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Radio Kerry’s Celebrate4Life has raised €133,500 for 4 Kerry Charities

Radio Kerry’s Celebrate4Life has raised €133,500 for 4 Kerry Charities

Radio Kerry ‘s Celebrate4Life, fundraising initiative on behalf of four Kerry charities - Kerry Hospice Foundation, Comfort for Chemo, Recovery Haven and the Kerry Cancer Support Group, has raised €133,500.  The charities involved say t...more

125 nominations for Learning Waves members at 2020 IMRO Awards

125 nominations for Learning Waves members at 2020 IMRO Awards

Learning Waves Skillnet members have been shortlisted for 125 awards at the upcoming IMRO radio awards.  The shortlist was announced yesterday and Newstalk top the list with 29 nominations.  This is followed by Today FM with 10, 98FM with 8 and ...more

Julie Smyth appointed as News and Sport Editor in WLR FM

Julie Smyth appointed as News and Sport Editor in WLR FM

Congratulations to Julie Smyth who has been appointed as News and Sports Editor for WLR FM.  The Tramore woman who began her career with the BBC has recently taken over the position with the award-winning station.  Julie will be responsible f...more

Learning Waves partners with London College of Music to deliver Diploma in Creative Radio Advertising

Learning Waves partners with London College of Music to deliver Diploma in Creative Radio Advertising

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to partner again with GoCreate Academy to deliver the Diploma in Creative Radio Advertising which is accredited by the London College of Music.  The network delivered the programme in 2017 and the course has now b...more

Social Media Diploma launched by Learning Waves Skillnet

Social Media Diploma launched by Learning Waves Skillnet

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector in Ireland, has today launched a Diploma in Social Media for Radio.  This course builds on the hugely successful Digital Marketing Certificate for Radio recently d...more

360 Radio Bootcamp course launched by Learning Waves

360 Radio Bootcamp course launched by Learning Waves

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector in Ireland, has today launched its 360 Radio Bootcamp course for 2020.  In a departure from previous years and due to Covid 19, this course will be delivered onlin...more

Learning Waves Skillnet and Skillnet Ireland Announce COVID-19 Return to Work Training for the Audio-Visual Sector

Learning Waves Skillnet and Skillnet Ireland Announce COVID-19 Return to Work Training for the Audio-Visual Sector

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial radio Sector in Ireland and Skillnet Ireland audio-visual networks have partnered to offer free courses and webinars to support the safe return to work, based on government-approved...more

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