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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

Learning Waves Skillnet now recruiting trainers to join its 2019 panel

Learning Waves Skillnet now recruiting trainers to join its 2019 panel

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector in Ireland, is now looking to recruit trainers for its panel for 2019.  The network which represents 34 Independent Commercial Radio stations in Ireland provides t...more

Radio : It's all about Talent | Audience | Content

Radio : It's all about Talent | Audience | Content

Radio is all about Talent | Audience | Content and Learning Waves Skillnet will bring a number of experts from across the Irish radio market and the UK to Dublin to discuss this.  On 27th November 2018, we will be joined by Paul Sylvester, Content Di...more

Learning Waves Skillnet funding for 2019 announced

Learning Waves Skillnet funding for 2019 announced

Learning Waves Skillnet is delighted to announce that Skillnet Ireland have approved the networks funding for 2019.  Funding has been announced for the core programme, TNP, training for those seeking employment in the sector, EAP and funding for the ...more

Podcasting Masterclass 2018: Schedule & Speakers Confirmed

Podcasting Masterclass 2018: Schedule & Speakers Confirmed

The speakers and running order have been finalised for our podcasting conference. Taking place in The Spencer Hotel, Excise Walk, IFSC, Dublin 1, this promises to be an informative, entertaining and engaging event. Places are limited, so early booking is ...more

Learning Waves Skillnet offers unique opportunity for Journalism Graduates

Learning Waves Skillnet offers unique opportunity for Journalism Graduates

Learning Waves Skillnet, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio sector in Ireland is looking for Journalism graduates to join its one week News Journalism course which will be followed by a placement in one of the networks member stations....more