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# on-air - Friday 8 May, 2020

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air
# On Air
# On Air

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air

May 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 62,391 Views 21 Comments

The popular broadcaster will present his final Today With Sean O’Rourke show on RTÉ Radio One today.

# on-air - Wednesday 6 November, 2019

Joe Duffy could hear Gay Byrne's own advice as he broke the news of his death on Liveline
# On Air
# On Air

Joe Duffy could hear Gay Byrne's own advice as he broke the news of his death on Liveline

Nov 6th 2019, 6:31 AM 94,911 Views 48 Comments

The host received widespread praise for the manner in which he kept his calm to deliver the sad news live to listeners.

# on-air - Monday 30 September, 2019

Donncha O'Callaghan and Ruby Walsh join new RTÉ 2FM Game On line up
# On Air
From The42
# On Air

Donncha O'Callaghan and Ruby Walsh join new RTÉ 2FM Game On line up

Sep 30th 2019, 4:42 PM 14,162 Views 4 Comments

The duo will link up with sports journalist Marie Crowe in the hot seats for the now-extended programme.

# on-air - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Longwave radio service will be out for a month as works get underway to preserve it for another two years
# On The Radio
# On The Radio

Longwave radio service will be out for a month as works get underway to preserve it for another two years

Sep 5th 2019, 10:13 AM 14,761 Views 41 Comments

Irish expats in the UK campaigned to save the longwave radio service.

# on-air - Tuesday 13 March, 2018

Broadcast guidelines updated ahead of the Eighth Amendment referendum
# We're Live
# We're Live

Broadcast guidelines updated ahead of the Eighth Amendment referendum

Mar 13th 2018, 12:59 PM 16,121 Views 77 Comments

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland said that the “adversarial” debate around the Eighth will be a challenge for broadcasters.

# on-air - Wednesday 27 December, 2017

'A hit US podcast is a life-changer - in Ireland it might not even have a sponsor'
# New Voices
# New Voices

'A hit US podcast is a life-changer - in Ireland it might not even have a sponsor'

Dec 27th 2017, 8:00 PM 21,752 Views 27 Comments

2017 has seen the world of podcasting grow in Ireland – we talked to the people behind the Headstuff Podcast Network.

# on-air - Saturday 26 August, 2017

Naughten prepared to bring in gender quotas for Irish radio
# On Air
# On Air

Naughten prepared to bring in gender quotas for Irish radio

Aug 26th 2017, 9:15 AM 9,537 Views 66 Comments

A report on gender and broadcasting is due in December or January – Naughten said that if it recommends quotas, he will support this.

# on-air - 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 15,091 Views 20 Comments

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

# on-air - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Fancy a Late Date with Leo? He's presenting a show on RTÉ over Christmas
# Minister For Montrose
# Minister For Montrose

Fancy a Late Date with Leo? He's presenting a show on RTÉ over Christmas

Dec 1st 2016, 6:38 PM 14,847 Views 73 Comments

Varadkar says he’s just ‘filling a gap’ in the schedule.

# on-air - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

Tributes paid by Irish music lovers as TXFM marks its last day on air
# Off Air
# Off Air

Tributes paid by Irish music lovers as TXFM marks its last day on air

Oct 26th 2016, 9:47 AM 17,402 Views 37 Comments

Former presenters have spoken of their sadness at the closure.

# on-air - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars
# Jnlr Figures
# Jnlr Figures

RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars

Feb 3rd 2016, 5:47 PM 23,702 Views 42 Comments

The JNLR figures are out – here’s what people have been listening to.

# on-air - Friday 31 July, 2015

21 deadly female presenters on Irish radio
# Women On Air
From The Daily Edge
# Women On Air

21 deadly female presenters on Irish radio

Jul 31st 2015, 7:01 PM 42,443 Views 22 Comments

Here come the gals.

# on-air - Tuesday 30 June, 2015

UTV Ireland will show Carl Frampton's next world title defence
# Fighting On Air
From The42
# Fighting On Air

UTV Ireland will show Carl Frampton's next world title defence

Jun 30th 2015, 6:00 PM 5,518 Views 8 Comments

The Belfast boxer takes on Alejandro Gonzalez Jr in mid July.

# on-air - Thursday 29 January, 2015

"He will get a respectful interview": Ryan Tubridy extends Late Late invite to Taoiseach
# On Air
# On Air

"He will get a respectful interview": Ryan Tubridy extends Late Late invite to Taoiseach

Jan 29th 2015, 7:15 AM 14,841 Views 55 Comments

The 2FM presenter and RTÉ host said that it would be “nice to see” Enda Kenny.

# on-air - Wednesday 5 November, 2014

RTE's Morning Edition is axed due to "financial pressure"
# Final Edition
# Final Edition

RTE's Morning Edition is axed due to "financial pressure"

Nov 5th 2014, 3:50 PM 17,546 Views 27 Comments

Presenter Keelin Shanley to front RTÉ Radio 1′s Late Debate from January.

# on-air - Sunday 25 May, 2014

Richard Keys gave Yaya Toure a birthday cake live on air last night
# Respect
From The42
# Respect

Richard Keys gave Yaya Toure a birthday cake live on air last night

May 25th 2014, 3:17 PM 8,733 Views 11 Comments

The star’s Man City future is in doubt following a dispute with the club’s owners.

# on-air - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

VIDEO: Mouse terrifies BBC presenter live on air
# Shelagh Fogarty
From The Daily Edge
# Shelagh Fogarty

VIDEO: Mouse terrifies BBC presenter live on air

Jan 30th 2013, 11:19 AM 11,820 Views 4 Comments

Because people climbing on their chairs to escape mice can happen in real life not just in movies

# on-air - Thursday 23 August, 2012

VIDEO: News anchor forgets she's on air; expresses innermost thoughts
# Bloopwatch
From The Daily Edge
# Bloopwatch

VIDEO: News anchor forgets she's on air; expresses innermost thoughts

Aug 23rd 2012, 12:15 PM 1,872 Views 1 Comment

Well, she was very worried about her skin tone.

# on-air - Monday 11 July, 2011

United, Chelsea and City all get the live treatment on opening weekend
# On Air
From The42
# On Air

United, Chelsea and City all get the live treatment on opening weekend

Jul 11th 2011, 12:40 PM 202 Views 0 Comments

Manchester United, Chelsea and Manchester City will all see their opening Premier League fixtures broadcast by Sky Sports.