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#On Air

# on-air - All time

'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 62,517 Views 21 Comments

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

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 95,073 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.

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 14,464 Views 4 Comments

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

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 14,877 Views 42 Comments

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

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 16,238 Views 77 Comments

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

'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 21,808 Views 27 Comments

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

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 9,588 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.

'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 15,143 Views 20 Comments

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

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 14,892 Views 73 Comments

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

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 17,479 Views 37 Comments

Former presenters have spoken of their sadness at the closure.

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 23,757 Views 42 Comments

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

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 46,443 Views 22 Comments

Here come the gals.

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 5,557 Views 8 Comments

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

"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 14,878 Views 55 Comments

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

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 17,629 Views 27 Comments

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

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 8,760 Views 11 Comments

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

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 11,853 Views 4 Comments

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

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 2,084 Views 1 Comment

Well, she was very worried about her skin tone.

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 212 Views 0 Comments

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