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Learning Waves secures funding for Journalism Graduate Programme

Learning Waves secures funding for Journalism Graduate Programme

Learning Waves has secured funding for a Journalism Graduate Programme from the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland(BAI) and will be supported by Skillnet Ireland.  The application for the programme was made to the BAI in December 2018 following a prop...more

Learning Waves announces Danny McCoy, CEO, Ibec as keynote speaker for 2019 AGM

Learning Waves announces Danny McCoy, CEO, Ibec as keynote speaker for 2019 AGM

Learning Waves is delighted to announce Danny McCoy, CEO of Ibec as their keynote speaker for their upcoming AGM on 10th April 2019 in the Gibson Hotel, Dublin.  The event will run from 11am to 1pm and will be attended by CEO's, General Managers ...more

Funds for Independent Radio gets a step closer

Funds for Independent Radio gets a step closer

A series of measures paving the way for the provision of support from the television license fee to public service content on independent local, regional and national radio stations has been passed by Dáil Éireann this morning. It follows...more

Radio puts Flahavans Overnight Oats top of the Breakfast Menu

Radio puts Flahavans Overnight Oats top of the Breakfast Menu

February 13th marked World Radio Day 2019 and one thing for sure is, Ireland loves radio and Flahavan’s are certainly lovers of radio too. Choose Radio, the umbrella organisation for the promotion of radio advertising in Ireland and Ireland’s ...more

Sinead Brassil announced as host of LMFM's new Mid Morning Show

Sinead Brassil announced as host of LMFM's new Mid Morning Show

You may not know the face but you certainly know the voice. Sinéad Brassil has been a member of the research, production and on-air team with LMFM since 2010 and now she’s ready to take to the airwaves full time. LMFM this week announced S...more

Former RTE Correspondent is the new Voice of Waterford on WLR FM

Former RTE Correspondent is the new Voice of Waterford on WLR FM

WLR radio station in Waterford has confirmed that Damien Tiernan is to be the new presenter of mid-morning talk/current affairs show 'Deise Today'. The former RTÉ South East correspondent has described the move as a “dream becoming a...more

New Year - New Beat

New Year - New Beat

Market leading regional radio station Beat 102-103 has announced a new presenter line-up, including the return of Emma Nolan from iRadio. Top 7@7 and Takeover presenter David Hammond, who won Best Radio DJ at the 2018 IMRO Awards, is the new voice of Bea...more

New presenter schedule announced at iRadio for 2019

New presenter schedule announced at iRadio for 2019

iRadio is making some changes to its on-air schedule for 2019, with new presenters on mornings, drive and evenings. In a new schedule for 2019, Michaela Hayes moves from the evening show after five years to host the morning show iWork.  Michaela says...more

Radio is the most trusted medium in Ireland

Radio is the most trusted medium in Ireland

Results from the Eurobaramter Survey published by the European Commission on 18th January 2019 show that 68% of Irish adults trust radio.  This compares to 62% for TV, 25% for the Internet and 15% for social media networks. The research shows that ...more

Radio Kerry to acquire Clare FM and Tipp FM

Radio Kerry to acquire Clare FM and Tipp FM

The Board of Radio Kerry has approved an offer to the shareholders of Clare Community Radio Holdings Ltd. to purchase the entire share capital of the company, Clare FM.  It has also made an offer for Clare FM’s controlling interest in Tipp FM. ...more