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# utv-ireland - Sunday 8 January, 2017

'We were effectively sold a pup': UTV Ireland staff on their 2 years of 'pointless efforts'
# Takeover
# Takeover

'We were effectively sold a pup': UTV Ireland staff on their 2 years of 'pointless efforts'

Jan 8th 2017, 8:00 AM 51,341 Views 36 Comments

Looking back over the past 24 months, former staff say they are proud of what they achieved at the channel.

# utv-ireland - Friday 6 January, 2017

UTV Ireland will broadcast live for the last time this evening
# Ireland Live
# Ireland Live

UTV Ireland will broadcast live for the last time this evening

Jan 6th 2017, 3:21 PM 33,203 Views 77 Comments

The channel will be replaced on Monday morning with a new “female orientated” channel called Be3.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 7 December, 2016

TV3 rebrand: Children's programmes are moving to the broadcaster's new channel
# Changes
# Changes

TV3 rebrand: Children's programmes are moving to the broadcaster's new channel

Dec 7th 2016, 6:25 AM 12,037 Views 21 Comments

The broadcasting group has elected to move its children’s programming to its new “female focused” station Be3.

# utv-ireland - Tuesday 6 December, 2016

UTV Ireland is to be relaunched... as the "female orientated" Be3
# Makeover
# Makeover

UTV Ireland is to be relaunched... as the "female orientated" Be3

Dec 6th 2016, 1:44 PM 29,121 Views 86 Comments

There has been no official word as yet on potential redundancies from UTV Ireland.

# utv-ireland - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Job losses 'unavoidable' at UTV Ireland as merger with TV3 is finalised
# Acquisition
# Acquisition

Job losses 'unavoidable' at UTV Ireland as merger with TV3 is finalised

Dec 1st 2016, 1:08 PM 19,100 Views 39 Comments

UTV Ireland currently employs 61 permanent staff.

# utv-ireland - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

UTV Ireland and TV3 will soon be part of one big company. What will that mean for viewers?
# Changing Channels
# Changing Channels

UTV Ireland and TV3 will soon be part of one big company. What will that mean for viewers?

Jul 12th 2016, 3:26 PM 29,375 Views 55 Comments

More soaps? Changes to news? More Pat Kenny?

# utv-ireland - Monday 11 July, 2016

UTV Ireland is being sold to the company that already owns TV3
# Battle Of The Airwaves
# Battle Of The Airwaves

UTV Ireland is being sold to the company that already owns TV3

Jul 11th 2016, 5:25 PM 19,583 Views 47 Comments

Virgin Media is paying €10 million for Ireland’s newest television station.

# utv-ireland - Monday 11 January, 2016

The head of UTV Ireland has resigned
# Mary Curtis
# Mary Curtis

The head of UTV Ireland has resigned

Jan 11th 2016, 5:44 PM 25,478 Views 58 Comments

The station has gone through some tough times since launching at the beginning of last year

# utv-ireland - Friday 20 November, 2015

Man describes son being punched in the face during home invasion
# Rural Crime
# Rural Crime

Man describes son being punched in the face during home invasion

Nov 20th 2015, 6:10 AM 17,834 Views 19 Comments

A new UTV Ireland documentary takes a look at rural crime around the country.

# utv-ireland - Friday 6 November, 2015

Things are going from bad to worse at UTV Ireland
# Annus Horribilis
# Annus Horribilis

Things are going from bad to worse at UTV Ireland

Nov 6th 2015, 9:24 AM 29,193 Views 47 Comments

Now the ‘speculation’ around the station’s sale has hurt the fledgling channel.

# utv-ireland - Monday 19 October, 2015

UTV is selling its entire TV operation to ITV for £100 million
# Changing Channel
# Changing Channel

UTV is selling its entire TV operation to ITV for £100 million

Oct 19th 2015, 1:00 PM 24,179 Views 37 Comments

UTV will keep control of its UK and Ireland radio stations.

# utv-ireland - Friday 2 October, 2015

A clitoris and Jeremy Corbyn were mentioned on UTV Ireland's news and nobody noticed
# The Clit One News
From The Daily Edge
# The Clit One News

A clitoris and Jeremy Corbyn were mentioned on UTV Ireland's news and nobody noticed

Oct 2nd 2015, 5:44 PM 4,589 Views 1 Comment

Thorough analysis of the situation.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 30 September, 2015

Here's why TV3 isn't showing Downton Abbey on Sunday nights
# Them Upstairs
From The Daily Edge
# Them Upstairs

Here's why TV3 isn't showing Downton Abbey on Sunday nights

Sep 30th 2015, 2:30 PM 6,057 Views 5 Comments

It’s Wednesdays from here on in.

# utv-ireland - Monday 21 September, 2015

UTV Ireland didn't air Downton Abbey last night, and people were RAGING
# One Is Not Amused
From The Daily Edge
# One Is Not Amused

UTV Ireland didn't air Downton Abbey last night, and people were RAGING

Sep 21st 2015, 8:38 AM 8,011 Views 8 Comments

The channel doesn’t have the rights to the show (produced by its sister channel ITV) in Ireland.

# utv-ireland - Sunday 6 September, 2015

Pat Kenny's show on UTV Ireland has been given the axe
# Pk In The Ground
# Pk In The Ground

Pat Kenny's show on UTV Ireland has been given the axe

Sep 6th 2015, 2:10 PM 22,931 Views 44 Comments

Pat Kenny In The Round won’t return for a second season.

# utv-ireland - Friday 28 August, 2015

UTV Ireland has dragged its owner's whole TV business into the red
# Win Some Lose Some
# Win Some Lose Some

UTV Ireland has dragged its owner's whole TV business into the red

Aug 28th 2015, 9:56 AM 20,507 Views 34 Comments

But at Ireland’s biggest publisher, things are starting to look up.

# utv-ireland - Monday 24 August, 2015

Just eight months after it was launched, is UTV Ireland about to be sold?
# Airwaves
# Airwaves

Just eight months after it was launched, is UTV Ireland about to be sold?

Aug 24th 2015, 10:16 AM 17,866 Views 50 Comments

Something’s brewing, but the company isn’t giving much away.

# utv-ireland - Saturday 25 July, 2015

What on Earth is going on at UTV Ireland? We had 12 questions for the station's chief
# On The Telly
# On The Telly

What on Earth is going on at UTV Ireland? We had 12 questions for the station's chief

Jul 25th 2015, 6:00 PM 33,616 Views 58 Comments

Viewers are “confused” about the new channel, Michael Wilson says.

# utv-ireland - Saturday 27 June, 2015

Here's everything you need to know about business this week
# Inbox Me
# Inbox Me

Here's everything you need to know about business this week

Jun 27th 2015, 7:45 AM 13,929 Views 6 Comments

Everyone was talking about Greek dramas, house prices and UTV Ireland’s woes.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 24 June, 2015

UTV Ireland is slipping deeper and deeper into trouble
# Tough Crowd
# Tough Crowd

UTV Ireland is slipping deeper and deeper into trouble

Jun 24th 2015, 9:48 AM 35,581 Views 80 Comments

Audience figures for its main news bulletin have gone into free-fall.

# utv-ireland - Friday 5 June, 2015

Desperate times? UTV sells off radio station Juice FM 'to cope with the mounting losses from UTV Ireland'
# Sold
# Sold

Desperate times? UTV sells off radio station Juice FM 'to cope with the mounting losses from UTV Ireland'

Jun 5th 2015, 4:47 PM 22,274 Views 42 Comments

The company is selling off assets in order to “reduce existing group indebtedness”.

# utv-ireland - Thursday 14 May, 2015

UTV Ireland is set to hit us with a whole lot of news
# Newsflash
# Newsflash

UTV Ireland is set to hit us with a whole lot of news

May 14th 2015, 4:53 PM 32,669 Views 79 Comments

After admitting the the channel’s first months have been somewhat ‘slow’, station chiefs are shaking up its news and current affairs coverage.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Things are not quite going to plan inside UTV Ireland
# Not Tuned In
# Not Tuned In

Things are not quite going to plan inside UTV Ireland

Mar 18th 2015, 10:03 AM 25,119 Views 55 Comments

It is expecting to lose twice as much money as predicted this year.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 18 February, 2015

UTV Ireland confirm they will broadcast Carl Frampton's world title defence From The42

UTV Ireland confirm they will broadcast Carl Frampton's world title defence

Feb 18th 2015, 8:44 PM 5,004 Views 8 Comments

The Belfast boxer takes on Chris Avalos on 28 February.

# utv-ireland - Saturday 14 February, 2015

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers
# Prime Numbers
# Prime Numbers

Clare Daly, Coronation Street and a gigantic baby : The week in numbers

Feb 14th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,947 Views 7 Comments

Plus: How many gardaí have left the force over the past five years?

# utv-ireland - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Lots of people are watching UTV Ireland's big soaps. But not much else...
# Corrie Time
# Corrie Time

Lots of people are watching UTV Ireland's big soaps. But not much else...

Feb 12th 2015, 10:03 PM 30,368 Views 57 Comments

But the new station has taken a chunk out of TV3′s audience.

# utv-ireland - Friday 30 January, 2015

You'll be able to watch 'Good Morning Britain' on UTV Ireland from next week

You'll be able to watch 'Good Morning Britain' on UTV Ireland from next week

Jan 30th 2015, 8:01 AM 14,483 Views 71 Comments

Bad news if you happen to enjoy Loose Women first thing in the morning.

# utv-ireland - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

UTV Ireland didn't show the National Television Awards tonight and people are NOT happy
# Utv Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Utv Ireland

UTV Ireland didn't show the National Television Awards tonight and people are NOT happy

Jan 21st 2015, 10:18 PM 6,331 Views 5 Comments

But who won BEST SOAP?

# utv-ireland - Sunday 11 January, 2015

Poll: Have you been tuning into UTV Ireland?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Have you been tuning into UTV Ireland?

Jan 11th 2015, 9:17 AM 27,697 Views 78 Comments

Have you caught up with Pat since his return to Irish TV? Are you getting your nightly news fix from Alison and Chris?

# utv-ireland - 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 9,438 Views 6 Comments

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

# utv-ireland - Tuesday 6 January, 2015

UTV Ireland reporter doesn't even flinch when stray van ploughs through her shot
# Van Watch
From The Daily Edge
# Van Watch

UTV Ireland reporter doesn't even flinch when stray van ploughs through her shot

Jan 6th 2015, 9:37 AM 5,462 Views 2 Comments

Beeeeeeeeep.

# utv-ireland - Monday 5 January, 2015

UTV Ireland's first news bulletin aired this evening - how was it?
# New Kid In Town
# New Kid In Town

UTV Ireland's first news bulletin aired this evening - how was it?

Jan 5th 2015, 7:25 PM 36,842 Views 47 Comments

The reaction has been largely quite good.

6 essential answers about Foyle's War, sport and other UTV Ireland concerns
# Where's Julian
From The Daily Edge
# Where's Julian

6 essential answers about Foyle's War, sport and other UTV Ireland concerns

Jan 5th 2015, 6:00 PM 13,559 Views 27 Comments

What’s the story with Broadchurch?

Here are the details on Ireland's latest news programmes which start tonight
# Utv Ireland
# Utv Ireland

Here are the details on Ireland's latest news programmes which start tonight

Jan 5th 2015, 7:30 AM 15,180 Views 26 Comments

Will you be tuning in?

# utv-ireland - Friday 2 January, 2015

RTÉ studios set for €3 million revamp as competition ramps up
# Shaking It Up
# Shaking It Up

RTÉ studios set for €3 million revamp as competition ramps up

Jan 2nd 2015, 9:15 PM 13,224 Views 37 Comments

The broadcaster has put out a public tender notice for the work to be carried out.

No, you can't watch the original UTV on Irish telly any more
# Bye Bye Julian
From The Daily Edge
# Bye Bye Julian

No, you can't watch the original UTV on Irish telly any more

Jan 2nd 2015, 1:16 PM 88,447 Views 62 Comments

But there IS a workaround if you have Sky.

Here's how Twitter reacted to the UTV Ireland launch last night
# Utv Ireland
From The Daily Edge
# Utv Ireland

Here's how Twitter reacted to the UTV Ireland launch last night

Jan 2nd 2015, 8:23 AM 5,884 Views 1 Comment

You need a bit more than Emmerdale to enchant the Irish public. Who knew?!

# utv-ireland - Thursday 1 January, 2015

It's here - UTV Ireland will go live this evening
# It's Here
# It's Here

It's here - UTV Ireland will go live this evening

Jan 1st 2015, 7:00 AM 23,667 Views 45 Comments

Programming will start at 7.25pm this evening – with a short introduction to Emmerdale.

# utv-ireland - Monday 22 December, 2014

This actress, presenter and voice-over artist will be the face of UTV weather in 10 days
# Nothing But Blue Skies
# Nothing But Blue Skies

This actress, presenter and voice-over artist will be the face of UTV weather in 10 days

Dec 22nd 2014, 9:10 PM 32,470 Views 23 Comments

Jenny Buckley is the latest hire announced by the new Irish station.

# utv-ireland - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics?
# Pat Kenny
# Pat Kenny

Q&A with Pat Kenny: His new UTV Ireland show, Fair City and would he ever get into politics?

Dec 18th 2014, 6:00 AM 12,007 Views 10 Comments

We also get into Ray D’arcy and his first time on a bus shelter…

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