With the release of the JNLR listnership figures today, RTÉ lyric fm is delighted to welcome the thousands of new listeners who have tuned in to the station in the last year. Key gains for this book:

  • Marty in the Morning has 58,000 listeners (+ 1,000 BoB, + 9,000 YoY)
  • Niall Carroll's Classical Drivetime has 46,000 listeners (+ 4,000 BoB, + 9,000 YoY)
  • The Full Score with Liz Nolan / Aedin in the Afternoon (Friday) has 47,000 listeners
  • Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive has 63,000 listeners (+ 8,000 BoB, + 5,000 YoY)
  • Aedín Gormley's Movies and Musicals has 56,000 listeners (+ 7,000 BoB)
  • Opera Night has 27,000 listeners (+ 2,000 BoB, + 10,000 YoY)
  • Daybreak has 33,000 listeners (+ 7,000 BoB, + 9,000 YoY)
  • Hamilton Scores has 46,000 listeners (+ 3,000 BoB, + 2,000 YoY)
  • Seán Rocks on Sunday has 43,000 listeners (+ 2,000 BoB)
RTÉ lyric fm presenters Niall Carroll, George Hamilton, Aedín Gormley, Vlad Smishkewych,
Liz Nolan and Lorcan Murray

Sinèad Wylde Head of RTÉ lyric fm said:

"This is a heartening book for the team at RTÉ lyric fm; mornings continue to grow on Marty in the Morning and there's also an increase of 4,000 on Niall Carroll's Classical Daytime. Lorcan Murray's Classic Drive welcomes 8,000 new listeners as he accompanies them into the evening. Weekends have also seen significant gains with both Daybreak, 7.00 - 10.00am, gaining 9,000 and Opera Night reaching 10,000 new listeners. Aedín Gormley's Movies and Musicals continues to weave it's cinematic spell with an increase of 7,000 listeners and the RTÉ lyric fm mantra 'Where Life Sounds Better' now more than ever continues to ring true."

Marty in the Morning has 58,000 listeners

With more and more ways to tune in to RTÉ Radio, it's becoming easier to listen wherever you are:

On any radio with an fm tuner: RTÉ lyric fm – 96-99 MHz

Internet: All of RTÉ's radio stations are streamed online, and you can listen on your computer, mobile device and smart speaker. Go to rte.ie/radio on your computer or download the RTÉ Radio Player from the Apple and Google Play stores, or ask Alexa or Google to play RTÉ lyric fm.

You can also listen to all of RTÉ's radio stations on the Irish Radio Player – download the app from the Apple and Google Play stores.

Digital television: RTÉ lyric fm is available on digital television services, including Saorview, Saorsat, Virgin Media, Vodafone TV and eir TV. Some services are also available on Sky. To listen, select RTÉ lyric fm from the radio station list in the programme guide.