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# newstalk - Friday 5 August, 2016

It's a bumper GAA weekend - here's all the radio and TV coverage
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From The42
# Tune In

It's a bumper GAA weekend - here's all the radio and TV coverage

Aug 5th 2016, 10:35 AM 13,507 Views 6 Comments

Plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# newstalk - Wednesday 3 August, 2016

FactCheck: Who got it right on "abortion up to birth" - Cora Sherlock or Ivana Bacik?
# Factcheck
# Factcheck

FactCheck: Who got it right on "abortion up to birth" - Cora Sherlock or Ivana Bacik?

Aug 3rd 2016, 8:42 PM 36,965 Views 209 Comments

FactCheck settles a heated dispute about late-term abortions that took place over the airwaves last week.

# newstalk - Thursday 14 July, 2016

McGeeney's pundit debut and 3 live senior provincial finals  - this weekend's GAA TV and radio coverage
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From The42
# Tune In

McGeeney's pundit debut and 3 live senior provincial finals - this weekend's GAA TV and radio coverage

Jul 14th 2016, 8:17 PM 7,899 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to get stuck into.

# newstalk - Saturday 2 July, 2016

How do you replace one of Irish broadcasting's big beasts? This man has a plan
# Ivan Yates
# Ivan Yates

How do you replace one of Irish broadcasting's big beasts? This man has a plan

Jul 2nd 2016, 7:45 AM 23,574 Views 21 Comments

Ivan Yates is off on his ‘gap year’ – but Newstalk’s boss has a plan to take on Morning Ireland.

# newstalk - Friday 1 July, 2016

Farewell to breakfast radio's odd couple
# Yexit
# Yexit

Farewell to breakfast radio's odd couple

Jul 1st 2016, 12:08 PM 42,603 Views 51 Comments

Newstalk’s Chris Donoghue and Ivan Yates have signed off on their breakfast show.

# newstalk - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

"We're not going to try and be George - we're not going to go on air and, kind of ... rant"
# The New Hooks
# The New Hooks

"We're not going to try and be George - we're not going to go on air and, kind of ... rant"

Jun 28th 2016, 7:30 PM 38,837 Views 53 Comments

Chris Donoghue and Sarah McInerney on taking over George Hook’s Newstalk slot.

Chris Donoghue is moving to George Hook's slot on Newstalk
# The New Hook
# The New Hook

Chris Donoghue is moving to George Hook's slot on Newstalk

Jun 28th 2016, 11:32 AM 44,968 Views 101 Comments

Hook is moving to an earlier slot – and there’s an entire new breakfast lineup.

# newstalk - Saturday 28 May, 2016

BAI rejects complaint that George Hook fuelled anti-Islamic hate speech
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

BAI rejects complaint that George Hook fuelled anti-Islamic hate speech

May 28th 2016, 8:00 AM 16,902 Views 59 Comments

A woman complained about a show in which he discussed Muslim students and also the New Years sex attacks in Germany.

# newstalk - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk
# On A Jet Plane
# On A Jet Plane

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk

Apr 6th 2016, 10:59 PM 95,260 Views 186 Comments

The station now has a big gap in its important breakfast slot.

# newstalk - Thursday 11 February, 2016

AS IT HAPPENED: The first Leaders' Debate of the 2016 general election
Live Feb 11th 2016, 10:00 PM

AS IT HAPPENED: The first Leaders' Debate of the 2016 general election

# newstalk - Friday 5 February, 2016

Alan Kelly is astonished at claims he verbally attacked Newstalk presenter
# AK-47
# AK-47

Alan Kelly is astonished at claims he verbally attacked Newstalk presenter

Feb 5th 2016, 4:54 PM 45,008 Views 142 Comments

“I don’t think that’s a fair question. No, obviously not.”

# newstalk - Monday 1 February, 2016

6 sure-fire signs that it's election time in Ireland
# Sponsored By Newstalk
# Sponsored By Newstalk

6 sure-fire signs that it's election time in Ireland

Feb 1st 2016, 6:14 PM 19,026 Views 46 Comments

Brace yourself. Canvassers are coming.

# newstalk - Sunday 24 January, 2016

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik
# Pretend Outrage
# Pretend Outrage

George Hook on 'implied consent' and why he's never liked interviewing Ivana Bacik

Jan 24th 2016, 7:45 AM 30,421 Views 39 Comments

The outspoken broadcaster landed in the headlines last summer after an interview with the Labour senator. We asked him about it this week.

# newstalk - Saturday 23 January, 2016

George Hook has a publisher for his erotic novel about a radio boss and a billionaire
# First Stab
# First Stab

George Hook has a publisher for his erotic novel about a radio boss and a billionaire

Jan 23rd 2016, 11:15 AM 11,768 Views 28 Comments

The veteran broadcaster unleashed his idea for the page-turner last summer. He won’t let go of it, it seems.

Meet the man who made Ireland's very first surfboard back in the 1940s
# Ireland's First Surfer
# Ireland's First Surfer

Meet the man who made Ireland's very first surfboard back in the 1940s

Jan 23rd 2016, 6:30 AM 13,396 Views 6 Comments

Joe Roddy is the subject of a Newstalk documentary this morning.

# newstalk - Friday 22 January, 2016

Making a Murderer's Jerry Buting on the 'possible reason' why Steven Avery didn't take the stand
# Tough Call
# Tough Call

Making a Murderer's Jerry Buting on the 'possible reason' why Steven Avery didn't take the stand

Jan 22nd 2016, 10:05 AM 35,829 Views 21 Comments

The lawyer was speaking to Ivan Yates on Newstalk Breakfast.

# newstalk - Thursday 21 January, 2016

Whatever happened to George Hook's Dáil bid?
# Mystery Adviser
# Mystery Adviser

Whatever happened to George Hook's Dáil bid?

Jan 21st 2016, 6:01 AM 15,098 Views 36 Comments

Remember his mooted Dun Laoghaire run under the ‘Michael Collins Fine Gael’ banner?

# newstalk - Wednesday 23 December, 2015

Pat Kenny riding a hoverboard is the meme Ireland needs right now
# Hoverbort
From The Daily Edge
# Hoverbort

Pat Kenny riding a hoverboard is the meme Ireland needs right now

Dec 23rd 2015, 10:54 AM 4,634 Views 2 Comments

<3 Pat's hoverboard.

# newstalk - Tuesday 22 December, 2015

Newstalk taking legal action over report claiming Pat Kenny will be axed
# Dismissed
# Dismissed

Newstalk taking legal action over report claiming Pat Kenny will be axed

Dec 22nd 2015, 4:05 PM 32,393 Views 63 Comments

Kenny’s mid-morning radio slot is not being scrapped in the new year.

# newstalk - Sunday 20 December, 2015

Will Pat Kenny ever return to RTÉ?
# Back To The Mothership
# Back To The Mothership

Will Pat Kenny ever return to RTÉ?

Dec 20th 2015, 8:00 PM 27,892 Views 97 Comments

It looks like a possibility.

# newstalk - Tuesday 8 December, 2015

Archbishop: 'Baptising children simply to be able to attend a specific school is an abuse of baptism'
# Pragmatic Baptism
# Pragmatic Baptism

Archbishop: 'Baptising children simply to be able to attend a specific school is an abuse of baptism'

Dec 8th 2015, 9:50 AM 15,032 Views 257 Comments

Former Minister for Education and current Labour TD Ruairí Quinn spoke this morning of the urgent need for reform in the area.

# newstalk - Wednesday 2 December, 2015

The former boss of Phantom wants the station back - and he's taking on Communicorp
# From The Flames
# From The Flames

The former boss of Phantom wants the station back - and he's taking on Communicorp

Dec 2nd 2015, 1:19 PM 16,658 Views 20 Comments

Simon Maher left the station now known as TXFM in 2011 after Communicorp came on board.

# newstalk - Monday 23 November, 2015

"Stay in bed you freak": This is the kind of hate mail George Hook receives
# Hate Mail
# Hate Mail

"Stay in bed you freak": This is the kind of hate mail George Hook receives

Nov 23rd 2015, 4:09 PM 24,980 Views 53 Comments

Hook says that the mail “gets to him”.

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis
# Streets Of Dublin
# Streets Of Dublin

"You wonder - why are you on the street?": Pat Kenny spent a night examining the homelessness crisis

Nov 23rd 2015, 7:30 AM 26,070 Views 48 Comments

“It’s an extraordinary experience seeing the city like this.”

# newstalk - Saturday 14 November, 2015

"I see myself as 90% Irish...with some Brit bits"
# Sean Moncrieff
# Sean Moncrieff

"I see myself as 90% Irish...with some Brit bits"

Nov 14th 2015, 6:00 PM 22,448 Views 71 Comments

Sean Moncrieff’s new book is about the Irish Paradox.

# newstalk - Monday 9 November, 2015

George Hook - and other hosts - will have to be careful about tweets during the election campaign
# Fair And Balanced
# Fair And Balanced

George Hook - and other hosts - will have to be careful about tweets during the election campaign

Nov 9th 2015, 4:30 PM 12,297 Views 42 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland has released guidelines for broadcasters during next year’s election.

# newstalk - Saturday 7 November, 2015

Bobby Kerr to take break from Newstalk after cancer diagnosis
# Get Yourself Checked
# Get Yourself Checked

Bobby Kerr to take break from Newstalk after cancer diagnosis

Nov 7th 2015, 2:31 PM 32,262 Views 24 Comments

The businessman told listeners of his Saturday morning radio show that the disease has been caught early.

# newstalk - Thursday 29 October, 2015

"When the drink is in, that's it" - drink driving is still going on in Ireland's rural areas
# Not Clever
# Not Clever

"When the drink is in, that's it" - drink driving is still going on in Ireland's rural areas

Oct 29th 2015, 2:14 PM 18,385 Views 41 Comments

“Irish people live on risks – they don’t think before they act.”

# newstalk - Monday 26 October, 2015

George Hook is considering a Dáil bid as the 'Michael Collins Fine Gael' candidate
# Election 2016
# Election 2016

George Hook is considering a Dáil bid as the 'Michael Collins Fine Gael' candidate

Oct 26th 2015, 10:11 AM 24,254 Views 149 Comments

The Newstalk broadcaster and rugby analyst could run in Dún Laoghaire.

# newstalk - Wednesday 14 October, 2015

Bob Geldof says proposing to his girlfriend after the death of his daughter Peaches 'let some light in'
# Marriage
# Marriage

Bob Geldof says proposing to his girlfriend after the death of his daughter Peaches 'let some light in'

Oct 14th 2015, 8:15 PM 25,690 Views 35 Comments

“I thought I can’t ask her to marry me now, it’s wildly inappropriate, I’ll wait. But then I thought no, you need to.”

# newstalk - Monday 5 October, 2015

Chris Donoghue quits position as UTV Ireland Live anchor
# Changing Roles
# Changing Roles

Chris Donoghue quits position as UTV Ireland Live anchor

Oct 5th 2015, 8:21 PM 39,074 Views 60 Comments

The Newstalk Breakfast presenter will be leaving his position in December.

# newstalk - Friday 2 October, 2015

The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year
# BIG GUNS
# BIG GUNS

The radio licences held by Newstalk and TXFM will be up for grabs next year

Oct 2nd 2015, 10:58 AM 14,551 Views 41 Comments

The two stations are likely to re-apply to stay on the air.

# newstalk - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

Ivan Yates thinks the general election is less than two months away
# Election 201?
# Election 201?

Ivan Yates thinks the general election is less than two months away

Sep 29th 2015, 8:30 PM 20,451 Views 56 Comments

But Enda is willing to bet otherwise.

# newstalk - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

The names are in - here are the Bord Gáis Energy Team of the Year nominees
# Clash Of The Ash
From The42
# Clash Of The Ash

The names are in - here are the Bord Gáis Energy Team of the Year nominees

Sep 23rd 2015, 5:35 PM 12,103 Views 15 Comments

All-Ireland U-21 hurling champs Limerick unsurprisingly have the most nominations.

# newstalk - Tuesday 22 September, 2015

Newstalk are in trouble over an ad that called competitors "bulls**tters"
# By The Horns
# By The Horns

Newstalk are in trouble over an ad that called competitors "bulls**tters"

Sep 22nd 2015, 11:50 AM 15,628 Views 35 Comments

One person was worried it would offend tourists.

# newstalk - Saturday 8 August, 2015

The man behind the mic - Inside the world of one of Ireland's best sports commentators
# Living The Dream
From The42
# Living The Dream

The man behind the mic - Inside the world of one of Ireland's best sports commentators

Aug 8th 2015, 9:00 AM 14,407 Views 3 Comments

Sports commentator Dave McIntyre has a job that many of us can only dream about.

# newstalk - Friday 7 August, 2015

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all your TV and Radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all your TV and Radio coverage

Aug 7th 2015, 6:15 AM 9,088 Views 7 Comments

There’s plenty to get stuck in to this weekend.

# newstalk - Wednesday 5 August, 2015

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up
# The Right Hook
# The Right Hook

'Outrageous accusation': George Hook says he isn't controversial just to wind people up

Aug 5th 2015, 3:03 PM 30,523 Views 92 Comments

“Everything I say is what I believe.”

# newstalk - Friday 31 July, 2015

It's a bumper GAA weekend and here's all your TV and Radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It's a bumper GAA weekend and here's all your TV and Radio coverage

Jul 31st 2015, 8:45 AM 6,117 Views 3 Comments

There’s plenty to get stuck in to this weekend.

# newstalk - Friday 24 July, 2015

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

It’s a bumper GAA weekend and here’s all the TV and radio coverage

Jul 24th 2015, 6:00 AM 8,410 Views 1 Comment

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.