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RTÉ secures 36 nominations in 2016 PPI Radio Awards shortlist

RTÉ secures 36 nominations in 2016 PPI Radio Awards shortlist

RTÉ has secured 36 nominations in the shortlist for this year’s PPI Radio Awards. From news, young people’s, breakfast radio, documentary, music, current affairs, sport, rural affairs, drama, Irish-language, comedy, station imaging, and innovation, the shortlist spans a ...

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RTÉ Radio 1 announces Sky Fibre as new sponsor

RTÉ Radio 1 announces Sky Fibre as new sponsor

RTÉ Media Sales is pleased to announce Sky Fibre as the new sponsor of The Ryan Tubridy Show. The popular morning show is broadcast from 9am-10am on weekdays, and currently has over 319,000 listeners.

Commencing on Monday 12th September ...

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RTÉ Sport announces Paralympics 2016 coverage

RTÉ Sport announces Paralympics 2016 coverage

RTÉ Sport has announced details of its significantly increased Paralympics 2016 coverage, sponsored by Allianz Ireland, across television, radio, online and mobile today (Wednesday 7 September). The games begin tonight on RTÉ2 at 10.00pm with live coverage of ...

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RTÉ to transform Dublin Castle on Culture Night centenary special

RTÉ to transform Dublin Castle on Culture Night centenary special

5 September 2016: RTÉ is set to continue its contribution to this centenary year with a series of special performances and events in Dublin Castle as part of Culture Night on Friday 16th September.

Presented by RTÉ in partnership with ...

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RTÉ at Electric Picnic 2016 in association with Electric Ireland

RTÉ at Electric Picnic 2016 in association with Electric Ireland

27 August 2016: RTÉ, in association with Electric Ireland, today announced details of its coverage of Ireland’s biggest music festival, Electric Picnic. 

Throughout the weekend, from Friday 2nd – Sunday 4th September, RTÉ will bring audiences the best moments from ...

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2016 Rose of Tralee is a hit with viewers

2016 Rose of Tralee is a hit with viewers

Three quarters of a million people watched as Chicago Rose, Maggie McEldowney was crowned the 2016 Rose of Tralee last night. The crowning of the new Rose of Tralee drew a peak of 743,800* viewers as audiences tuned in ...

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RTÉ2's Bridget & Eamon heading for UKTV'S Gold

RTÉ2's Bridget & Eamon heading for UKTV'S Gold

RTÉ comedy series Bridget & Eamon, which debuted on RTÉ2 in February, has been acquired by UKTV. Under the deal, which marks the first time that an RTÉ fully funded comedy will air in the UK, the six-episode sitcom will ...

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