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Last year
Quiz: How much do you know about addresses to the nation?
You’ve probably seen more than enough of them at this stage.
All time
Top commercial stations play Irish female artists in charts at lower rate than most national radio
There were no women and no people of colour in FM104′s top 20 most-played songs.
Here is the full list of pilot music and sport events confirmed for June and July
Some large pilot concerts and matches, plus smaller outdoor events, are lined up for next month.
Quiz: How well do you know these famous speeches?
I have a dream today.
Dublin's Q102 radio to fight for its broadcast licence as another company expresses interest in taking over
The station’s broadcast licence is up for renewal with the BAI next year.
There may be a link between hearing loss and dementia - Trinity study
The study’s lead researcher has called for more research to examine whether the treatment of hearing loss can decrease the chances of developing dementia.
Ryan Giggs gives advice to Marcus Rashford on ending his goal drought
It’s been two-and-a-half months since Rashford last scored.
Japanese people are renting men for €9 an hour - to listen to them
“I almost became like her son,” he says.
Presenter Ray Foley to return to Cork's Red FM
He is set to co-present a special 12 week series on Saturday mornings.
"I feel very weak in the mornings": These two men are staging a five day pre-election fast
They’re “ratcheting up” their campaigning, as “all of the other actions of protest have made no difference”.
This tiny girl asked her parents to stop arguing and has charmed the internet
Six years old and already more mature than most adults.
6 football podcasts you should subscribe to this season
We are just days away from the return of the Premier League.
Eoghan McDermott's star is on the rise with a big new role at 2FM
He’s taking over from Colm Hayes.
10 things Irish girls need their boyfriends to know
Pay attention.
8 things women need men to know about their period
Warning! Mentions blood! Filthy blood!
Opinion: Government is making a mockery of democratic reform – so we're taking matters into our own hands
It’s shameful to think that a raggle-taggle group like ours, with day jobs and no money, are making a better go of inviting public opinion than the Government itself.
Michael Corcoran's brilliant RTÉ commentary of Keatley DG will have you pumped all over again
It was a thrilling finish at the AJ Bell stadium.
'Upbeat' radio station aims to start positive conversation about mental health
The pop-up radio station is live all this week.
9 things terminally single people want everyone else to know
We’re actually grand, thanks.
Hard of herring? Not us, say crabs
Scientists have found crabs have an inner ear that helps them to hear nearby predators.
Column: These are the incredible people we ignore... until it's too late.
In this age of digitalised 24-hour news, how can it be so difficult to find a space for stories of people with death-defying courage? Those who defend human rights deserve better, writes Mary Lawlor.
8 hidden messages in movie and TV credits
From Robocop to Big Bang Theory.
“What’s that, dear?”: The science of selective hearing
Ever tuned out of one conversation just to listen in on another? Course you have.
Twitter Music is out! Here's what you need to know
Will it change your musical life? Well… perhaps.