TV3 director of content Lynda McQuaid: killed off planned revival of Blind Date hosted by Lucy Kennedy.  Photograph: Brian McEvoy.

The Irish version of Gogglebox is still bound for TV3 screens – but not until autumn 2016. The show was one of the broadcaster’s big programme announc(...)

Michael Wilson:  oh-so-ebulliently fronted the launch. Photograph: Cyril Byrne / THE IRISH TIMES

UTV Media’s warning during the week concerning the performance of its new UTV Ireland television station – the third in six months – deftly illustrate(...)

Pat Kenny at the launch of UTV Ireland . Photograph: Cyril Byrne / The Irish Times

UTV Media, the Belfast based, Dublin-listed company, has warned that its six-month old bespoke Irish television venture will make bigger losses than e(...)

UTV announced in January it was considering disposing of some or all of its local stations in England after reducing its full-year revenue forecast for its fledgling television station UTV Ireland by £2.5 million

Broadcaster UTV Media has sold Juice FM, its radio station in Liverpool, to Capital owner Global Radio for £10 million. UTV announced in January it wa(...)

Denis O’Brien: shadow of billionaire privacy campaigner O’Brien looms large over all conversations about media mergers in Ireland. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill / The Irish Times

In the frenetic, fast-evolving world of media, nothing appears to move more slowly than the laws and regulations that govern it. Minister for Communi(...)

UTV Ireland is to move its teatime news programme to 5.30pm from 6.30pm where it will compete directly with TV3’s evening show

UTV Media has reduced its full-year revenue forecast for its fledgling television station UTV Ireland by £2.5 million due to a slower than anticipated(...)

Red FM chief executive Diarmuid O’Leary: ‘It is about delivering a national standard at a local level.’

The last set of radio ratings, courtesy of the Joint National Listenership Research (JNLR) survey, confirm a big shift has taken place in the Cork mar(...)

Pat Kenny: ‘Pat Kenny in the Round’ will continue for another four weeks before returning in the autumn for an eight-week run. Photograph: Barry McCall

Mondays were already the most important night of the week – by some distance – for UTV Ireland, and the debut of Pat Kenny’s new interview show, Pa(...)

EasyJet: results on Tuesday

TODAY Results: Actavis; American Apparel. Meetings: VFI annual conference (Gleneagle Hotel, Killarney). Other: Green REIT interim statement; Bank of(...)

Ian Dempsey proved a highlight for Communicorp-owned Today FM with his listenership of 194,000 up 7,000 on the last survey.

RTÉ Radio 1 continues to lose listeners, but the troubles at 2fm show signs of easing and Newstalk has made further advances, the latest radio ratings(...)