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New Government initiative to help customs capacity post-Brexit

New Government initiative to help customs capacity post-Brexit

The Irish Government, in association with key industry partners, has launched a new support measure to help customs agents, intermediaries and affected Irish businesses develop the capacity to deal with the additional customs requirements due to the UK&rs...more

Congratulations to Dean Egan on his appointment as News and Sports Editor for Beat

Congratulations to Dean Egan on his appointment as News and Sports Editor for Beat

Learning Waves would like to congratulate Dean Egan on his appointment as News and Sports Editor for Beat 102 103.  Dean recently participated in our Effective News Leader course run by tbe BBC. The Carlow man took over the role last week after joini...more

CORK’s 96FM LAUNCHES NEW “POP-UP” DIGITAL RADIO STATION – Radio Indie

CORK’s 96FM LAUNCHES NEW “POP-UP” DIGITAL RADIO STATION – Radio Indie

Cork’s 96FM has launched it’s latest pop-up digital radio station.     Radio Indie features music from the artists who will be taking part in this year’s Indiependence Festival at Mitchellstown in North Cork on the Au...more

Be Media Smart Campaign raising awareness about reliability of online information

Be Media Smart Campaign raising awareness about reliability of online information

According to a recent article by Fujo, the Be Media Smart campaign launched by Media Literacy Ireland in March 2019 plays an important part in promoting the skills and competencies that are necessary to make informed choices about media content.  61 ...more

Learning Waves Board for 2019- 2020 elected following AGM

Learning Waves Board for 2019- 2020 elected following AGM

The Learning Waves board for 2019-2020 has been elected following its AGM in April and subsequent board meeting in May 2019.  Lena Murphy(pictured above), Financial Controller in WLR FM and Beat 102-103 has been re-elected to the position of Chairper...more

Learning Waves Journalism Graduate Programme over-subscribed

Learning Waves Journalism Graduate Programme over-subscribed

The Learning Waves Journalism Graduate Programme launched in March 2019 has been hugely successful in terms of applications.  The Journalism Graduate Programme received funding from the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland, Skillnet Ireland and is also ...more

MojoFest discount for Learning Waves members

MojoFest discount for Learning Waves members

MojoFest is an international gathering which celebrates the growing global community of professional smartphone content creators.  Smartphones are ubiquitous and are gaining popularity as professional content creation tools in media and marketing.&nb...more

NO FAKE NEWS HERE: RESILIENT RADIO REIGNS SUPREME

NO FAKE NEWS HERE: RESILIENT RADIO REIGNS SUPREME

Factual & quality content delivered immediately are just two of many reasons why radio continues to dominate the audio landscape in Ireland - that’s the message from Gabrielle Cummins, Chairperson of the Choose Radio Group. The latest JNLR liste...more

Redefining Radio with Ralph Van Dijk and Beat 102-103FM

Redefining Radio with Ralph Van Dijk and Beat 102-103FM

Leading business figures from the South East were treated to a free ‘Redefining Radio’ creative advertising masterclass at the Ferrycarrig Hotel in Wexford, on Thursday, April 4th. Led by Australian audio visionary Ralph Van Dijk and hosted...more

Learning Waves key partner in Be Media Smart Campaign launched by Media Literacy Ireland

Learning Waves key partner in Be Media Smart Campaign launched by Media Literacy Ireland

Learning Waves is delighted to be a key partner in Be Media Smart campaign coordinated by Media Literacy Ireland, facilitated by the BAI, to enhance Irish people’s understanding of, and engagement with media #BeMediaSmart is a public awareness ca...more