RTÉ is saddened to learn of the death of actress Ann Rowan, who passed away at the weekend. Among her many acting credits, Ann is best known for playing the character 'Julia Mac' in Ireland's long-running rural television soap 'The Riordans'.
11 July 2014: World War 1 on RTÉ takes a comprehensive view of the Great War from Ireland's perspective through a wide range of documentary, drama, literature and in-show features across television, radio, online and mobile.
Today, Tuesday 24 June 2014, RTÉ Radio announced the winners of the Francis MacManus Short Story Competition 2014, the annual short story competition which includes a prize fund of €6,000 and a broadcast of each of the shortlisted stories.
RTÉ - the former New York Festivals reigning Radio Broadcaster of the Year - has received 13 gold, silver and bronze awards for programmes from RTÉ Radio 1 and independent production company, Athena Media, for RTÉ Radio 1.