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Brendan Grace, Mrs Brown and 8 Harry Potters: A look at RTÉ and Virgin Media's Christmas schedules
# Christmas Telly
# Christmas Telly

Brendan Grace, Mrs Brown and 8 Harry Potters: A look at RTÉ and Virgin Media's Christmas schedules

Dec 4th 2019, 10:33 PM 22,852 Views 32 Comments

You can watch all eight Harry Potter films on Virgin Media this Christmas.

Siptu announces it is to ballot its Virgin Media members over industrial action
# Virgin Media
# Virgin Media

Siptu announces it is to ballot its Virgin Media members over industrial action

Nov 20th 2019, 6:49 PM 10,388 Views 21 Comments

The action may include striking.

Unite members in Virgin Media unanimously decide to ballot for industrial action
# Virgin Media
# Virgin Media

Unite members in Virgin Media unanimously decide to ballot for industrial action

Nov 14th 2019, 1:23 PM 12,899 Views 14 Comments

It was reported in recent weeks that the company may cut up to 65 jobs in the next month.

Virgin Media to cut up to 65 jobs
# Job Losses
# Job Losses

Virgin Media to cut up to 65 jobs

Nov 1st 2019, 7:14 PM 27,884 Views 25 Comments

The company has entered a 30-day consultation period with employees.

Xposé is being axed after 12 years on air
# Cancelled
# Cancelled

Xposé is being axed after 12 years on air

Sep 24th 2019, 5:18 PM 56,150 Views 62 Comments

The last episode of Xposé will broadcast on 4 October with a one hour special.

Thriller from Derry Girls' creator and a gangland show set in Bray all in Virgin Media's new schedule
# The Deceived
# The Deceived

Thriller from Derry Girls' creator and a gangland show set in Bray all in Virgin Media's new schedule

Updated Aug 28th 2019, 2:47 PM 20,520 Views 15 Comments

Love Island, Gogglebox Ireland and a new sports show are also on the bill.

Virgin Media and eir Sport join forces to combine sports offering for Irish viewers
# Partnership
From The42
# Partnership

Virgin Media and eir Sport join forces to combine sports offering for Irish viewers

Aug 15th 2019, 11:03 AM 43,965 Views 48 Comments

The broadcasters have agreed a deal to carry each other’s channels.

Virgin Media bundle Sky Sports in new €55-per-month offering
# Options
From The42
# Options

Virgin Media bundle Sky Sports in new €55-per-month offering

Aug 1st 2019, 5:11 PM 20,045 Views 13 Comments

It’s the latest change in sports package offering for viewers ahead of the new football season.

'A complete gentleman': Mark Cagney signed off on his final episode of Ireland AM this morning
# One Last Time
# One Last Time

'A complete gentleman': Mark Cagney signed off on his final episode of Ireland AM this morning

Jul 31st 2019, 12:52 PM 101,870 Views 53 Comments

Colleagues paid tribute to the veteran host on his last show today.

Over 650,000 viewers in Ireland have watched last night's Love Island finale
# G'wan Greg
# G'wan Greg

Over 650,000 viewers in Ireland have watched last night's Love Island finale

Jul 30th 2019, 1:11 PM 27,479 Views 45 Comments

Limerick man Greg O’Shea won Love Island 2019 last night along with Amber Gill.

Mark Cagney to leave Ireland AM after almost 20 years
# Virgin Media Television
# Virgin Media Television

Mark Cagney to leave Ireland AM after almost 20 years

Jul 10th 2019, 12:58 PM 108,611 Views 73 Comments

Cagney announced that he will be stepping down as anchor at the end of this month.

Set-top boxes: Gardaí search seven premises in Cork as part of crackdown on pirate TV
# TV Fraud
# TV Fraud

Set-top boxes: Gardaí search seven premises in Cork as part of crackdown on pirate TV

Jun 21st 2019, 8:55 AM 41,834 Views 90 Comments

Seven premises in Cork were searched by Gardaí.

Virgin Media announces deal to broadcast Bellator on Irish TV
# Television Rights
From The42
# Television Rights

Virgin Media announces deal to broadcast Bellator on Irish TV

Jun 18th 2019, 11:07 AM 5,669 Views 5 Comments

MMA fans will be able to watch the promotion on Virgin Media Sport, starting with Bellator London later this month.

'I don't think it worked': Micheál Martin isn't too happy about the crowded line ups for this week's TV debates
# European Elections
# European Elections

'I don't think it worked': Micheál Martin isn't too happy about the crowded line ups for this week's TV debates

May 25th 2019, 7:45 AM 20,868 Views 30 Comments

Martin has suggested a ‘threshold’ for candidates might be used the next time around.

'Craven leprechaun performance': Yates and Healy-Rae clash over sports committee appearance
# Tonight Show
# Tonight Show

'Craven leprechaun performance': Yates and Healy-Rae clash over sports committee appearance

Apr 11th 2019, 1:16 PM 76,736 Views 117 Comments

The pair had a heated exchange on last night’s Tonight Show on Virgin Media One.

Virgin Media's TV ad sales have taken a hit for two and a half years - thanks to Brexit
# Media And Marketing
# Media And Marketing

Virgin Media's TV ad sales have taken a hit for two and a half years - thanks to Brexit

Feb 22nd 2019, 10:53 AM 600 Views 0 Comments

Looming uncertainty has made UK and Irish advertisers camera-shy, according to new documents.

Over 1.4 million people tuned in to see Ireland's opening Six Nations game on Saturday
# Six Nations
# Six Nations

Over 1.4 million people tuned in to see Ireland's opening Six Nations game on Saturday

Feb 4th 2019, 7:42 PM 8,372 Views 23 Comments

Viewership peaked at 1.1 million within the last 20 minutes of the game.

A new Laochra Gael series, Jump Girls racing documentary, live rugby and soccer coverage
# Tune In
From The42
# Tune In

A new Laochra Gael series, Jump Girls racing documentary, live rugby and soccer coverage

Jan 8th 2019, 4:05 PM 9,936 Views 4 Comments

The spring sporting schedules of TG4 and Virgin Media One were released today.

Kerr slams Ireland's 'abysmal' record as downward spiral under O'Neill continues
# Tv View
From The42
# Tv View

Kerr slams Ireland's 'abysmal' record as downward spiral under O'Neill continues

Nov 16th 2018, 10:22 AM 7,722 Views 21 Comments

‘Three wins in 18 games…. that was a dreadful performance.’

Virgin Media files cases against fishermen in High Court alleging damage to its underwater cables
# Broadband Wires
# Broadband Wires

Virgin Media files cases against fishermen in High Court alleging damage to its underwater cables

Nov 7th 2018, 12:05 AM 26,399 Views 0 Comments

It’s understood the company is seeking a six figure sum from at least one of the trawlers.

Seán Gallagher has said he will take part in all remaining Áras debates
# Virgin Media
# Virgin Media

Seán Gallagher has said he will take part in all remaining Áras debates

Oct 23rd 2018, 12:33 PM 19,142 Views 91 Comments

Gallagher had previously said that he wouldn’t take part in any debate that didn’t feature all candidates.

Virgin Media announce Liam Miller tribute match will now be broadcast free-to-air
# Channel Change
From The42
# Channel Change

Virgin Media announce Liam Miller tribute match will now be broadcast free-to-air

Sep 21st 2018, 8:07 PM 33,498 Views 34 Comments

You can catch the Tuesday afternoon match on Virgin Media Three.

Liam Miller tribute match to be shown live on Virgin Media Sport
# Liam Miller
From The42
# Liam Miller

Liam Miller tribute match to be shown live on Virgin Media Sport

Sep 4th 2018, 6:30 PM 22,897 Views 22 Comments

The broadcaster will also have highlights on its free-to-air channel, Virgin Media One.

Virgin 'working to resolve' issues affecting mobile customers
# No Service
# No Service

Virgin 'working to resolve' issues affecting mobile customers

Jun 6th 2018, 10:16 PM 13,958 Views 29 Comments

Some customers have had no service since this afternoon.

Argos and Virgin Media head the list of firms prosecuted for unsolicited marketing
# KNUCKLES RAPPED
# KNUCKLES RAPPED

Argos and Virgin Media head the list of firms prosecuted for unsolicited marketing

Mar 4th 2018, 8:30 PM 21,030 Views 24 Comments

The Data Protection Commissioner has released details of its 2017 investigations.

TV3 'Virgin' rebrand confirmed at station's spring schedule launch
# New Visage
# New Visage

TV3 'Virgin' rebrand confirmed at station's spring schedule launch

Jan 9th 2018, 1:30 PM 60,534 Views 77 Comments

Ireland’s Got Talent is the main attraction in the Ballymount broadcaster’s new schedule.

'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 51,633 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 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 33,240 Views 77 Comments

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

Virgin Media says restoring internet for customers is 'top priority'
# Not Working
# Not Working

Virgin Media says restoring internet for customers is 'top priority'

Dec 6th 2016, 10:57 PM 57,737 Views 78 Comments

Outages have been reported in various locations across the country.

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 19,140 Views 39 Comments

UTV Ireland currently employs 61 permanent staff.

Virgin Media says eir Sport 'never was and never will be' important to it
# Stick To Your Guns
# Stick To Your Guns

Virgin Media says eir Sport 'never was and never will be' important to it

Aug 4th 2016, 3:52 PM 25,142 Views 72 Comments

Its CEO said the decision to drop both it and BT Sport was “the right call”.

Are you a Virgin Media customer? Soon you won't be able to watch eir Sports or BT Sports
# No Agreement
# No Agreement

Are you a Virgin Media customer? Soon you won't be able to watch eir Sports or BT Sports

Jul 19th 2016, 9:00 AM 40,217 Views 103 Comments

The move will mean a loss of coverage of certain events.

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 29,499 Views 55 Comments

More soaps? Changes to news? More Pat Kenny?

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 19,638 Views 47 Comments

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

There's a new phone company in town and here's what they're offering you
# Heating Up
# Heating Up

There's a new phone company in town and here's what they're offering you

Jul 5th 2016, 2:14 PM 46,625 Views 55 Comments

Virgin Media is launching a new mobile phone range with a particular focus on established brands.

Virgin apologises to mobile customers who experienced hours-long outage
# Sorry
# Sorry

Virgin apologises to mobile customers who experienced hours-long outage

Jul 1st 2016, 1:15 PM 9,145 Views 26 Comments

The company said the issue with calls and texts was due to a fault occurring on a third party network.

How does it feel to pitch to Richard Branson for €1.2m? This Irish company is about to find out...
# Foodcloud
# Foodcloud

How does it feel to pitch to Richard Branson for €1.2m? This Irish company is about to find out...

Jun 26th 2016, 9:45 AM 57,172 Views 15 Comments

Foodcloud’s Iseult Ward is among six finalists who will pitch to the Virgin Group founder for a share of the €1.2 million prize.

Around 10,000 Irish homes had their TV connection shut off today
# No Signal
# No Signal

Around 10,000 Irish homes had their TV connection shut off today

Apr 19th 2016, 2:45 PM 36,583 Views 29 Comments

The move comes as a broadcast transmission network is being removed.

There are big problems with Netflix speeds on Virgin Media, but who's responsible?
# Speed Limits
# Speed Limits

There are big problems with Netflix speeds on Virgin Media, but who's responsible?

Feb 14th 2016, 9:30 AM 48,589 Views 79 Comments

The two companies aren’t being particularly clear on what or who is causing the slow streaming speeds.

Slow Netflix is driving people around the bend... Here's what's being done about it
# No Streaming
From Business ETC
# No Streaming

Slow Netflix is driving people around the bend... Here's what's being done about it

Jan 18th 2016, 1:42 PM 38,341 Views 52 Comments

Virgin Media says it has recognised an “intermittent fault” which has caused problems for those using Netflix.