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RTÉ announces latest JNLR Figures

RTÉ announces latest JNLR Figures

RTÉ’s radio stations continue to reach almost 2 million listeners with 1,996,000 or 53% of Adults 15+ tuning in every week (+113,000 Y-o-Y and +7,000 b-o-b). RTÉ Radio 1 continues to be the only station ...

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RTÉ Announces New RTÉ Six One News Presenters

RTÉ Announces New RTÉ Six One News Presenters

RTÉ News today announced that Keelin Shanley and Caitriona Perry will be the new presenters of the RTÉ Six One News from January 2018. 

Broadcaster Keelin Shanley who currently presents News at One on RTÉ Radio 1 and Crimecall on ...

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RTÉ 2FM announce schedule changes as part of new weekend line up

RTÉ 2FM announce schedule changes as part of new weekend line up

RTÉ 2FM today announced a brand new weekend line up with some new and familiar voices.

Among the new voices at the weekend on the station are Chris and Ciara, Aifric O’Connell, Emma Power, DJ Tando, Stephen Byrne and ...

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Television to celebrate Irish Creativity with 'Takeover' Ad Break

Television to celebrate Irish Creativity with 'Takeover' Ad Break

As part of an Ad Industry initiative celebrating Irish creativity, RTÉ Television in partnership with IAPI (Institute of Advertising Practitioners Ireland) will air exclusive 3 Minute 'Takeover Ad Breaks'.

Each 'break takeover' will profile the Irish winners of the Film ...

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David Heusel 17 December 1956-30 September 2017

David Heusel 17 December 1956-30 September 2017

The sudden death of conductor David Heusel in Dublin on Saturday has come as a shock to the RTÉ Concert Orchestra and the wider musical community.

David was due to conduct the RTÉ CO, tenor Noah Stewart and soprano Cara ...

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RTÉ and IFB announce joint funding initiative for new comedy

RTÉ and IFB announce joint funding initiative for new comedy

RTÉ today announced that it has formed an exciting new partnership with the Irish Film Board to support new Irish scripted comedy projects, with export potential.

Following the success of shows like Can’t Cope Won’t Cope and Bridget ...

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RTÉ Radio 1 announce winners of the Francis MacManus competition

RTÉ Radio 1 announce winners of the Francis MacManus competition

One of Ireland’s longest established and most significant literary prizes, the Francis MacManus Short Story Competition, today announces newcomer to fiction Colin Walsh as winner of this year’s contest for his story, The Flare Carves Itself Through The ...

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Celebrity Operation Transformation Leaders shed over 5 stone

Celebrity Operation Transformation Leaders shed over 5 stone

RTÉ today revealed the final weight loss for the five leaders who took part in the second series of Celebrity Operation Transformation. In just four weeks X Factor singer Mary Byrne, beauty expert Triona McCarthy, chef Gary O’Hanlon, social ...

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