1,611 Views 1 Comment

Our collection of the day’s news, developments and random tidbits.

‘Gerry Ryan wasn’t on drugs’, claims taxi driver who drove him home
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# Gerry Ryan

‘Gerry Ryan wasn’t on drugs’, claims taxi driver who drove him home

Apr 23rd 2011, 1:30 PM 2,283 Views 0 Comments

The taxi driver who was the last person to see the RTÉ broadcaster alive has told a newspaper that Ryan “definitely” didn’t act like he was on drugs on the night he died.

Report: New probe indicates that Gerry Ryan didn't die from cocaine
Live Apr 15th 2011, 10:56 AM

Report: New probe indicates that Gerry Ryan didn't die from cocaine

No-one to face charges in relation to Gerry Ryan death: report
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No-one to face charges in relation to Gerry Ryan death: report

Feb 8th 2011, 11:47 AM 679 Views 0 Comments

The Irish Sun reports that no-one may ever be charged with supplying cocaine to the broadcaster.

Brian O'Driscoll 'disgusted' at Gerry Ryan death coverage
# BOD
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Brian O'Driscoll 'disgusted' at Gerry Ryan death coverage

Jan 13th 2011, 6:50 PM 2,881 Views 0 Comments

Toxicology report should never have been made public, rugby star tells HotPress.

Gerry Ryan took cocaine laced with worming powder: autopsy
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# Gerry Ryan

Gerry Ryan took cocaine laced with worming powder: autopsy

Jan 6th 2011, 8:43 AM 25,363 Views 0 Comments

The report shows he was taking a number of prescription drugs at the time of his death.

Poll: Have the media gone too far in their coverage of Gerry Ryan's death?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have the media gone too far in their coverage of Gerry Ryan's death?

Dec 20th 2010, 9:02 AM 1,418 Views 0 Comments

RTE has admitted its coverage was “less than it could have been”, and said it held back out of respect for Gerry Ryan’s family. But was it right to do so?

Gardaí to investigate claims of covering up high-profile drug use
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# Gerry Ryan

Gardaí to investigate claims of covering up high-profile drug use

Dec 20th 2010, 8:42 AM 695 Views 0 Comments

Gardaí have denied that they concealed the activities of high-profile drug abusers and say an investigation will be launched into the allegations raised yesterday by the Sunday Independent.

The week in photos
# Week In Photos
# Week In Photos

The week in photos

Dec 17th 2010, 4:46 PM 949 Views 0 Comments

Some of the week’s biggest stories – in pictures.

Pat Kenny: 'I didn’t know about Gerry Ryan’s coke habit'
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From The Daily Edge
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Pat Kenny: 'I didn’t know about Gerry Ryan’s coke habit'

Dec 17th 2010, 3:03 PM 4,503 Views 1 Comment

Kenny tells listeners he had no idea about Ryan’s cocaine problems – and says RTÉ would have intervened if it did.

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