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RTÉ release extended aerial coverage of 1916 commemorations

RTÉ release extended aerial coverage of 1916 commemorations

RTÉ is releasing extended aerial coverage of the State Commemoration ceremonies in Dublin that marked the centenary of the 1916 Rising. The special footage is now being made available on RTE.ie for audiences at home and abroad.

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Dragons' Den returns to RTÉ One on Sunday with 2 new Dragons

Dragons’ Den returns for a seventh series to RTÉ One on Sunday 17 April 1 at 9.30pm featuring two new Dragons, Alison Cowzer and Eleanor McEvoy, alongside returning favourites Gavin Duffy, Barry O’Sullivan and Eamonn Quinn.

Alison Cowzer ...

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Reporter wins Rising Star Award in European Broadcasting Awards

Reporter wins Rising Star Award in European Broadcasting Awards

RTÉ News’ Nick Sheridan has won the 2016 Prix CIRCOM Regional Rising Star Award. The 24 year old Wexford native has been awarded the honour by CIRCOM, the European Association of Regional Television. The 2016 Prix CIRCOM Gala Awards (the ...

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RTÉ One: Big Week on the Farm delivers Big Audience

RTÉ One: Big Week on the Farm delivers Big Audience

RTÉ One’s Big Week on the Farm was a hit with viewers with 1.5 million people* tuning in across a week of live shows broadcast from a farm in the Midlands.

The show had an average audience** of ...

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RTÉ2 Launches Generation What?

RTÉ2 Launches Generation What?

Could you be happy without alcohol? Would you participate in an uprising against those in power? Have you ever had sex with a stranger? Do you think Generation Y has been given a raw deal?

RTÉ2 today launches a ...

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RTÉ appoints Dee Forbes as Director-General, RTÉ

RTÉ appoints Dee Forbes as Director-General, RTÉ

Following a rigorous recruitment process overseen by its Board, RTÉ has today appointed Dee Forbes as Director-General. This appointment is subject to the Government’s consent under Section 89 of the Broadcasting Act 2009.

Ms Forbes is currently President & Managing ...

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Big Week on the Farm on RTÉ One

Big Week on the Farm on RTÉ One

RTÉ One announces a special week-long event, Big Week on the Farm, broadcasting live from the Midlands and taking viewers to the heart of the action as nature springs to life. 

A fast-paced programme broadcasting at 7pm over five consecutive ...

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Food Hub on RTÉ Player

This month, one of Ireland’s young rising TV stars, Chef Adrian, joins the RTÉ Player Food Hub with a collection of video recipes of his ‘fakeaway’ menu - delicious healthy versions of your favourite takeaway dishes.

After his DIY Spice ...

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