The Media Show

    Sunday - 7pm

    The Media Show Saturday 11 May 2013


    The Media Show Full Programme

    In this week's show the legacy of investigative reporter Mary Raftery.  One year on RTE's MD News Kevin Bakhurst on rebuilding public trust post the the BAI Fr Reynolds report into Primetime Investigates.

    Also in the programme why Fleet Street is rejecting the British Government's proposed press regulation post the Leveson Inquiry we hear from two press leaders from opposite ends of the newspaper spectrum Maggie Brown of the Guardian and Guto Harri of News International.


    Radio Na Life full podcast

    Raidió Na Life made history recently when it was named Radio Station of the Year in the prestigious Celtic Media Festival in Swansea. Our reporter Kate Ní Chléirigh paid them a visit to see how the community station operates.


    Sheila Ahern full podcast

    Brenda spoke to Sheila Ahern about Mary Raftery's legacy and why we need to resource investigative journalism.


    Kevin Bakhurst full podcast

    Brenda Power spoke with Kevin Bakhurst about how RTÉ is coping two years on from the Fr Reynolds case.

    A series that gets behind media stories in broadcasting, print and online.  This 13 part series will take an informative, entertaining and off-beat look at the world of print, broadcast and on-line media.  Presented by Conor Brophy, there will be sharp interviews with some major players in Irish and International media, beautifully crafted features and entertaining inserts. The listener will be exposed to the freshest and most intelligent thinking in a changing media world. 

    The Media Show is an Old Yard production for RTÉ Radio 1. The producer is Aideen McLoughlin, the researcher is Kate O'Dwyer.

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