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#Presenter

# presenter - Wednesday 1 July, 2020

Ivan Yates is stepping down from full-time broadcasting from the end of July
# Presenter
# Presenter

Ivan Yates is stepping down from full-time broadcasting from the end of July

Jul 1st 2020, 12:20 PM 121,184 Views 152 Comments

He and his wife are moving back to Enniscorthy in Co Wexford.

# presenter - Sunday 9 February, 2020

'There is a cloud over us today': Tributes to Keelin Shanley from heartbroken RTÉ colleagues
# RIP
# RIP

'There is a cloud over us today': Tributes to Keelin Shanley from heartbroken RTÉ colleagues

Feb 9th 2020, 1:45 PM 50,304 Views 2 Comments

The presenter would have been in the thick of general election coverage, her colleagues said.

# presenter - Monday 18 November, 2019

RTÉ journalist experienced racist abuse online for over two years
# Online Abuse
# Online Abuse

RTÉ journalist experienced racist abuse online for over two years

Nov 18th 2019, 3:33 PM 36,717 Views 85 Comments

Zainab Boladale said she has been dealing with much of the abuse since 2017.

# presenter - Thursday 20 September, 2018

RTÉ presenter Bunny Carr dies aged 91
# Quicksilver
# Quicksilver

RTÉ presenter Bunny Carr dies aged 91

Sep 20th 2018, 8:57 AM 41,035 Views 71 Comments

He was best known for his presenting roles for the national broadcaster.

# presenter - Monday 19 March, 2018

Ant McPartlin steps aside from presenting duties following arrest for drink-driving
# London
# London

Ant McPartlin steps aside from presenting duties following arrest for drink-driving

Mar 19th 2018, 5:52 PM 81,692 Views 83 Comments

The presenter will return to rehab where he had previously spent a stint last year in an attempt to conquer an addiction to painkillers.

# presenter - Thursday 1 February, 2018

RTÉ announce Joanne Cantwell as The Sunday Game's new presenter
# Good Choice
From The42
# Good Choice

RTÉ announce Joanne Cantwell as The Sunday Game's new presenter

Feb 1st 2018, 3:00 PM 53,635 Views 157 Comments

The experienced anchor will take over from Michael Lyster, who is stepping down at the end of this season.

# presenter - Wednesday 10 January, 2018

Today FM announces Muireann O'Connell as host of new lunchtime programme
# Gender Balance
# Gender Balance

Today FM announces Muireann O'Connell as host of new lunchtime programme

Jan 10th 2018, 12:27 PM 62,486 Views 89 Comments

Before O’Connell, Today FM had no women hosting a show during its peak hours of 7am – 7pm.

# presenter - Sunday 1 October, 2017

Broadcaster Ivan Yates to sue AIB
# Courts
# Courts

Broadcaster Ivan Yates to sue AIB

Oct 1st 2017, 12:05 AM 90,692 Views 0 Comments

Yates and his wife have initiated High Court proceedings against the bank.

# presenter - Tuesday 5 September, 2017

"One of RTÉ's finest" - Former TV news presenter Don Cockburn has died
# RIP
# RIP

"One of RTÉ's finest" - Former TV news presenter Don Cockburn has died

Sep 5th 2017, 7:35 PM 76,719 Views 44 Comments

The face of RTÉ News in the 1980s has died aged 87.

# presenter - Sunday 20 November, 2016

'Voice of Waterford' Billy McCarthy has died
# RIP
# RIP

'Voice of Waterford' Billy McCarthy has died

Nov 20th 2016, 11:08 AM 27,816 Views 12 Comments

The popular WLR FM presenter has died aged 62.

# presenter - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Fox News settles sexual harassment case brought by sacked host
# Gretchen Carlson
# Gretchen Carlson

Fox News settles sexual harassment case brought by sacked host

Sep 6th 2016, 10:09 PM 24,710 Views 38 Comments

Gretchen Carlson said that she was looking forward to moving onto the next chapter of her life.

# presenter - Thursday 4 February, 2016

Matt LeBlanc named as new Top Gear co-presenter
# How You Drivin'
# How You Drivin'

Matt LeBlanc named as new Top Gear co-presenter

Feb 4th 2016, 12:16 PM 36,033 Views 73 Comments

He’ll be working alongside Chris Evans, a slightly less surprising selection.

# presenter - Sunday 16 August, 2015

"It was really tough and it is tough... I wouldn't have it any other way"
# Current Affairs
# Current Affairs

"It was really tough and it is tough... I wouldn't have it any other way"

Aug 16th 2015, 3:00 PM 29,622 Views 25 Comments

The RTÉ presenter tells us what we can expect on the next season of Claire Byrne Live.

# presenter - Monday 29 June, 2015

Michael Lyster: 'I would be dead if I hadn't left my phone in the car'
# The Sunday Game
# The Sunday Game

Michael Lyster: 'I would be dead if I hadn't left my phone in the car'

Jun 29th 2015, 11:04 AM 38,822 Views 17 Comments

The RTÉ presenter spoke of how his wife performing CPR saved his life.

# presenter - Monday 25 May, 2015

13 reasons why we loved Bill O'Herlihy
# Legend
From The42
# Legend

13 reasons why we loved Bill O'Herlihy

May 25th 2015, 12:45 PM 49,539 Views 24 Comments

His memorable role on the RTÉ panel and other reasons he has been dubbed a broadcasting great.

# presenter - Friday 23 January, 2015

"Just damn the consequences and see what happens": Rick O'Shea on his new poetry show
# Radio 1
# Radio 1

"Just damn the consequences and see what happens": Rick O'Shea on his new poetry show

Jan 23rd 2015, 6:00 PM 17,302 Views 18 Comments

The radio presenter is due to present the Poetry Programme for 30 weeks from tomorrow.

# presenter - Thursday 8 January, 2015

Off The Ball presenter Ger Gilroy joins UTV Ireland's sports team
# Anchorman
From The42
# Anchorman

Off The Ball presenter Ger Gilroy joins UTV Ireland's sports team

Jan 8th 2015, 2:30 PM 9,489 Views 6 Comments

Newtalk’s sports editor will line out with Marie Crowe and Bernard O’Toole for a weekly slot on Friday nights.

# presenter - Sunday 24 August, 2014

Which RTÉ Newsreader Are You?
# Good Afternoon
From The Daily Edge
# Good Afternoon

Which RTÉ Newsreader Are You?

Aug 24th 2014, 8:15 PM 39,591 Views 59 Comments

Take the quiz and find out.

# presenter - Thursday 21 August, 2014

BBC broadcaster Gerry Anderson dies aged 69
# Northern Ireland
# Northern Ireland

BBC broadcaster Gerry Anderson dies aged 69

Aug 21st 2014, 11:16 AM 14,981 Views 6 Comments

The presenter had stopped working two years ago due to health reasons.

# presenter - Tuesday 19 August, 2014

AA Roadwatch presenter raps the traffic news
# Newlands Cross Yo
From The Daily Edge
# Newlands Cross Yo

AA Roadwatch presenter raps the traffic news

Aug 19th 2014, 6:40 PM 3,392 Views 3 Comments

“Now for my hunzos out in Bray…”

# presenter - Friday 1 August, 2014

98fm presenter caught up in 'mickey hating feminists' Twitter row
# Handbags
From The Daily Edge
# Handbags

98fm presenter caught up in 'mickey hating feminists' Twitter row

Aug 1st 2014, 6:51 PM 5,972 Views 6 Comments

What are ya like?

# presenter - Wednesday 16 July, 2014

Brian O'Driscoll signs up as rugby expert with BT Sport
# New Career
From The42
# New Career

Brian O'Driscoll signs up as rugby expert with BT Sport

Jul 16th 2014, 10:53 AM 16,678 Views 23 Comments

The 35-year-old will be involved in the Rugby Champions Cup packages this season.

# presenter - Tuesday 20 May, 2014

RTÉ presenter who claims she was discriminated against loses Equality Tribunal case
# Employment
# Employment

RTÉ presenter who claims she was discriminated against loses Equality Tribunal case

May 20th 2014, 9:30 AM 23,644 Views 17 Comments

Frances Shanahan presented such shows as Farm News and Countryside.

# presenter - Sunday 11 May, 2014

BBC DJ quits show over broadcast of N-word (in 82-year-old song)
# Gone
# Gone

BBC DJ quits show over broadcast of N-word (in 82-year-old song)

May 11th 2014, 2:36 PM 23,121 Views 75 Comments

David Lowe, who worked for BBC Devon, said he was asked to ‘fall on his sword’ after playing a 1932 version of ‘The Sun Has Got His Hat On’.

# presenter - Wednesday 30 April, 2014

Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years
# Gone
# Gone

Jeremy Paxman steps down as Newsnight presenter after 25 years

Apr 30th 2014, 6:25 PM 11,326 Views 33 Comments

Paxman will present his last edition of the late-night news programme in June.

# presenter - Monday 5 August, 2013

Trap calls him the beautiful man, BO'D calls him a Gallagher brother
# Interview
From The42
# Interview

Trap calls him the beautiful man, BO'D calls him a Gallagher brother

Aug 5th 2013, 8:20 AM 4,682 Views 0 Comments

Stephen Doyle of 98fm tells us about his journey from odd jobs to interviewing the best country’s top sports stars.

# presenter - Wednesday 31 July, 2013

Interview: Bland GAA interviews could be here to stay laments Off The Ball’s Joe Molloy
# Straight Talking
From The42
# Straight Talking

Interview: Bland GAA interviews could be here to stay laments Off The Ball’s Joe Molloy

Jul 31st 2013, 7:30 AM 3,991 Views 11 Comments

The Newstalk presenter feels many counties took note of Joe Canning/Henry Shefflin media sensation last year.

# presenter - Monday 17 June, 2013

Former BBC presenter Stuart Hall jailed for 15 months for sex assaults
# Child Abuse
# Child Abuse

Former BBC presenter Stuart Hall jailed for 15 months for sex assaults

Jun 17th 2013, 9:30 PM 14,286 Views 35 Comments

The 83-year-old former broadcaster admitted to 14 charges of indecently assaulting girls as young as nine.

# presenter - 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 11,835 Views 4 Comments

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

# presenter - Sunday 19 August, 2012

Jay Leno takes pay cut in bid to save Tonight Show jobs
# Cutbacks
# Cutbacks

Jay Leno takes pay cut in bid to save Tonight Show jobs

Aug 19th 2012, 12:24 PM 7,231 Views 23 Comments

NBC Universal programme laid off about two dozens workers on Friday in move to cut costs.

# presenter - Sunday 16 October, 2011

Today FM's Smyth changes topic during discussion about his own sacking
# Sam Smyth
# Sam Smyth

Today FM's Smyth changes topic during discussion about his own sacking

Oct 16th 2011, 12:17 PM 6,626 Views 0 Comments

The journalist and broadcaster has reportedly been let go by Today FM, with his last show due to air in November.