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From The42 BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights Tune Out

BBC 'disappointed' to lose Pro14 live broadcast rights

The screening of Ulster matches on BBC Two Northern Ireland will subsequently end.

From TheJournal.ie Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done? Television Rights

Complaints about the lack of GAA on BBC Northern Ireland - but what can be done?

A Sinn Féin politician met the organisation this week.

From TheJournal.ie The Young Offenders on cracking the English Market and being 'huge in Germany' Interview

The Young Offenders on cracking the English Market and being 'huge in Germany'

We sat down for a chat with the stars of the hit series, which has just been snapped up for a second series.

9 things we learned from the BBC's coverage of the humble blaa

Every day is a school day.

From TheJournal.ie Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws The Eighth

Leo Varadkar says he will campaign to liberalise Ireland's abortion laws

Speaking to BBC Radio 4, Varadkar said he was in favour of changing Ireland’s abortion laws.

From TheJournal.ie Five male BBC presenters agree to pay cut over equal pay revelations Pay Gap

Five male BBC presenters agree to pay cut over equal pay revelations

The BBC published a list of its top-earners in July 2017, showing significant pay gaps between men and women.

From TheJournal.ie UK could get a special trade deal with the EU after Brexit - Macron says Trade Deal

UK could get a special trade deal with the EU after Brexit - Macron says

He warned that it could only happen if it accept the single market preconditions.

From TheJournal.ie Barack Obama warns against 'irresponsible' social media use in interview with Prince Harry Royal Interview

Barack Obama warns against 'irresponsible' social media use in interview with Prince Harry

Obama was interviewed by Prince Harry, who took the role as guest editor on BBC Radio 4′s Today programme.

From TheJournal.ie BBC pulls Agatha Christie drama from Christmas schedule after star accused of rape Ed Westwick

BBC pulls Agatha Christie drama from Christmas schedule after star accused of rape

Ed Westwick has strenuously denied the allegations made against him.

From TheJournal.ie Eight months on, what do locals think of Roscommon's 'Refugee Hotel'? Ballaghaderreen

Eight months on, what do locals think of Roscommon's 'Refugee Hotel'?

A new TV3 documentary hears from locals determined to give the refugees a warm welcome and others who are fearful.

A Twitter bot came up with a spoof Louis Theroux doc and he absolutely went with it

“I’m in Amsterdam to meet Hannah, a former IT expert turned cybergoth who believes Hull is a portal to Hell”

From TheJournal.ie MI5 boss says UK is facing 'intense' terrorism that is becoming 'harder to detect' Islamic State

MI5 boss says UK is facing 'intense' terrorism that is becoming 'harder to detect'

The UK has suffered five terror attacks since the start of this year.

From The42 BBC explain how subtitling error led to Newcastle being labelled 'black and white scum' on MOTD2 Oops

BBC explain how subtitling error led to Newcastle being labelled 'black and white scum' on MOTD2

‘There are times when unfortunate errors occur.’

From TheJournal.ie Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column Sunday Times This post contains videos

Vanessa Feltz says she was 'horrified and hurt' by Kevin Myers' column

The presenter said she wants to “never ever think about it again”.

From TheJournal.ie Paul Hollywood 'absolutely devastated' after a photograph emerges of him in Nazi uniform Great British Bake Off

Paul Hollywood 'absolutely devastated' after a photograph emerges of him in Nazi uniform

The Great British Bake Off star issued a statement this afternoon.

From The42 'I want to be polite with you but your question is a bad question': Jose walks out of BBC interview Tetchy

'I want to be polite with you but your question is a bad question': Jose walks out of BBC interview

The Manchester United boss was quizzed about refusing to shake Mark Hughes’ hand at full-time.

From The42 End of an era: Legendary commentator John Motson to retire from the BBC after 50 years Motty

End of an era: Legendary commentator John Motson to retire from the BBC after 50 years

This will be Motty’s final season in the commentary box.

From TheJournal.ie Security firm suspends 9 staff members filmed 'abusing and assaulting' detention centre inmates G4S

Security firm suspends 9 staff members filmed 'abusing and assaulting' detention centre inmates

BBC Panorama captured footage of the staff members in question.

What to watch on TV tonight: Tuesday

This is the telly everyone will be talking about tomorrow.

From TheJournal.ie Prince Harry condemns paparazzi for taking photos of his dying mother New Interview

Prince Harry condemns paparazzi for taking photos of his dying mother

Prince Harry and his brother Prince William have spoken out about their mother’s death for a new BBC documentary.

From TheJournal.ie A new documentary will feature RNLI lifeboats in Ireland - who launched 1,116 times last year Water Safety

A new documentary will feature RNLI lifeboats in Ireland - who launched 1,116 times last year

Saving Lives at Sea airs at 8pm next Wednesday on BBC Two.

From The42 eir Sport to show all of the USPGA Championship but BBC viewers will get just 6 hours Screen Time

eir Sport to show all of the USPGA Championship but BBC viewers will get just 6 hours

Virgin Media customers won’t see a lot of golf this week.

From TheJournal.ie 'I must answer for what I've done': Kevin Myers breaks silence and issues apology over offensive column The Sunday Times

'I must answer for what I've done': Kevin Myers breaks silence and issues apology over offensive column

The article published on Sunday has been branded “sexist” and “anti-Semitic”.

An ex-BBC producer tried to perform a citizen's arrest on an entire family and Twitter is having a field day

An ex-BBC producer tried to perform a citizen's arrest on an entire family and Twitter is having a field day

He said “put your hands on the car and prepare to die!”

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Is it fair to ask RTÉ's higher-earners to reveal their salaries? Salaries This post contains a poll

Poll: Is it fair to ask RTÉ's higher-earners to reveal their salaries?

Denis Naughten said he wants RTÉ to publish the salaries of all those who earn over €100,000 a year.

From TheJournal.ie Female BBC journalists write open letter to boss saying he 'can do better' on gender pay-gap Bridging The Gap

Female BBC journalists write open letter to boss saying he 'can do better' on gender pay-gap

Last week it was revealed that there is a massive discrepancy between the pay of male and female journalists at the British state broadcaster.

From TheJournal.ie Man jailed for stealing €175,000 from the BBC to fund 'lifestyle of cars and holidays' Expensive Tastes

Man jailed for stealing €175,000 from the BBC to fund 'lifestyle of cars and holidays'

52-year-old Lee Richardson admitted the fraud after being investigated by the London Met Police’s online fraud unit.

From TheJournal.ie Chris Evans and Graham Norton among BBC's top-paid presenters Revealed

Chris Evans and Graham Norton among BBC's top-paid presenters

The former Top Gear 2.0 presenter is earning over £2 million – more than four times the amount of the BBC’s highest-paid woman.

From The42 Golf returns to the BBC with deal to show this year's US PGA - reports Tune In
From The42 'So, what are you?': BBC presenter under fire for questioning if Konta is truly British Criticism

'So, what are you?': BBC presenter under fire for questioning if Konta is truly British

The Wimbledon semi-finalist was interviewed by John Humphrys on the Today programme earlier.

From TheJournal.ie 'He's a coward, as simple as that' - Sister of victim rejects apology from IRA bomb maker Dealing With The Past This post contains videos

'He's a coward, as simple as that' - Sister of victim rejects apology from IRA bomb maker

Michael Christopher Hayes said he did not plant bombs in Birmingham but refused to say who did.

From TheJournal.ie 'We're racist to each other. We body shame each other': Irish Youtuber on the LGBT community Queer Britain

'We're racist to each other. We body shame each other': Irish Youtuber on the LGBT community

Riyadh Khalaf is hosting the new BBC documentary Queer Britain.

Everyone couldn't help but take the piss out of the BBC's election graphics last night

“like that weird videogame that you downloaded for free and tried to play once”

From TheJournal.ie BBC radio presenters found guilty of abusing teenage boys Guilty

BBC radio presenters found guilty of abusing teenage boys

Tony and Julie Wadsworth abused the teenage boys in the 90s.

A BBC reporter made a 'lunch hack' and everyone thinks it is the most ridiculous thing ever

You don’t have to eat ham and cheese sandwiches every single day to save money.