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# rte-radio - Wednesday 8 December, 2021

RTÉ has been losing listeners to commercial stations but Radio 1 is still top dog
# JNLR
# JNLR

RTÉ has been losing listeners to commercial stations but Radio 1 is still top dog

Dec 8th 2021, 1:05 PM 19,097 Views 43 Comments

Today FM and Newstalk see strong gains across their entire week-day schedule.

# rte-radio - Monday 1 February, 2021

'To say everything is refunded is not true': Travel agents and Ryanair customers take aim at O'Leary over remarks
# Turbulent Times
# Turbulent Times

'To say everything is refunded is not true': Travel agents and Ryanair customers take aim at O'Leary over remarks

Feb 1st 2021, 3:53 PM 46,223 Views 56 Comments

The Commission for Aviation Regulation says that 80% of complaints relating to airline refunds have been resolved.

# rte-radio - Sunday 22 November, 2020

O'Callaghan apologises for breaking Covid guidelines at RTÉ gathering
# RTÉ Breach
# RTÉ Breach

O'Callaghan apologises for breaking Covid guidelines at RTÉ gathering

Nov 22nd 2020, 11:31 AM 52,764 Views 135 Comments

The gathering took place as a farewell to a long-time RTÉ employee on their last day.

# rte-radio - Thursday 27 August, 2020

Sarah McInerney returns in RTÉ Radio One shakeup as broadcaster reveals new autumn schedule
# Big Move
# Big Move

Sarah McInerney returns in RTÉ Radio One shakeup as broadcaster reveals new autumn schedule

Aug 27th 2020, 6:00 AM 89,591 Views 55 Comments

The broadcaster has launched its upcoming season of programming today.

# rte-radio - Friday 8 May, 2020

Quiz: How well do you know the career of Sean O'Rourke?
# News Quiz
# News Quiz

Quiz: How well do you know the career of Sean O'Rourke?

May 8th 2020, 8:49 PM 33,534 Views 34 Comments

The broadcaster retired from RTÉ today after 31 years at the station.

# rte-radio - Friday 14 February, 2020

Brendan O'Connor to permanently take over RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot
# Making Waves
# Making Waves

Brendan O'Connor to permanently take over RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot

Feb 14th 2020, 12:23 PM 26,610 Views 38 Comments

The Cork native will take over the 11am-1pm weekend slot from mid-March

# rte-radio - Thursday 4 July, 2019

BAI rejects complaint made over presenter Ray D'Arcy linking Angelus to child sex abuse
# BAI COMPLAINTS
# BAI COMPLAINTS

BAI rejects complaint made over presenter Ray D'Arcy linking Angelus to child sex abuse

Jul 4th 2019, 6:10 AM 61,683 Views 80 Comments

The complainant argued that D’Arcy’s view “was a generalised statement against a particular group in society”

# rte-radio - Thursday 2 May, 2019

After quitting the station in March, Jenny Greene is returning to 2FM to host a new daytime slot
# JNLR
# JNLR

After quitting the station in March, Jenny Greene is returning to 2FM to host a new daytime slot

May 2nd 2019, 1:21 PM 68,176 Views 53 Comments

The latest JNLR listenership figures show a boost for the station.

# rte-radio - Saturday 5 January, 2019

RTÉ wants to digitally archive 20,000 tapes of its radio programmes between 1988 and 2008
# RTE Radio One
# RTE Radio One

RTÉ wants to digitally archive 20,000 tapes of its radio programmes between 1988 and 2008

Jan 5th 2019, 7:15 AM 14,726 Views 32 Comments

The broadcaster wants someone to come out to its offices, take the tapes and digitise them before returning them to RTÉ.

# rte-radio - Wednesday 12 December, 2018

'Michael D is a formidable president': Adams says Sinn Féin was never going to win Áras election
# Aras 18
# Aras 18

'Michael D is a formidable president': Adams says Sinn Féin was never going to win Áras election

Dec 12th 2018, 3:36 PM 20,946 Views 43 Comments

Adams says that Sinn Féin did not engage with its voters.

# rte-radio - Tuesday 9 October, 2018

'My boy racer years are over': Áras hopeful Gavin Duffy expresses regret over historical driving convictions
# Dangerous Driving
# Dangerous Driving

'My boy racer years are over': Áras hopeful Gavin Duffy expresses regret over historical driving convictions

Oct 9th 2018, 1:30 PM 19,840 Views 23 Comments

The businessman says that the driving that led to his convictions was ‘inexcusable’.

# rte-radio - Friday 8 December, 2017

A mix-up involving an Irish family's flight home for Christmas was solved with a lovely gesture on Liveline
# Aer Lingus To The Rescue
From The Daily Edge
# Aer Lingus To The Rescue

A mix-up involving an Irish family's flight home for Christmas was solved with a lovely gesture on Liveline

Dec 8th 2017, 8:06 AM 8,110 Views 3 Comments

A brilliant moment of radio.

# rte-radio - Monday 22 May, 2017

'What a game, Pauric!' - John Mullane was on fire in the RTÉ commentary box yesterday
# Chips Cans John Mullane
From The42
# Chips Cans John Mullane

'What a game, Pauric!' - John Mullane was on fire in the RTÉ commentary box yesterday

May 22nd 2017, 2:21 PM 13,477 Views 3 Comments

“The man wouldn’t look out of place in the US Masters!”

# rte-radio - Saturday 7 January, 2017

'He might come to the plaza and have a burger': Obama's 'coming back to Ireland'
# I'll Be Back
# I'll Be Back

'He might come to the plaza and have a burger': Obama's 'coming back to Ireland'

Jan 7th 2017, 1:45 PM 40,723 Views 128 Comments

The US ambassador to Ireland said he expects Obama to visit in the next year.

# rte-radio - Friday 9 December, 2016

RTÉ and Sky retain GAA TV rights for next five years, Newstalk lose out in radio deal
# Behind The Mic
From The42
# Behind The Mic

RTÉ and Sky retain GAA TV rights for next five years, Newstalk lose out in radio deal

Dec 9th 2016, 12:26 PM 17,000 Views 30 Comments

The new broadcast package will last from 2017-2022.

# rte-radio - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Fancy a Late Date with Leo? He's presenting a show on RTÉ over Christmas
# Minister For Montrose
# Minister For Montrose

Fancy a Late Date with Leo? He's presenting a show on RTÉ over Christmas

Dec 1st 2016, 6:38 PM 14,865 Views 73 Comments

Varadkar says he’s just ‘filling a gap’ in the schedule.

# rte-radio - Sunday 2 October, 2016

RTÉ has shelved plans to axe its Longwave 252 service
# Radio Reprieve
# Radio Reprieve

RTÉ has shelved plans to axe its Longwave 252 service

Oct 2nd 2016, 12:54 PM 15,609 Views 48 Comments

The broadcaster planned to cut the service next year but a review is now underway.

# rte-radio - Monday 5 September, 2016

Marty Morrissey paid tribute to Bowie and Ali as he set the scene at Croker yesterday
# The Marty Party
From The42
# The Marty Party

Marty Morrissey paid tribute to Bowie and Ali as he set the scene at Croker yesterday

Sep 5th 2016, 10:04 AM 16,049 Views 17 Comments

Morrissey was on RTÉ Radio 1 commentary duty alongside Donal Óg Cusack for the All-Ireland hurling final.

# rte-radio - Monday 19 January, 2015

Here's what the world thought of Leo Varadkar saying 'I'm gay'
# Speaking Out
# Speaking Out

Here's what the world thought of Leo Varadkar saying 'I'm gay'

Jan 19th 2015, 8:46 PM 45,695 Views 71 Comments

He spoke publicly about his sexuality on radio yesterday.

# rte-radio - Thursday 4 December, 2014

Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes
# Mooney Goes Wild
From The Daily Edge
# Mooney Goes Wild

Derek Mooney leaves RTÉ afternoon show to make more nature programmes

Dec 4th 2014, 12:36 PM 16,009 Views 57 Comments

It’s not yet known who will replace him.

# rte-radio - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

RTE's Morning Edition is axed due to "financial pressure"
# Final Edition
# Final Edition

RTE's Morning Edition is axed due to "financial pressure"

Nov 5th 2014, 3:50 PM 17,598 Views 27 Comments

Presenter Keelin Shanley to front RTÉ Radio 1′s Late Debate from January.

# rte-radio - Friday 3 October, 2014

"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 15,131 Views 39 Comments

The tile was laid outside the radio centre yesterday evening.

# rte-radio - Tuesday 15 July, 2014

Don't leave your desk unattended in the 2fm office...
# Prank Caller
From The Daily Edge
# Prank Caller

Don't leave your desk unattended in the 2fm office...

Jul 15th 2014, 12:04 PM 4,649 Views 0 Comments

You’ll come back to a shiny new one.

# rte-radio - Thursday 1 May, 2014

Today's radio listenership figures: The winners and losers
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Today's radio listenership figures: The winners and losers

May 1st 2014, 8:19 PM 48,220 Views 109 Comments

How’s Pat getting on at Newstalk? Is Ryan Tubridy winning his listeners back? And is everyone listening to Ronan Collins?

# rte-radio - Tuesday 4 March, 2014

Here's what Twitter thought of Nicky Byrne's 2FM show
# Radio Gaga
From The Daily Edge
# Radio Gaga

Here's what Twitter thought of Nicky Byrne's 2FM show

Mar 4th 2014, 11:57 AM 7,047 Views 2 Comments

He’s got the thumbs up so far.

# rte-radio - Friday 24 January, 2014

Keith of 'Joe & Keith' fame is third member of new 2FM breakfast team
# Radiowaves
From The Daily Edge
# Radiowaves

Keith of 'Joe & Keith' fame is third member of new 2FM breakfast team

Jan 24th 2014, 6:48 PM 28,711 Views 63 Comments

He’s joining Bernard O’Shea and Jennifer Maguire in Hector’s old slot.

# rte-radio - Monday 2 September, 2013

Pat Kenny and Seán O'Rourke weren't the only game in town today...
# Radio Wars
# Radio Wars

Pat Kenny and Seán O'Rourke weren't the only game in town today...

Sep 2nd 2013, 10:21 PM 10,797 Views 12 Comments

Áine Lawlor made her debut on RTE Radio One’s News at One today. Did you tune in?

# rte-radio - Friday 30 August, 2013

'It's not about RTÉ vs Newstalk': 'Fearless' Seán O'Rourke on replacing Pat Kenny
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

'It's not about RTÉ vs Newstalk': 'Fearless' Seán O'Rourke on replacing Pat Kenny

Aug 30th 2013, 7:30 AM 7,273 Views 16 Comments

The new Today presenter has insisted he has no fears about his new role and tells TheJournal.ie about focussing on his own game and ironing his own shirts.

RTÉ Radio chief: 'We've looked under every stone to try and make savings'
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ Radio chief: 'We've looked under every stone to try and make savings'

Aug 30th 2013, 6:15 AM 4,479 Views 27 Comments

Jim Jennings tells TheJournal.ie about how he replaced Pat Kenny and what needs to be done to get more female voices on the radio.

# rte-radio - Saturday 3 August, 2013

Column: Why Pat Kenny is worth every cent - and more
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Why Pat Kenny is worth every cent - and more

Aug 3rd 2013, 10:00 AM 244 Views 84 Comments

The haters will hate, and the begrudgers will begrudge, but Pat Kenny’s million-euro move to Newstalk was a stroke of genius by the independent broadcaster, writes Paul Allen.

# rte-radio - Friday 26 July, 2013

RTÉ regains lost listeners as Morning Ireland opens the gap on Newstalk Breakfast
# Radio Waves
# Radio Waves

RTÉ regains lost listeners as Morning Ireland opens the gap on Newstalk Breakfast

Jul 26th 2013, 1:49 PM 12,528 Views 80 Comments

Today FM has seen losses to their three flagship shows, but RTÉ has regained some lost listeners.

# rte-radio - Thursday 25 July, 2013

Here’s your GAA coverage on TV and Radio this week
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

Here’s your GAA coverage on TV and Radio this week

Jul 25th 2013, 7:00 AM 3,249 Views 4 Comments

There’s plenty to watch on the box and listen to on the airwaves this week.

# rte-radio - Tuesday 14 May, 2013

Managing Director Clare Duignan leaves RTÉ Radio
# Shakeup
# Shakeup

Managing Director Clare Duignan leaves RTÉ Radio

May 14th 2013, 12:26 PM 8,901 Views 22 Comments

Clare Duignan has decided not to renew her contract at the broadcaster.

# rte-radio - Wednesday 24 April, 2013

Head of 2fm steps down to take up new RTÉ Radio role
# Radio
# Radio

Head of 2fm steps down to take up new RTÉ Radio role

Apr 24th 2013, 6:49 PM 9,303 Views 17 Comments

John McMahon has been head of the station since 2009 but will not be renewing his contract.

# rte-radio - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

Donal Og Cusack: 'It's important for me to move onto the next challenge'
# End Of An Era
From The42
# End Of An Era

Donal Og Cusack: 'It's important for me to move onto the next challenge'

Mar 6th 2013, 2:10 PM 9,618 Views 17 Comments

The iconic goalkeeper has confirmed that his career with the Cork hurlers has drawn to an end.

# rte-radio - Friday 27 July, 2012

In your ears: JNLR figures reveal what Ireland has been listening to
# Radio Ga Ga
# Radio Ga Ga

In your ears: JNLR figures reveal what Ireland has been listening to

Jul 27th 2012, 10:40 AM 6,289 Views 24 Comments

Good news and bad news for all stations as RTÉ Radio retains an overall market share of nearly a quarter.

# rte-radio - Tuesday 19 June, 2012

Six golden gongs for Ireland at 'World's Best Radio' awards
# Tuned In
From The Daily Edge
# Tuned In

Six golden gongs for Ireland at 'World's Best Radio' awards

Jun 19th 2012, 11:47 AM 1,618 Views 3 Comments

RTÉ Radio was named Broadcaster of the Year, while there were five Gold Radio awards for Irish productions.

# rte-radio - Saturday 9 June, 2012

Fancy yourself as an up-and-coming musician? RTE is looking for you...
# Prize
From The Daily Edge
# Prize

Fancy yourself as an up-and-coming musician? RTE is looking for you...

Jun 9th 2012, 6:30 PM 3,512 Views 6 Comments

The second RAAP/RTE Breakthrough Bursary for emerging musicians will see €24,500 in prize money and guaranteed radio air play on RTE stations for the winners.

# rte-radio - Wednesday 4 April, 2012

More injury woe for Limerick talisman John Galvin
# GAA
From The42
# GAA

More injury woe for Limerick talisman John Galvin

Apr 4th 2012, 7:35 PM 2,578 Views 5 Comments

The midfielder sustained ‘severe cruciate damage’ to his knee in the Allianz League game against Fermanagh last weekend.

# rte-radio - Saturday 31 March, 2012

Brenda Power to host new media programme on RTÉ radio
# Media
# Media

Brenda Power to host new media programme on RTÉ radio

Mar 31st 2012, 11:44 AM 3,795 Views 24 Comments

The Media Show will examine issues in print, online and broadcast when it begins airing on RTÉ Radio 1 next month.

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