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President Michael D. Higgins shares a message of hope, positivity and resilience on Independent Radio Stations

President Michael D. Higgins shares a message of hope, positivity and resilience on Independent Radio Stations

Hear the full address from President of Ireland, Michael D. Higgins here....more

President Michael D. Higgins to share message of hope, positivity and resilience on Independent Radio Stations

President Michael D. Higgins to share message of hope, positivity and resilience on Independent Radio Stations

Today, Thursday, April 2nd at 12 noon, Ireland’s independent radio stations will broadcast a special address to the people of Ireland from President Michael D. Higgins. The message will be broadcast simultaneously on the Independent Broadcasters ...more

Jamie Heaslip joins judging panel to select winners of iRadio's business 'iGrant' worth 30K

Jamie Heaslip joins judging panel to select winners of iRadio's business 'iGrant' worth 30K

Youth regional radio station, iRadio have just announced that former Leinster and Ireland number 8 Jamie Heaslip - a man who knows all about resilience both on and off the pitch,  has joined their judging panel to select winners of iRadio's ...more

Online training options available during Covid-19

Online training options available during Covid-19

Learning Waves Skillnet, in line with HSE and Skillnet Ireland guidelines, has cancelled all face-to-face training scheduled for the foreseable future. The radio sector is playing a critical role in keeping Ireland safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. Radio...more

Ocean FM TY Music - Grooveline

Ocean FM TY Music - Grooveline

Part of Ocean FM's TY Media Week in January of 2020 saw 15 students gain an insight into the world of national radio. Over the course of the week, they were shown how to conduct and edit an interview, effectively record audio, as well as scr...more

TY Media Week students tell Ocean FM listeners what TY means to them

TY Media Week students tell Ocean FM listeners what TY means to them

In January 2020, 15 students took part in a TY Media Week programme with Ocean FM.  In this segment, we're joined by Allison Doyle and Muriel Herzog to talk about what transition year means to students. A year, put in place to help stud...more

TY Media Week a huge success with Students and Stations

TY Media Week a huge success with Students and Stations

In September 2019, Learning Waves embarked on its TY Media Week Programme, a programme supported by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland under the Sound and Vision Funding Scheme.  The programme is funded under the Media Literacy theme of the Sound ...more

Learning Waves secures 3 year funding from Skillnet Ireland

Learning Waves secures 3 year funding from Skillnet Ireland

Learning Waves is delighted to announce that it has signed a contract with Skillnet Ireland which secures 3 year funding for the delivery of training and learning initiatives through Learning Waves Skillnet.  The contract sees a minimum amount of fun...more

We love listening to Radio in Ireland - JNLR figures released today

We love listening to Radio in Ireland - JNLR figures released today

The latest JNLR/Ipsos MRBI report into radio listening is published today (6th February 2020). It covers the 12-month period from January to December 2019. The latest results show 3.15 million listeners (15+) tune into radio every weekday – that ...more

Radio Days Ireland 2020 Schedule Announced

Radio Days Ireland 2020 Schedule Announced

Learning Waves and IBI are delighted to announce the schedule for Radio Days Ireland 2020.  The two day conference will take place on the 20th and 21st February 2020 in the Gibson Hotel in Dublin.  The event will build on the 2018 conference whi...more