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Kerry Sports Journalist wins McNamee Award.

Kerry Sports Journalist wins McNamee Award.

Radio Kerry’s Terrace Talk programme has won a prestigious McNamee award.  “Kerry’s Golden Years” was victorious in the Best GAA Related Radio Programme category. The citation reads “This programme celebrated the best...more

Highlights from Radio Days Ireland 2020

Highlights from Radio Days Ireland 2020

For those of you who are unfamiliar with this event, Radio Days Ireland is a two day conference packed with amazing guest speakers who are experts in their respective fields. Those attending enjoyed insights about the challenges that we face while working...more

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