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# 2fm - This year 2022

False allegations against ex-2FM presenter Eoghan McDermott withdrawn by accuser
# 2fm
# 2fm

False allegations against ex-2FM presenter Eoghan McDermott withdrawn by accuser

Mar 2nd 2022, 3:35 PM 70,644 Views 0 Comments

McDermott has also filed legal proceedings against Twitter.

'2 Johnnies' apologise for language used to promote 2FM show
# 2FM Presenters
# 2FM Presenters

'2 Johnnies' apologise for language used to promote 2FM show

Feb 24th 2022, 6:33 PM 65,883 Views 63 Comments

The video, which is now deleted, has been criticised for its sexist and demeaning language.

Here's the shortlist for the best Irish album of 2021
# Choice Music
# Choice Music

Here's the shortlist for the best Irish album of 2021

Jan 5th 2022, 2:12 PM 11,299 Views 9 Comments

The winner is to be announced on 3 March at a special broadcast from Vicar Street.

# 2fm - Last year 2021

Tributes paid to former 2FM DJ Simon Young who has died aged 70
# Simon Young
# Simon Young

Tributes paid to former 2FM DJ Simon Young who has died aged 70

Nov 1st 2021, 10:30 PM 57,565 Views 29 Comments

Simon Young had been living in the US in recent years.

Louise McSharry has announced that she is leaving 2FM after 11 years
# RTÉ
# RTÉ

Louise McSharry has announced that she is leaving 2FM after 11 years

Oct 29th 2021, 11:07 AM 59,731 Views 37 Comments

The popular presenter announced the news on social media this morning.

# 2fm - All time

'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 39,172 Views 131 Comments

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

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 10,501 Views 5 Comments

Hozier will be the first to participate on Friday.

'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 39,553 Views 17 Comments

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

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 15,150 Views 12 Comments

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

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.

'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 38,014 Views 13 Comments

Green departed the station on March and returned in May.

'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 132,589 Views 72 Comments

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

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 31,620 Views 66 Comments

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

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 21,761 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 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 34,926 Views 65 Comments

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

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 79,925 Views 55 Comments

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

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 42,448 Views 92 Comments

The radio listenership figures are out.

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 26,271 Views 65 Comments

It’s JNLR day.

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 15,653 Views 0 Comments

GO ON TOM YA MAD THING.

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 17,977 Views 67 Comments

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

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 4,614 Views 1 Comment

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

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 15,001 Views 2 Comments

He won’t be taking a stroll…

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 21,863 Views 18 Comments

Listen up.

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 4,500 Views 0 Comments

That girl is a real crowd pleaser…

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 22,062 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.

"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 32,661 Views 23 Comments

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

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 37,039 Views 33 Comments

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

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 23,624 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.

'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 23,400 Views 79 Comments

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

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 29,664 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 5,745 Views 0 Comments

Maith an buachaill!

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 20,821 Views 49 Comments

The presenter has just made the announcement.

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 29,055 Views 100 Comments

Or will you stay away?

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 80,311 Views 79 Comments

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

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 9,131 Views 7 Comments

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

'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 73,528 Views 42 Comments

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

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 15,945 Views 16 Comments

What is zorbing, you ask?

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 28,108 Views 33 Comments

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

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 14,067 Views 12 Comments

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

'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 21,399 Views 24 Comments

The 2fm presenter revealed her good news today.

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