Ed Sheeran fans queue before an intimate gig for RTE 2fm  in front of an invited audience of listeners at RTE Radio studios. Dan Healy, the controller of 2fm, has said it is a matter of public record that he has been given between 24 and 36 months to turn the station around.   Photograph: Gareth Chaney/ Collins

The controller of 2fm has said it is a matter of public record that he has been given between 24 and 36 months to turn the station around. Dan Healy (...)

DJ Jenny Greene co-host of 2fm’s The Nicky Byrne Show with Nicky and Jenny

RTÉ is renewing its hunt for a sponsor for The Nicky Byrne Show with Nicky and Jenny (as it is awkwardly known), which has been on air in the mid-morn(...)

Pat Kenny: we’re only a little more than half way to finding out what the true listenership figures are for Newstalk’s ‘The Pat Kenny Show’ and its RTÉ Radio 1 rival ‘Today with Seán O’Rourke’. Photograph: Frank Miller

The Joint National Listenership Research survey might be a rather slow way to measure radio audiences, but it’s “the only game in town”, as Newstalk (...)

“I’m 51, I have a one-year-old, I have no pension, so this better work,” Dan Healy, head of 2FM on his efforts to revitalise the radio station at today’s Radiodays Europe conference in Dublin.

Radio stations have to be destroyed before they can be rebuilt, the head of 2fm, Dan Healy, has told the Radiodays Europe conference in Dublin. (...)

Left to right: 2fm ‘Breakfast Republic’ presenters Bernard O’Shea, Keith Walsh and Jennifer Maguire, with Enda Ryan, Berocca brand manager

2fm’s new morning show Breakfast Republic , which begins on Monday, will be sponsored by mul(...)

Former Westlife singer Nicky Byrne (L) is to replace Colm Hayes on 2fm in the coming weeks.   Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill/The Irish Times.

Former Westlife singer Nicky Byrne is to replace Colm Hayes on 2fm. Byrne will present the 11am to 1pm slot, taking over from Hayes who moved there in(...)

Republic of Telly hosts Bernard O’Shea and Jennifer Maguire (above) have been announced as the new presenters of RTÉ 2fm’s breakfast show.

Republic of Telly hosts Bernard O’Shea and Jennifer Maguire have been announced as the new presenters of RTÉ 2fm’s breakfast show. They will be joined(...)

2fm is preparing to court its “key 20-44 demographic” by hiring Republic of Telly presenters Jennifer Maguire (above) and Bernard O’Shea to host its breakfast show.

‘It takes some feat of strength to survive and remain relevant,” Ryan Tubridy says on air. Later, he offers another theory. “The ones that are a bi(...)

Axed: Hector Ó hEochagáin

Hector Ó hEochagáin has never been noted for wry understatement, but this week he displayed a quiet, if unintended, irony when he joked that he was qu(...)

Hector Ó hEochagáin is to leave his morning radio show on 2FM. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

The 2FM breakfast presenter Hector Ó hEochagáin is to quit the station this week. Ó hEochagáin took over as presenter of the morning slot in the shake(...)