Today with Maura and Dáithí is returning to our screens this week with a new set, new reporters and an €8,000 giveaway in the first week.

The programme, which comes live from the RTÉ Cork studios with presenters Maura Derrane and Dáithí O' Sé, features celebrity interviews, along with stories from ordinary people, fashion, cookery, travel and more.

The reporting team of Brenda Donohue, James Patrice and Trishauna Archer will be joined by new faces to the show, Keith Walsh and Ciara King.

Maura and Daithí have fronted the show for eight years

Presenter Bláthnaid Treacy will join Pat Fitzpatrick on the couch each Thursday to discuss all the latest entertainment news.

Derrane said: "It's fabulous to be back again. We’re really looking forward to another great year of entertaining our audiences with great guests in lifestyle, fashion and fun."

O'Sé added: "I’m really looking forward to our eighth season and being back with Maura. We've a new set, new faces joining the team and new content for viewers. It’s great to get back to normality after the summer and I can't wait to have lots of fun and craic this season."

RTÉ Cork, Head of Production, Colm Crowley said: "Today with Maura and Dáithí is beginning it’s eighth season of broadcasting from RTÉ Cork studio With over 160 shows to make, it’s a mammoth task, but Maura and Dáithí are primed and ready to go."

The show airs Monday to Friday at 3.30pm on RTÉ One.