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#Radio

# radio - Yesterday’s News

From TheJournal.ie Anton Savage leaves Today FM after rows with management Savage Cuts

Anton Savage leaves Today FM after rows with management

Drama as presenter blindsides station with angry statement – and station rushes to confirm his contract is at an end.

# radio - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Radio show allowed special needs children to be called 'mongos' FM104

Radio show allowed special needs children to be called 'mongos'

The BAI noted the man was allowed to talk for a considerable period of time before his comments were strongly challenged by the show’s presenter.

# radio - Monday 28 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie So here it is: Christmas FM returns to the airwaves Festive Tunes

So here it is: Christmas FM returns to the airwaves

All funds raised this year by Christmas FM will go to Focus Ireland’s homelessness campaign.

# radio - Sunday 20 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Voice of Waterford' Billy McCarthy has died RIP

'Voice of Waterford' Billy McCarthy has died

The popular WLR FM presenter has died aged 62.

# radio - Saturday 5 November, 2016

From TheJournal.ie 'Irish radio needs pirate stations - the rest are too middle-of-the-road' Opinion

'Irish radio needs pirate stations - the rest are too middle-of-the-road'

Enda Caldwell has a long background of working in radio – most recently with Non-Stop 90s, which went off the air in October. Here, he writes about his concerns about the industry.

# radio - Wednesday 26 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Tributes paid by Irish music lovers as TXFM marks its last day on air Off Air

Tributes paid by Irish music lovers as TXFM marks its last day on air

Former presenters have spoken of their sadness at the closure.

# radio - Friday 21 October, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Newstalk's editor-in-chief has resigned Garrett Harte

Newstalk's editor-in-chief has resigned

Garrett Harte said he was leaving the station to “pursue other interests”.

# radio - Thursday 22 September, 2016

# radio - Friday 16 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ian Dempsey and Dave Fanning are going into the Irish radio hall of fame Legends

Ian Dempsey and Dave Fanning are going into the Irish radio hall of fame

The two will be joined by South East Radio’s Eamonn Buttle and Downtown Radio’s Trevor Campbell.

# radio - Monday 12 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This Kerry peninsula shows how the Irish have communicated for thousands of years Culture Night

This Kerry peninsula shows how the Irish have communicated for thousands of years

An expert talks us through how it all works.

# radio - Saturday 10 September, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Here's why your boss should let you listen to music at work Working Music

# radio - Friday 2 September, 2016

From The42 It's All-Ireland hurling final weekend! - Here's all the TV and radio coverage Tune In

It's All-Ireland hurling final weekend! - Here's all the TV and radio coverage

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# radio - Tuesday 30 August, 2016

11 feelings Dubliners have about The Love Zone on Q102

The sound of the city.

# radio - Friday 12 August, 2016

From The42 It's a bumper hurling weekend - Here's all the TV and radio coverage Tune In

It's a bumper hurling weekend - Here's all the TV and radio coverage

There’s plenty to get stuck into this weekend.

# radio - Tuesday 9 August, 2016

From The42 Off The Ball's 5-a-side team just got a lot better as Kevin Kilbane joins staff Radiohead

Off The Ball's 5-a-side team just got a lot better as Kevin Kilbane joins staff

The former Ireland defender has built a strong reputation as a pundit.

# radio - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Radio wars: RTÉ Radio One is still killing its rivals but major shows are now losing listeners Jnlr Figures

# radio - Saturday 23 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you think 30% of radio airtime should be dedicated to Irish acts? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you think 30% of radio airtime should be dedicated to Irish acts?

Labour’s Willie Penrose wants to give struggling musicians a break.

# radio - Sunday 17 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Quiz: How much do you know about Irish radio? Radio Waves

Quiz: How much do you know about Irish radio?

Know your stuff? Prove it.

# radio - Thursday 14 July, 2016

From The42 McGeeney's pundit debut and 3 live senior provincial finals  - this weekend's GAA TV and radio coverage Tune In

# radio - Saturday 2 July, 2016

From TheJournal.ie How do you replace one of Irish broadcasting's big beasts? This man has a plan Ivan Yates

How do you replace one of Irish broadcasting's big beasts? This man has a plan

Ivan Yates is off on his ‘gap year’ – but Newstalk’s boss has a plan to take on Morning Ireland.

# radio - Thursday 30 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ireland's FM104 and Q102 set to become part of Rupert Murdoch's media empire On The Air

Ireland's FM104 and Q102 set to become part of Rupert Murdoch's media empire

News Corp has announced plans to buy Wireless Group, formerly UTV Media, in a €267 million deal.

# radio - Wednesday 29 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Presenter Ray Foley to return to Cork's Red FM Listen Up

Presenter Ray Foley to return to Cork's Red FM

He is set to co-present a special 12 week series on Saturday mornings.

# radio - Thursday 16 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Hector and Danny O'Reilly are joining Today FM New Shows

Hector and Danny O'Reilly are joining Today FM

The station is revamping its weekend line-up.

# radio - Saturday 4 June, 2016

From TheJournal.ie "Bullying the populace into submission" - TDs aren't happy about Enda's comments on water charges Water Wars

"Bullying the populace into submission" - TDs aren't happy about Enda's comments on water charges

Kenny has made comments in a newspaper interview about the controversial charges.

# radio - Tuesday 31 May, 2016

An ode to the Cavan kid on the 'Well Daddy' Skoda radio ad

“Good job that they are HUUUGE”

# radio - Thursday 26 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Slap on the wrist for FM104 over caller who called Africans 'parasites' Hate Speech

Slap on the wrist for FM104 over caller who called Africans 'parasites'

The man said Irish women who date African men are “absolute sluts”.

# radio - Sunday 22 May, 2016

10 memories anyone who grew up listening to Beat 102 103 will relate to

Tune merchants of the south-east.

# radio - Friday 20 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Today FM is changing things up with a Duffy/D'Arcy switch Swapping The Mic

Today FM is changing things up with a Duffy/D'Arcy switch

The Louise Duffy Show will come to an end this summer.

# radio - Tuesday 10 May, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Radio station apologises after nine-year-old plays song with 53 swear words F This And F That

Radio station apologises after nine-year-old plays song with 53 swear words

The Meek Mill song is not suitable to be played at 2pm.

# radio - Friday 22 April, 2016

# radio - Wednesday 6 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk On A Jet Plane

Ivan Yates is leaving Newstalk

The station now has a big gap in its important breakfast slot.

# radio - Friday 1 April, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dee Forbes will become the first ever female director general of RTÉ Cork Native

Dee Forbes will become the first ever female director general of RTÉ

She will take over from Noel Curran.

# radio - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie TXFM, Dublin's alternative rock station, is closing down Formerly Phantom

TXFM, Dublin's alternative rock station, is closing down

The station, formerly known as Phantom 105.2, has not applied to renew its licence.

# radio - Sunday 27 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Report claims the Port Tunnel could be unsafe in an emergency

Report claims the Port Tunnel could be unsafe in an emergency

Around 30% of motorists could miss FM “break-in” information.

# radio - Sunday 20 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you Ambition

This Irish startup has developed a radio service that reacts to you

Gramma Music describes its app as ‘reactive radio’ and it has ambitious aims.

# radio - Friday 11 March, 2016

# radio - Sunday 6 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie How filling in for Ray D’Arcy is a bit like Pulp Fiction Anton Savage

How filling in for Ray D’Arcy is a bit like Pulp Fiction

And how will Anton Savage make sure his listenership doesn’t go into “freefall”?

# radio - Saturday 5 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie ‘The more I complain about this the more I realise I am actually Alan Partridge’ Motoring

‘The more I complain about this the more I realise I am actually Alan Partridge’

Here’s what really grinds Anton Savage’s gears about Irish motorists.

# radio - Tuesday 1 March, 2016

From TheJournal.ie Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can’t listen to their radios Health And Safety

Dublin Bus drivers to ditch Port Tunnel if they can’t listen to their radios

Last week Dublin Bus announced “zero tolerance” measures which will see drivers disciplined for using electronic devices, including FM radios, while driving.

# radio - Wednesday 3 February, 2016

From TheJournal.ie RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars Jnlr Figures

RTÉ Radio 1 is still hammering the opposition in the radio wars

The JNLR figures are out – here’s what people have been listening to.

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