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RTÉ continues to reach almost 2 million listeners every week

RTÉ reaches nearly 1.9 million adults 15+ every week, equating to 52% of the adult 15+ population listening to an RTÉ radio station on a weekly basis. RTÉ Radio 1 continues to be the only station with a weekly ...

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RTÉ to air first Irish TV documentary filmed in 4k on iPhone

RTÉ to air first Irish TV documentary filmed in 4k on iPhone

In a first for Irish television, RTÉ will broadcast The Collectors, a documentary filmed entirely in 4K on iPhone, tonight (Tuesday 26 July) on RTÉ One at 9.35pm. This is the first time a European broadcaster has commissioned and ...

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Colm Hayes to leave RTÉ 2fm

Colm Hayes to leave RTÉ 2fm

RTÉ 2fm weekend breakfast presenter Colm Hayes is to leave RTÉ.

Colm joined RTÉ ten years ago, initially to co-present 2fm’s flagship Colm and Jim Jim’s Breakfast Show. Following Jim Nugent’s departure, Colm presented various talk and ...

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RTÉ reveals line-up for first series of Celebrity Operation Trans

RTÉ reveals line-up for first series of Celebrity Operation Trans

RTÉ today revealed the leaders for the first series of Celebrity Operation Transformation. Comedian Katherine Lynch, solicitor Gerald Kean, face of TV3’s Midday Elaine Crowley, funny man Karl Spain and RTÉ Radio 1 reporter Brenda Donohue are confirmed to ...

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Documentary On One continues its winning streak

RTÉ is delighted to announce that RTÉ Radio 1 Documentary On One has won two more awards in the last week. In Missouri Documentary On One: Saudi Dreams of a Camper Van won a 2016 Clarion award for best ‘Radio ...

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50,000 people receive CEOL 2016 le hEoghan McDermott album

50,000 people receive CEOL 2016 le hEoghan McDermott album

RTÉ 2FM and Conradh Na Gaeilge are delighted to announce that over 50,000 people have received the CEOL 2016 le hEoghan McDermott album since its release.  A presentation was made by Conradh na Gaeilge and Raidió Rí-Rá to ...

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New Series Looks Back at a Century of the Arts in Ireland

A brand new arts programme on RTÉ Radio 1 takes a look back at the past century of arts in Ireland. Altered States: 100 Years of the Arts in Ireland airs Thursday nights at 10pm until the 15th September.

Produced ...

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RTÉ Player is launched on SKY

RTÉ Player is launched on SKY

RTÉ Player is launched on Sky today, Friday 8th July,  as part of RTÉ's strategy to work with new and existing platforms in an ever-changing media landscape to give Irish audiences access to RTÉ services.  The long term partnership ...

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RTÉjr announces its new summer schedule

RTÉjr announces its new summer schedule

RTÉjr, Ireland's only dedicated service for 0-7 year olds, today (Wednesday 6 July, 2016) announced details of its summer programming aimed at keeping Irish children entertained and educated during the school holidays no matter what the weather.  

Alongside ...

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