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RTÉ is Ireland’s national broadcaster and offers a broad range of digital services worldwide, including a comprehensive website (RTÉ.ie), RTÉ News Now (a 24-hour digital news service), and multiple apps that include the popular RTÉ Player and RTÉ Radio Player apps.


RTÉ.ie is Ireland’s leading media website, providing unrivalled coverage of Irish and international news, current affairs, sport, entertainment and lifestyle in multiple formats.

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RTÉ Player

Watch RTÉ Player across a variety of devices and enjoy your favourite programmes broadcast on RTÉ One and RTÉ2 television for up to 30 days. This catch-up service is available worldwide. Content availability varies outside of the Republic of Ireland due to rights restrictions.

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RTÉ Player International

A new home to enjoy watching Irish television live & on demand worldwide (excluding Rep. Of Ireland). RTÉ Player International is an iPhone and iPad app with an extended library of content that includes popular box sets for our international audience. Many shows are available to watch for free and the full catalogue that includes box sets can be unlocked for a monthly subscription.

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RTÉ News Now

RTÉ News Now is RTÉ’s 24-hour news channel with a focus on breaking news, live and catch-up news and current affairs programmes, as well as special events and sport. It is available live on RTÉ.ie, RTÉ Player and accessible to iOS and Android mobile users in Ireland and abroad. It is Ireland’s most popular news app.

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GAAGO, the official streaming service for Gaelic Games outside of Ireland, brings Ireland’s national games to a worldwide audience, and is a partnership between the GAA and RTÉ. Games are streamed in high-quality HD and include full commentary, scores, and studio programming as broadcast to audiences in Ireland. Subscribers can view the games online on any internet-enabled device including mobile phones, tablet devices and laptops.

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Apps for Kids


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In the game, your little ones can help Séamus the dog collect magic bones as he races through the woods to get to the finish line where he is greeted by Muc the Pig, Caterpillar or the Word Bird!

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Swipe TV

The Swipe TV App is bursting with exclusive videos, galleries and competitions that are updated daily so you can stay connected to Swipe TV 24/7 wherever you are! It’s where you can find celebrities, comedy, music, dance, drama, science & nature... and that’s just the videos! The Swipe TV App places the control in your hands, so you can like, vote and comment. Plus you can scroll through hilarious photo galleries and check out great new cartoons.

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Apps for Radio

Irish Radioplayer

The App that makes listening to stations you love a whole lot easier. RTÉ and the Independent Broadcasters of Ireland have collaborated to launch one App that brings Irish Radio stations to your Android and Apple devices.

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RTÉ Radio Player

Listen to live radio from all of RTÉ's radio services. Choose from a wide selection of podcasts produced by programmes across the RTÉ Radio services.

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RTÉ 2fm

You can see who’s on air now, see what music we’re playing, buy the music from iTunes, listen to our podcasts, send us your requests and lots lots more.


RTÉ Radio 1

This app is full of features, you can see who is on air now, you can listen to our Podcasts and most importantly you can listen to RTÉ Radio 1 any time of the day no matter where you are.


Documentary on One, RTÉ Radio 1

This app gives unlimited free access to over 900 radio documentaries from RTÉ Radio 1's multi awarding winning radio documentary strand, the 'Documentary on One'. This is the first free app dedicated to radio documentaries in the world.

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RTÉ Radio Mooney

Now Derek Mooney can be with you wherever you are. With a range of features including the mooneycam nest watch, Eurovision highlights, Mooney's mag and lots of archive audio and video.



RTÉ operates four primary radio stations, which are available to listen to worldwide through podcasts; RTÉ Radio 1, RTÉ 2fm, RTÉ lyric fm and RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta). In addition there are five exclusively digital radio stations (RTÉ Radio 1 Extra, RTÉ Pulse, RTÉ Gold, RTÉ 2XM and RTÉjr Radio, Ireland’s only radio station just for children).

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RTÉ Archives

RTÉ Archives are responsible for collecting, preserving and making accessible the creative and documentary output of Ireland's national broadcaster. Combining hundreds of thousands of hours of moving image and sound recordings together with significant collections of photographs, manuscripts and administrative documents, RTÉ Archives contain a unique record of Irish life. With Archives Daily we look to surprise and engage visitors with content from RTÉ

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RTÉ Live

Explore RTÉ Live to find out what is available for you to watch live now. It includes live video streams from RTÉ One, RTÉ2, RTÉ News Now, the Houses of the Oireachtas and other live events.

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Register for an RTÉ account so you can keep up-to-date with upcoming programme highlights, enter great competitions and manage your personal settings on services like RTÉ Player and the RTÉ News Now app. By registering with us it will also help us to continually improve our RTÉ services to give you more of what you want.

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RSS Feeds

Get the latest updates from RTÉ.ie with our RSS feeds. Some of our most popular feeds include All News headlines, All Sport headlines , All Business headlines and All Entertainment headlines.

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