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# rte - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Nine in 10 Irish adults expect economy to be in worse state this time next year, survey finds
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

Nine in 10 Irish adults expect economy to be in worse state this time next year, survey finds

Apr 7th 2020, 11:18 AM 27,194 Views 56 Comments

That’s according to a survey commissioned by Behaviour and Attitudes and produced for RTÉ.

'I was very, very fortunate': Ryan Tubridy returns to air after recovering from Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

'I was very, very fortunate': Ryan Tubridy returns to air after recovering from Covid-19

Apr 7th 2020, 10:18 AM 156,902 Views 77 Comments

Tubridy, who is 46 years old, confirmed last week that he had tested positive for the virus.

# rte - Monday 30 March, 2020

Ryan Tubridy has tested positive for coronavirus
# Covid-19
# Covid-19

Ryan Tubridy has tested positive for coronavirus

Mar 30th 2020, 5:36 PM 165,300 Views 178 Comments

Tubridy didn’t present last Friday’s Late Late Show due to the symptoms he was displaying.

A TV class for primary school children starts on RTÉ2 today at 11am
# Home School Hub
# Home School Hub

A TV class for primary school children starts on RTÉ2 today at 11am

Mar 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 52,242 Views 47 Comments

The ‘Home School Hub’ will be aired each morning from 11am to 12 noon on RTÉ2.

# rte - Monday 23 March, 2020

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19
# Coronavirus
# Coronavirus

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19

Updated Mar 23rd 2020, 11:09 PM 180,809 Views 105 Comments

Byrne told her own programme this evening that she is “through the peak of Covid-19″.

# rte - Saturday 21 March, 2020

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades
# Podcast
# Podcast

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades

Mar 21st 2020, 2:00 PM 58,520 Views 40 Comments

The final episode of the documentary, available from Tuesday will bring listeners back to Ireland, where he grew up.

# rte - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ
# High Court
# High Court

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ

Mar 19th 2020, 3:56 PM 26,261 Views 0 Comments

The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates programme.

# rte - Friday 13 March, 2020

RTÉ appoints Ailbhe Conneely as its new social affairs and religion correspondent
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

RTÉ appoints Ailbhe Conneely as its new social affairs and religion correspondent

Mar 13th 2020, 6:08 PM 53,464 Views 44 Comments

The role will involve reporting and providing analysis of social affairs and religion issues across RTÉ News channels.

# rte - Monday 9 March, 2020

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline
# Liveline
# Liveline

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline

Mar 9th 2020, 4:27 PM 124,785 Views 0 Comments

Duffy has acknowledged the “grave distress” caused to the Dublin South Central TD.

# rte - Friday 6 March, 2020

Suspended sentence for garda who assaulted RTÉ cameraman during street protest
# Courts
# Courts

Suspended sentence for garda who assaulted RTÉ cameraman during street protest

Mar 6th 2020, 2:38 PM 26,088 Views 0 Comments

Judge Melanie Greally said the assault by Garda Sean Lucey was an “unjustified act of aggression”.

# rte - Thursday 5 March, 2020

'The decision on Joe Brolly’s contract was taken before the first drawn game' - RTÉ Head of Sport
# Punditry
From The42
# Punditry

'The decision on Joe Brolly’s contract was taken before the first drawn game' - RTÉ Head of Sport

Mar 5th 2020, 3:00 PM 32,367 Views 47 Comments

Declan McBennett has outlined the reasons why an RTÉ pundit would not have their contract renewed.

Ireland's 'banger' Eurovision entry has been unveiled
# Story Of My Life
# Story Of My Life

Ireland's 'banger' Eurovision entry has been unveiled

Mar 5th 2020, 6:20 AM 100,320 Views 53 Comments

Lesley Roy will sing Story of My Life in Rotterdam in May.

# rte - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Flores' goal was seen across the world, but the LOI is struggling for a TV audience
# Viewers Habits
From The42
# Viewers Habits

Flores' goal was seen across the world, but the LOI is struggling for a TV audience

Mar 4th 2020, 8:12 PM 7,028 Views 12 Comments

The League’s potential was in evidence in Tallaght last week, but can it be built upon?

'It was now or never': Abuse survivor on why he spoke out on RTÉ programme in 2009
# Michael O'brien
# Michael O'brien

'It was now or never': Abuse survivor on why he spoke out on RTÉ programme in 2009

Mar 4th 2020, 11:11 AM 35,180 Views 44 Comments

Michael O’Brien created one of the most powerful moments in Irish television, when he passionately told his story on RTÉ in 2009.

# rte - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

TV figures or TV money - the Six Nations has a massive decision to make
# Paywall
From The42
# Paywall

TV figures or TV money - the Six Nations has a massive decision to make

Mar 3rd 2020, 7:05 PM 10,831 Views 12 Comments

There are many strands to the huge decision facing the championship and its six unions.

RTÉ secure rights to Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 play-off clash
# Done Deal
From The42
# Done Deal

RTÉ secure rights to Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 play-off clash

Mar 3rd 2020, 12:01 PM 18,581 Views 24 Comments

There had been doubts over whether the game would be shown on free-to-air TV.

# rte - Monday 2 March, 2020

RTÉ fighting for rights to televise Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 play-off
# Battle
From The42
# Battle

RTÉ fighting for rights to televise Ireland's crucial Euro 2020 play-off

Mar 2nd 2020, 6:47 PM 28,162 Views 29 Comments

Ireland play Slovakia later this month and at this stage only people who subscribe to Sky will be able to see it.

# rte - Tuesday 25 February, 2020

Write short stories? Here's your chance to have your work featured on TheJournal.ie and RTÉ
# Francis Mcmanus
# Francis Mcmanus

Write short stories? Here's your chance to have your work featured on TheJournal.ie and RTÉ

Feb 25th 2020, 2:31 PM 15,619 Views 18 Comments

The RTÉ Short Story competition is back for 2020 – and once again we’ll be featuring three winning stories on our site.

# rte - Saturday 15 February, 2020

RTÉ forced to cancel live broadcast of Dublin Derby due to high winds
# Blackout
From The42
# Blackout

RTÉ forced to cancel live broadcast of Dublin Derby due to high winds

Updated Feb 15th 2020, 2:10 PM 36,391 Views 52 Comments

Dalymount Park has been battered by the high winds of Storm Dennis.

# rte - 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 26,567 Views 38 Comments

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

# rte - Tuesday 11 February, 2020

'It's PC gone mad' - Clare councillor calls on Minister to influence Joe Brolly's RTÉ return
# No Show Like A Joe Show
From The42
# No Show Like A Joe Show

'It's PC gone mad' - Clare councillor calls on Minister to influence Joe Brolly's RTÉ return

Feb 11th 2020, 7:08 PM 46,993 Views 43 Comments

Gerry Flynn is bringing forward a motion calling for Brolly to be reinstated on the panel.

# rte - Sunday 9 February, 2020

'There is a cloud over us today': Tributes to Keelin Shanley from heartbroken RTÉ colleagues
# RIP
# RIP

'There is a cloud over us today': Tributes to Keelin Shanley from heartbroken RTÉ colleagues

Feb 9th 2020, 1:45 PM 50,282 Views 2 Comments

The presenter would have been in the thick of general election coverage, her colleagues said.

# rte - Saturday 8 February, 2020

RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley has died following an illness
# RIP
# RIP

RTÉ broadcaster Keelin Shanley has died following an illness

Feb 8th 2020, 4:17 PM 214,682 Views 103 Comments

She died at home this afternoon following an illness. She was 51.

Showbiz, Baby! Bertie, Eamon Dunphy and a Celtic Tiger pop culture low-point
# Political Football
From The42
# Political Football

Showbiz, Baby! Bertie, Eamon Dunphy and a Celtic Tiger pop culture low-point

Feb 8th 2020, 8:30 AM 5,462 Views 3 Comments

In September 2001, the then-leader of the country appeared as a guest pundit on RTE show The Premiership.

# rte - Thursday 6 February, 2020

'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air
# Jnlrs
# Jnlrs

'What better tribute could we have': Marian Finucane Show gained 19,000 listeners in final months on air

Feb 6th 2020, 12:09 PM 21,368 Views 10 Comments

The figures cover the three months leading up to the veteran broadcaster’s death in January.

# rte - Tuesday 4 February, 2020

'It'd be like asking John Delaney to take over the FAI again': The key points from the RTÉ debate
# Prime Time
# Prime Time

'It'd be like asking John Delaney to take over the FAI again': The key points from the RTÉ debate

Feb 4th 2020, 10:35 PM 69,650 Views 166 Comments

It was the final time the three debated before Saturday’s election.

# rte - Monday 3 February, 2020

'Why haven't I known about her up to now?': RTÉ broadcasts landmark series celebrating women in Irish history
# Herstory
# Herstory

'Why haven't I known about her up to now?': RTÉ broadcasts landmark series celebrating women in Irish history

Feb 3rd 2020, 6:00 PM 17,114 Views 13 Comments

It involves a six-part series as well as a podcast series.

O'Rourke in contact with Gough after criticism of language used in RTÉ TV GAA debate
# League Sunday
From The42
# League Sunday

O'Rourke in contact with Gough after criticism of language used in RTÉ TV GAA debate

Feb 3rd 2020, 5:02 PM 87,873 Views 68 Comments

The comments were made during a discussion on the black card on last night’s programme.

# rte - Saturday 1 February, 2020

Micheál Martin says his staff committed him to backing rent freeze by mistake
# Stumbling Block
# Stumbling Block

Micheál Martin says his staff committed him to backing rent freeze by mistake

Feb 1st 2020, 12:34 AM 48,811 Views 88 Comments

Martin was also grilled over a typo in the party’s manifesto.

# rte - Friday 31 January, 2020

'Well done, young man! That stuff about your granny, not so much.' A farewell to the face of RTE's racing coverage
# And He's Off
From The42
# And He's Off

'Well done, young man! That stuff about your granny, not so much.' A farewell to the face of RTE's racing coverage

Jan 31st 2020, 11:57 AM 15,992 Views 8 Comments

The much-respected Robert Hall will wrap up his time in front of the cameras this weekend, writes Johnny Ward.

# rte - Tuesday 28 January, 2020

FactCheck: The claims about Fine Gael's record on the housing crisis made during last night's debate
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

FactCheck: The claims about Fine Gael's record on the housing crisis made during last night's debate

Jan 28th 2020, 8:21 PM 34,138 Views 57 Comments

Several claims were made about housing supply and homelessness last night. We’ve looked at the main ones.

# rte - Monday 27 January, 2020

Leader ratings: How did you rate the party leaders in tonight's RTÉ debate?
# Out Of 10
# Out Of 10

Leader ratings: How did you rate the party leaders in tonight's RTÉ debate?

Jan 27th 2020, 11:00 PM 119,353 Views 363 Comments

Claire Byrne helmed the debate on front of an audience of over 300 people.

Aontú withdraws application for injunction against RTÉ
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Aontú withdraws application for injunction against RTÉ

Updated Jan 27th 2020, 3:25 PM 44,957 Views 77 Comments

The seven-way debate is scheduled to take place on RTÉ One tonight.

# rte - Thursday 23 January, 2020

Angela Scanlon to host new entertainment show on RTÉ One
# Ask Me Anything
# Ask Me Anything

Angela Scanlon to host new entertainment show on RTÉ One

Jan 23rd 2020, 10:15 PM 36,978 Views 41 Comments

The programme will run on Saturday nights for eight weeks from March onwards.

# rte - Wednesday 22 January, 2020

Sinn Féin issues legal letter to RTÉ over 'unfair' exclusion from TV leaders' debate
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Sinn Féin issues legal letter to RTÉ over 'unfair' exclusion from TV leaders' debate

Jan 22nd 2020, 9:36 PM 25,717 Views 114 Comments

Pearse Doherty said RTÉ’s plan is “simply not fair”.

# rte - Monday 20 January, 2020

Sinn Féin objects to Virgin Media for excluding Mary Lou from Leaders' debate
# Ge2020
# Ge2020

Sinn Féin objects to Virgin Media for excluding Mary Lou from Leaders' debate

Jan 20th 2020, 3:26 PM 25,698 Views 96 Comments

The party is also considering legal action against RTÉ for not including Sinn Féin.

# rte - Wednesday 15 January, 2020

'There you are then, I'm a hypocrite' - Brolly explains move to eir Sport
# Doing A 180
From The42
# Doing A 180

'There you are then, I'm a hypocrite' - Brolly explains move to eir Sport

Jan 15th 2020, 5:00 PM 43,939 Views 39 Comments

The GAA pundit has reneged on his opposition to subscription-based TV coverage for the sport.

# rte - Sunday 12 January, 2020

These were the most-watched TV shows in Ireland last year

These were the most-watched TV shows in Ireland last year

Jan 12th 2020, 6:00 AM 24,556 Views 18 Comments

Sporting events dominated the top ten slots, while RTÉ programmes accounted for 42 of the 50 most-watched shows.

# rte - Saturday 11 January, 2020

Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January
# Weekend On One
# Weekend On One

Brendan O'Connor to fill RTÉ's Marian Finucane slot until end of January

Jan 11th 2020, 7:30 AM 42,480 Views 85 Comments

The columnist will present a temporary show following Finucane’s death earlier this month.

# rte - Friday 10 January, 2020

Radio stations to pay tribute to Larry Gogan as his funeral takes place in Dublin
# Friends In Time
# Friends In Time

Radio stations to pay tribute to Larry Gogan as his funeral takes place in Dublin

Jan 10th 2020, 6:45 AM 22,119 Views 13 Comments

Radio stations across Ireland are set to play the same song just after midday.