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# today-fm - Thursday 25 February, 2021

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp - which operates Today FM and Newstalk - to be sold to Bauer Media Group
# On The Radio
# On The Radio

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp - which operates Today FM and Newstalk - to be sold to Bauer Media Group

Updated Thu 11:59 AM 43,703 Views 5 Comments

Bauer Media Audio operates radio stations in seven countries across Europe.

# today-fm - Thursday 12 December, 2019

Irish Times ban remains as Communicorp invites The Currency back on air
# Lifted
# Lifted

Irish Times ban remains as Communicorp invites The Currency back on air

Dec 12th 2019, 4:29 PM 12,967 Views 8 Comments

Last month, Communicorp effectively banned journalists from The Currency appearing on the group’s stations.

# today-fm - Tuesday 1 October, 2019

'I believe in a free press': Taoiseach says he doesn't condone Communicorp ban on certain Irish journalists
# Banned
# Banned

'I believe in a free press': Taoiseach says he doesn't condone Communicorp ban on certain Irish journalists

Oct 1st 2019, 4:17 PM 20,197 Views 49 Comments

The Currency reporters are the latest Irish journalists to be banned from O’Brien-owned stations.

# today-fm - Wednesday 25 September, 2019

Communicorp bans journalists from Irish news website The Currency from appearing on its airwaves
# The Last Word
# The Last Word

Communicorp bans journalists from Irish news website The Currency from appearing on its airwaves

Sep 25th 2019, 6:12 PM 41,931 Views 44 Comments

The website’s editor was due to appear on Today FM this evening but this appearance was cancelled.

# today-fm - Tuesday 3 September, 2019

Muireann O'Connell nominated for two IMRO awards after being dropped by Today FM
# Imro Radio Awards
# Imro Radio Awards

Muireann O'Connell nominated for two IMRO awards after being dropped by Today FM

Sep 3rd 2019, 1:37 PM 48,369 Views 30 Comments

O’Connell had been dropped from the radio station in July.

# today-fm - 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 68,105 Views 53 Comments

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

# today-fm - Thursday 24 January, 2019

Today FM and Newstalk open new studio in Cork
# Republic Of Work
# Republic Of Work

Today FM and Newstalk open new studio in Cork

Updated Jan 24th 2019, 10:16 AM 21,743 Views 36 Comments

Ciara Kelly and Matt Cooper will host shows from the studio today.

# today-fm - 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 34,812 Views 65 Comments

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

# today-fm - Friday 7 September, 2018

Hozier had a wholesome reunion with the guy who gave him his dungarees during a show
# Hozier Is My Brozier
From The Daily Edge
# Hozier Is My Brozier

Hozier had a wholesome reunion with the guy who gave him his dungarees during a show

Sep 7th 2018, 10:17 AM 4,715 Views 0 Comments

What a guy.

# today-fm - Monday 27 August, 2018

Busy Philipps just shouted out James Vincent McMorrow's Today FM performance, as you do
# Me And My Friends
From The Daily Edge
# Me And My Friends

Busy Philipps just shouted out James Vincent McMorrow's Today FM performance, as you do

Aug 27th 2018, 6:43 PM 7,248 Views 3 Comments

G’wan James!

# today-fm - 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 42,392 Views 92 Comments

The radio listenership figures are out.

# today-fm - Wednesday 27 June, 2018

Mario Rosenstock to host new Sunday show on Today FM
# Sunday Roast
# Sunday Roast

Mario Rosenstock to host new Sunday show on Today FM

Jun 27th 2018, 2:19 PM 14,235 Views 22 Comments

It starts on 8 July and will be on from 11am to 1pm.

# today-fm - Thursday 3 May, 2018

Muireann O'Connell clapped back at a troll who didn't seem to understand the concept of free will
# It's Not North Korea
From The Daily Edge
# It's Not North Korea

Muireann O'Connell clapped back at a troll who didn't seem to understand the concept of free will

May 3rd 2018, 9:20 AM 8,608 Views 1 Comment

Having none of it.

# today-fm - Thursday 8 February, 2018

Despite dropping 25,000 listeners in a year, Morning Ireland is still by far the most listened to radio show
# JNLR
# JNLR

Despite dropping 25,000 listeners in a year, Morning Ireland is still by far the most listened to radio show

Feb 8th 2018, 12:44 PM 21,991 Views 57 Comments

There were mixed results for Ireland’s main national stations.

# today-fm - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Today FM announces Muireann O'Connell as host of new lunchtime programme
# Gender Balance
# Gender Balance

Today FM announces Muireann O'Connell as host of new lunchtime programme

Jan 10th 2018, 12:27 PM 62,429 Views 89 Comments

Before O’Connell, Today FM had no women hosting a show during its peak hours of 7am – 7pm.

# today-fm - Saturday 18 November, 2017

Al Porter to take 'personal time' away from Today FM show
# Al Porter
# Al Porter

Al Porter to take 'personal time' away from Today FM show

Nov 18th 2017, 6:11 PM 181,041 Views 0 Comments

He has been presenting the show for 10 months.

# today-fm - Friday 17 November, 2017

Today FM has spoken to Al Porter over allegation
# Al Porter
# Al Porter

Today FM has spoken to Al Porter over allegation

Nov 17th 2017, 8:38 PM 303,021 Views 0 Comments

Today FM issued a statement this evening.

# today-fm - 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 17,932 Views 67 Comments

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

# today-fm - Thursday 19 October, 2017

BAI to write to Communicorp for a second time over station-ban on Irish Times journalists
# Pen Pals
# Pen Pals

BAI to write to Communicorp for a second time over station-ban on Irish Times journalists

Oct 19th 2017, 7:11 PM 13,697 Views 49 Comments

The Denis O’Brien-owned Communicorp has had the ban in place since 5 October.

# today-fm - Tuesday 10 October, 2017

FactCheck: Do taxes on sugary drinks actually work?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Do taxes on sugary drinks actually work?

Oct 10th 2017, 6:30 PM 62,031 Views 82 Comments

FactCheck delves into a dispute over the so-called sugar tax, which is to go live on 1 May.

# today-fm - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Today FM is being sued by a journalist over an interview it did with Aslan's frontman
# High Court
# High Court

Today FM is being sued by a journalist over an interview it did with Aslan's frontman

Oct 1st 2017, 8:00 AM 64,587 Views 0 Comments

Journalist with the Irish Sun Ken Sweeney has taken a case against the radio station in the High Court.

# today-fm - Tuesday 1 August, 2017

Gavan Reilly named as TV3's new political correspondent
# Life Of Reilly
# Life Of Reilly

Gavan Reilly named as TV3's new political correspondent

Aug 1st 2017, 2:19 PM 33,642 Views 55 Comments

Reilly, formerly of TheJournal.ie, moves to Ballymount after the departure of Ursula Halligan.

# today-fm - Thursday 20 July, 2017

An 'aggressive seagull’ is plaguing Today FM but are other humans responsible for its belligerence?
# Do Not Feed The Birds
# Do Not Feed The Birds

An 'aggressive seagull’ is plaguing Today FM but are other humans responsible for its belligerence?

Jul 20th 2017, 2:00 PM 30,305 Views 43 Comments

Experts say the attacks are carried out by a small number of “rogue individuals”.

# today-fm - Thursday 27 April, 2017

'It's definitely on': Battle heating up for 2FM and Today FM as pair tied for breakfast listeners
# JNLR
# JNLR

'It's definitely on': Battle heating up for 2FM and Today FM as pair tied for breakfast listeners

Apr 27th 2017, 12:00 PM 30,344 Views 78 Comments

Latest figures show a good rise in numbers across the both stations.

# today-fm - Wednesday 26 April, 2017

'Harmful and offensive': Complaint against Katie Hopkins' Today FM appearance rejected
# Free Speech
# Free Speech

'Harmful and offensive': Complaint against Katie Hopkins' Today FM appearance rejected

Apr 26th 2017, 2:10 PM 30,140 Views 87 Comments

Hopkins had been discussing hate speech on The Last Word.

# today-fm - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Mairéad Ronan to leave Today FM amid shakeup at Communicorp
# Radio
# Radio

Mairéad Ronan to leave Today FM amid shakeup at Communicorp

Apr 12th 2017, 2:48 PM 36,420 Views 44 Comments

Ronan has been at the station for 15 years.

# today-fm - Saturday 25 March, 2017

'It really shouldn't work... but it does': Ian Dempsey on 20 years of Today FM
# Today FM
# Today FM

'It really shouldn't work... but it does': Ian Dempsey on 20 years of Today FM

Mar 25th 2017, 10:00 PM 15,093 Views 20 Comments

The presenter spoke to TheJournal.ie about how the station has grown since then.

# today-fm - Friday 17 March, 2017

Before Today FM - Radio Ireland launched and failed as a talk radio station
# 20 Years Ago
# 20 Years Ago

Before Today FM - Radio Ireland launched and failed as a talk radio station

Mar 17th 2017, 6:45 AM 22,936 Views 21 Comments

Eamon Dunphy’s show, The Last Word, was the only programme to be kept after the rebrand.

# today-fm - Thursday 16 March, 2017

Ian Dempsey: 'Was I really asleep in that picture? But I was standing up. Did Matt Cooper really say that?'
# Today Fm's 20 Year Anniversary
# Today Fm's 20 Year Anniversary

Ian Dempsey: 'Was I really asleep in that picture? But I was standing up. Did Matt Cooper really say that?'

Mar 16th 2017, 9:30 PM 491 Views 39 Comments

The atmosphere of trying out new ideas was addictive and the fearless nature of all the staff allowed us to go on a kind of radio crusade, writes Ian Dempsey.

# today-fm - Thursday 2 February, 2017

'Battle Royale' between Today FM and 2FM as latest listener figures are released
# JNLR
# JNLR

'Battle Royale' between Today FM and 2FM as latest listener figures are released

Feb 2nd 2017, 12:35 PM 43,111 Views 54 Comments

The head of 2FM, Dan Healy, said that Today FM is becoming ‘comedy central’.

# today-fm - 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 20,899 Views 18 Comments

Listen up.

Al Porter has been named as the new lunchtime presenter on Today FM
# Porter In The House
From The Daily Edge
# Porter In The House

Al Porter has been named as the new lunchtime presenter on Today FM

Jan 25th 2017, 11:22 AM 4,438 Views 3 Comments

He replaces Dermot and Dave who have moved to Anton Savage’s vacated slot.

Today FM have shaken up their line-up with another new presenter
# Radio Days
# Radio Days

Today FM have shaken up their line-up with another new presenter

Jan 25th 2017, 11:20 AM 45,866 Views 66 Comments

Al Porter will present a lunchtime show.

# today-fm - Tuesday 3 January, 2017

Today FM will replace Anton Savage with a pair of familiar faces
# Musical Chairs
# Musical Chairs

Today FM will replace Anton Savage with a pair of familiar faces

Jan 3rd 2017, 5:54 PM 56,451 Views 63 Comments

Dermot and Dave will be making the move to mid-morning.

# today-fm - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp radio empire lost €3.5m last year
# Accounts
# Accounts

Denis O'Brien's Communicorp radio empire lost €3.5m last year

Dec 21st 2016, 5:35 PM 11,361 Views 43 Comments

The company owns many of Ireland’s biggest radio stations, including Newstalk and Today FM.

# today-fm - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Today FM team given stern talking to about 'weak c**k' comment
# Lost In Translation
# Lost In Translation

Today FM team given stern talking to about 'weak c**k' comment

Dec 3rd 2016, 11:00 AM 50,628 Views 37 Comments

The presenter was talking about the literal translation of a German word.

# today-fm - Friday 2 December, 2016

Anton Savage leaves Today FM after rows with management
# Savage Cuts
# Savage Cuts

Anton Savage leaves Today FM after rows with management

Dec 2nd 2016, 4:08 PM 112,516 Views 146 Comments

Drama as presenter blindsides station with angry statement – and station rushes to confirm his contract is at an end.

# today-fm - Saturday 19 November, 2016

FactCheck: National Party leader Justin Barrett's claims about immigration
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: National Party leader Justin Barrett's claims about immigration

Nov 19th 2016, 7:20 AM 34,959 Views 161 Comments

The National Party leader made a series of claims about immigration on the Last Word this week. We checked them out.

# today-fm - 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 21,930 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.

# today-fm - Tuesday 25 October, 2016

There was a heartwarming surprise in the TXFM studios today in the run up to their final shows
# Txfm
From The Daily Edge
# Txfm

There was a heartwarming surprise in the TXFM studios today in the run up to their final shows

Oct 25th 2016, 8:30 PM 6,950 Views 6 Comments

A lovely moment in the station’s final days.

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