RTÉ 2FM has announced that Doireann Garrihy will be joined by co-hosts Donncha O'Callaghan and Carl Mullan on the station's new breakfast show from next Monday, 31 May.

The Doireann Project star said she "can't wait to get on air with Donncha and Carl".

"It's a brand-new show with a brand-new sound and feel," she continued. "We've had endless craic while plotting over the past few weeks and I just know that our listeners will love it."

"It's going to be incredible craic teaming up with Doireann and Carl and the fantastic breakfast team," promised Game On favourite O'Callaghan. "I am a positive early bird by nature and can't wait to help create some real feel-good radio. [I'm] Massively grateful to all the team for the opportunity."

2FM stalwart Mullan said he is "absolutely buzzing" at the prospect.

"I joined the station back in 2013, fresh out of college and since then this has always been the dream gig," he continued. "We're so excited to bring loads of laughs and all-around good vibes to start everyone's day."

The Head of RTÉ 2FM, Dan Healy, added: "This is a very exciting new breakfast show for RTÉ 2FM with two new voices for breakfast radio joining Doireann.

"From Monday, May 31, there will be an injection of great fun from Doireann, Donncha and Carl along with great music, which will have Ireland in top form every day.

"A very well done to Tara Stewart and Stephan Byrne, who kept us all entertained while Doireann and the team were at the ideas factory!"