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Newstalk and Northern Sound win at Justice Media Awards 2020

Newstalk and Northern Sound win at Justice Media Awards 2020

The Law Society of Ireland announced the winners of the 2020 Justice Media Awards this afternoon.  It was the first time in 29 years that the event was held online.  Michele O'Boyle, President of the Law Society of Ireland acknowledged the c...more

Learning Waves welcomes two new Board Members for 2020-2022

Learning Waves welcomes two new Board Members for 2020-2022

Learning Waves held its 2020 AGM on 9th June 2020.  This was the 15th AGM of the organisation at which Chairperson, Lena Murphy, outlined the vision of the organisation for the remainder of 2020 and beyond.  Project Manager, Teresa Hanratty gave...more

Return to Work with Covid 19 Training Programmes

Return to Work with Covid 19 Training Programmes

Covid 19 will remain as a health risk for some time to come, therefore all organisations are now required to introduce new health and safety measures in order to provide for a safe return to work for all employees. Following the government briefing on ...more

Webinar  : The Future of Sports Rights with Glen Killane, Executive Director, Eurovision Sport

Webinar : The Future of Sports Rights with Glen Killane, Executive Director, Eurovision Sport

On Wednesday July 1st Learning Waves will host a webinar with Glen Killane, Executive Director, Eurovision Sport on the Future of Sports Rights post Covid 19.  Glen will be in conversation with Nathan Murphy from Off the Ball and during the webinar G...more

iRadio awards iGrant of €2000 to 20 local businesses

iRadio awards iGrant of €2000 to 20 local businesses

Twenty businesses have been chosen as shared winners of iRadio’s €40,000 iGrant prize.  The successful applicants have been selected by an independent expert judging panel including former Ireland international rugby player and businessman...more

BAI funding supports public awareness of Covid 19 across the Independent Commercial Radio Sector.

BAI funding supports public awareness of Covid 19 across the Independent Commercial Radio Sector.

The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland on Tuesday 3rd June 2020, announced the allocation of €2.5m to independent commercial radio stations across the country supporting public awareness and understanding of COVID-19. The special COVID-19 funding init...more

Radio is centre stage of the first Media Focus event being hosted by IAPI

Radio is centre stage of the first Media Focus event being hosted by IAPI

IAPI is launching the first in its series of MEDIA FOCUS events and first up is Radio.   In future events, OOH, Cinema, and Newspaper sessions will feature. The first event will take place on Wednesday June 10th at 2.30pm and will be co-hosted b...more

KCLR Garden Olympics Raises Over €20,000 for the Good Shepherd Centre

KCLR Garden Olympics Raises Over €20,000 for the Good Shepherd Centre

Locals in Kilkenny and Carlow raised €20,010 (and counting) for the homeless by taking part in the KCLR Garden Olympics. The money raised will fund support services for families who use the Good Shepherd Centre’s (GSCK) services for the next ei...more

Training Initiatives for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector during Covid 19

Training Initiatives for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector during Covid 19

Learning Waves, through the support of its member organisations, Skillnet Ireland and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland is continuing to design, develop and deliver training initiatives and supports to the Independent Commercial Radio sector during Co...more

iRadio, Beat and Red FM help raise funds for Heroes Aid

iRadio, Beat and Red FM help raise funds for Heroes Aid

Congratulations to iRadio, Beat and Red FM who helped Heroes Aid reach €145,000 of their €175,000 fundraising target by hosting a live concert on 3rd May 2020. In these unprecedented times, radio stations all over the world are doing what the...more