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KCLR Garden Olympics Raises Over €20,000 for the Good Shepherd Centre

KCLR Garden Olympics Raises Over €20,000 for the Good Shepherd Centre

Locals in Kilkenny and Carlow raised €20,010 (and counting) for the homeless by taking part in the KCLR Garden Olympics. The money raised will fund support services for families who use the Good Shepherd Centre’s (GSCK) services for the next ei...more

Training Initiatives for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector during Covid 19

Training Initiatives for the Independent Commercial Radio Sector during Covid 19

Learning Waves, through the support of its member organisations, Skillnet Ireland and the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland is continuing to design, develop and deliver training initiatives and supports to the Independent Commercial Radio sector during Co...more

iRadio, Beat and Red FM help raise funds for Heroes Aid

iRadio, Beat and Red FM help raise funds for Heroes Aid

Congratulations to iRadio, Beat and Red FM who helped Heroes Aid reach €145,000 of their €175,000 fundraising target by hosting a live concert on 3rd May 2020. In these unprecedented times, radio stations all over the world are doing what the...more

Perrie Edwards and Kodaline among the names set to help FM104 host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day’ this Friday - 22 May

Perrie Edwards and Kodaline among the names set to help FM104 host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day’ this Friday - 22 May

The Coronas, The Script, Joe Wicks, Aimee, JC Stewart and Ruth Anne are also lined up to help raise awareness and funds for Jigsaw, Ireland's leading youth mental health charity Dublin radio station FM104 will host ‘Mind Your Noggin Day&rsquo...more

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