Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Tuesday 6 June 2023 Dublin: 13°C

# Toy Show

Last month
May 2023
# Passing the torch
‘He’ll do a great Toy Show’: Ryan Tubridy says Kielty has the ‘chops’ for The Late Late Show
‘So I just think that the show is going to be in really safe hands,’ Tubridy said on his radio show this morning.
Last year
# Late Late Toy Show
The top nine moments from this year's Late Late Toy Show
Munchkins, Liverpool’s Caoimhín Kelleher and the Irish women’s football team all made an appearance.
# Test Yourself
Quiz: How much do you know about the Late Late Toy Show?
There better be one for everyone in the audience…
# eyes of the nation
Why we can't look away from Tubridy's Toy Show
‘Nation’s collective mental health held together by prospect of rapping rural child’
# Your Say
Poll: Will you watch the Late Late Toy Show tonight?
It’s one of the most anticipated nights of the Irish TV year.
# Toy Show
Casting opens for RTÉ's Toy Show The Musical
The lead role of Nell is being cast, with girls between the age of 11 and 16 being invited to apply.
All time
# Late Late Toy Show
The top 11 moments from this year's Late Late Toy Show
Mystery phone bidder Tony Holohan, ringing the bell on cancer, and Hakuna Matata master Kellie Harrington.
# nights in
Sofa Watch: Ryan gets ready to roar in tonight's chat show war
All you need to know about your chat show options tonight.
# Hakuna Matata
It's Toy Show night and Tubridy is bringing 'no worries' mantra into homes with Lion King theme
The Toy Show host has also reminded children that the North Pole is affected by supply line issues so they shouldn’t ask for too much this year.
# virtual hug
'You are an inspiration': Taoiseach pens letter to Adam King following Toy Show appearance
Martin encouraged Adam to follow his dream to work with Nasa, and thanked him for his “strength”.
# An Post
All post across Ireland will be stamped with Toy Show Adam's virtual hug
An Post wants to help Adam share his virtual hug across the world.
This year's Toy Show had the highest TV audience for any Toy Show on record
€6.5 million was raised for charity during the programme.
# fanta's little swearer
'It wasn't an F bomb, it was a B bomb': Tubridy says he didn't drop bolder word during Toy Show
The slip has been removed from the RTÉ Player.
# Toy Show
The top eight moments from this year's Late Late Toy Show
From heartfelt moments to strict social distancing, here are the best moments from the 2020 Toy Show.
# Outage
Vodafone Ireland 'in process of restoring service' after data service issues
Many customers were worried they will not be able to watch the Late Late Toy Show, which has just started.
# late late
Quiz: How well do you remember these iconic Toy Show moments?
Tonight’s the night.
# Leaving lockdown
Lockdown lifting announcement due on Friday, but won't clash with the Late Late Toy Show
Cabinet will meet today to discuss the government’s exit plan.
# late late
'Radically different and Covid aware': Ryan Tubridy explains how the Toy Show will work this year
Tubridy will be hoping to host his 12th Late Late Toy Show later this year.
# Your Say
Poll: Will you watch the Late Late Toy Show?
The festive season begins tonight with one of the TV events of the year.
# Toy Show
'They need a voice': Tubridy 'made it his mission' to include homeless children in Toy Show
The show this year is inspired by the world of Disney’s Frozen and the emphasis will be on families’ traditions of gathering together to watch it.
# The greatest toy show
Late Late Toy Show most watched programme on Irish TV so far this year
The show was watched in over 100 countries around the world.
# Toy Show
7 of the main highlights from last night's Late Late Toy Show
Well, that’s that done and dusted for another year.
# The greatest toy show
'It’s got right under my skin': Tubridy emotional ahead of tonight's Toy Show
The Late Late Toy Show airs tonight at 9.35pm on RTÉ One
# Toy Show
How Well Do You Remember the Late Late Toy Show's Most Memorable Kids?
We have just the test for you.
# Mark Hamill
A kid from the Toy Show returned to RTÉ to invite Mark Hamill to play with his friends on their road
Sure, what else would an Irish child ask a famous actor?
# Unacceptable
'Children have to pass adults still drinking from the night before to get their breakfast, it's not on'
Ryan Tubridy says the situation of homeless children in Ireland this Christmas is “utterly unacceptable”.
# eyes on screens
Friday night's Late Late Toy Show was the most-watched Irish programme this year
The show was watched in 109 countries outside of Ireland.
# it's christmas time
Poll: Did you watch the Late Late Toy Show last night?
Ryan Tubridy was in flying form last night.
The Late Late Toy Show 2017
It’s time!
# So Many Tears
Here's the lovely Toy Show surprise reunion that's making the whole country well up
Graham Burke surprised his three young children by returning home from serving in Africa.
# everyone in the audience
Here's your officially unofficial Toy Show 2017 drinking game
Get out the sherry.
# Toy Story
Here's how to watch the Toy Show from anywhere in the world
Not at home? Sure that’s no problem at all.
# toy show day
Tubridy has been getting 'Toy Show ready' by watching Elf and dancing around his kitchen
There will be no international stars featured on tonight’s show but there will be plenty of touching moments.
# Sneak Peak
Ryan Tubridy gave us a preview tour of tonight's Toy Show set
There’s an undersea theme this year – the set is inspired by The Little Mermaid.
# Best Bits
10 classic Toy Show moments that prove why it's an Irish institution
# family poll
Poll: Will you be watching the Late Late Toy Show with your kids?
A massive 1.4 million tuned in last year.
# Party Piece
RTÉ asked people to share their 'Toy Show talents' to win tickets, and some are just gas
RTÉ, what have you unleashed.
# John Joe
Irish S-Town listeners are having the same thought every time 'horology' is mentioned
A HOROLOGIST. No spoilers here.
# Telly Addicts
The Toy Show, Mrs Brown's Boys and football were Ireland's most-watched TV shows last year
Over 1.5 million people tuned in to watch Ryan Tubridy.
# everyone in the audience
A woman in the Toy Show audience has given her freebies to families in need