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Clare FM and Tipp FM to host Virtual Concert to 'Thank' Essential Workers

Clare FM and Tipp FM to host Virtual Concert to 'Thank' Essential Workers

This Saturday evening May 23rd at 6pm, for the first time ever, Clare FM and its sister station Tipp FM will bring a unique event to listeners and followers across both Counties and further afield, by organising and hosting a virtual concert across all th...more

FM104’s to host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day’ on Friday 22 May to raise awareness and funds for Jigsaw, Ireland's leading youth mental health charity

FM104’s to host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day’ on Friday 22 May to raise awareness and funds for Jigsaw, Ireland's leading youth mental health charity

Dublin radio station FM104 will host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day’ on Friday May 22nd in aid of Jigsaw, Ireland’s leading youth mental health charity. The station has a range of special guests lined up to help spread the Jigsaw message.  M...more

Learning Waves Covid 19 Statement

Learning Waves Covid 19 Statement

Learning Waves Skillnet is fully supportive of the Government’s efforts to effectively address and limit the spread of COVID-19 and to safeguard the protection of public health and that of our stakeholders. The management team are continuing to work...more

South East Radio presenter Alan Corcoran Honoured with Prestigious National Military Award

South East Radio presenter Alan Corcoran Honoured with Prestigious National Military Award

The presenter of South East Radio's flagship Morning Talk Programme has been "surprised" with a prestigious National Military Award. A National Services Day Medal was presented to Alan Corcoran today for services above and beyond the call...more

Radio is one of Ireland's most trusted mediums

Radio is one of Ireland's most trusted mediums

A new survey conducted by IPSOS MRBI has reinforced radio’s dominant position as one of the most trusted media in Ireland.  The survey shows radio has a trust rating of 7.9 out of 10 for all adults, equalling the score for television and ahead ...more

Create compelling content using your Mobile Phone

Create compelling content using your Mobile Phone

Learning Waves has launched a new and innovative programme on Creating Compelling Content using your Mobile Phone which will be delivered online via Zoom with Glen Mulcahy from Titanium Media.  The programme aims to give you the skills to create comp...more

Formal Friday for Frontline Heroes by Communicorp Media

Formal Friday for Frontline Heroes by Communicorp Media

Congratulations to all at Communicorp Media who have raised over €160,000(figure as of Monday 27th April 2020) as a result of their Formal Friday initiative launched by the stations on Friday 24th April 2020.  The initiative has far exceeded the...more

Learning Waves support for members through Covid 19

Learning Waves support for members through Covid 19

Learning Waves, the training body for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector, has been supporting its members through Covid 19.  The network supports the sector in relation to learning and development needs and receives funding from Skillnet Ireland...more

Members stations win New York Media Awards

Members stations win New York Media Awards

Some good news admist the current challenges broadcasters in Ireland and across the world are facing as New York Radio Awards announced.  Learning Waves would like to congratulate its members who won awards, taking home Gold and Bronze Awards. Gol...more

96FM and C103 raise over €77k for Frontline Legends

96FM and C103 raise over €77k for Frontline Legends

Conngratulations to all at Corks 96FM and C103, who have raised over €77,000 for Corks Frontline Legends.  The one-day event took place on Good Friday between 0700 and 2300. Both brands encouraged listeners to make a one-off donation of €19...more