TV3’s Pat Kiely (right) is pictured with Ryanair’s Michael O’Leary at the filming of an ad for the airline in its Ballymount studios in 2014. Photograph: Brian McEvoy

Pat Kiely, TV3’s long-serving commercial director, has been appointed managing director of the broadcaster by its new owners Virgin Media Ireland. Mr(...)

Red Rock’ actors Pandora McCormick (who plays Claire Hennessy), Adam Weafer (David Hennessy) and Cathy Belton (Patricia Hennessy). Photograph: Gareth Chaney/Collins

Launching a new soap opera is not something broadcasters do often or lightly, but 2015 delivered Red Rock, the show described by departing TV3 chief e(...)

Tony Hanway, chief executive of Virgin Media Ireland (left) and David McRedmond, outgoing chief executive of TV3 Group

TV3 chief executive David McRedmond is to leave the broadcaster by the end of the year after nine years in the role. He confirmed the move as Virgin M(...)

TV3’s ‘Red Rock’ actors Pandora McCormick, Jack Nolan, Adam Weafer and Cathy Belton. TV3’s chief executive David McRedmond said: “We was busy finalising our deal with Virgin Media.”

Virgin Media Ireland’s acquisition of TV3 Group is expected to be approved by regulators as early as next week. The broadcaster, which also owns 3e, (...)

How to leverage digital and protect against cyber attacks will be the focus of attention for the PwC business forum taking place in Dublin tomorrow. F(...)

Kevin Bakhurst, former controller of the BBC News Channel has to be seen as the favourite for the RTÉ director-general role. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

Kevin Bakhurst The former controller of the BBC News Channel has to be seen as the favourite for the director-general role. The Englishman joined RTÉ (...)

Paul Kelly, Lilly Higgins and Anna Nolan from The Great Irish Bake Off at the launch of TV3’s autumn schedule at the Aviva Stadium in Dublin. Photograph: Brian McEvoy

How keen is TV3 on rugby right now? Well, the climax to the broadcaster’s autumn launch event at Dublin’s Aviva Stadium featured Phil Coulter performi(...)

The 1960s-inspired living area of this year’s  ‘Big Brother’ house. The reality series was broadcast on TV3 for the first time this summer. Photograph: PA

Expect more fighting, mind games and controversies to feature in TV3’s future after the first run of reality series Big Brother to be broadcast on the(...)

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(...)

“The only way you achieve growth in broadcasting is by investing in content,” says TV3 chief executive David McRedmond. Photograph: Bryan O’Brien / The Irish Times

When Doughty Hanson bought TV3 in 2006, nobody ever expected that in 2015 it would still be its owner. This was a private equity play. The idea was t(...)