Aidan Gillen as Charles Haughey in RTÉ One’s ‘Charlie’, the most-watched programme so far this year.

In the absence of any blazing sunshine, or much evidence of the sun’s existence at all, Irish adults aged 15-plus watched television for an average of(...)

Former Cork camogie captain Anna Geary, who will present ‘The Camogie Show’ on Irish TV. Photograph: Domnick Walsh

The Camogie Show, Treyvaud Travels and On the Road with Lisa are among the 30 new programmes that will be broadcast on Irish TV (slogan: “local sto(...)

A publicity shot for ‘Recruits’, a two-part documentary that airs on RTÉ One next week: the documentary follows new recruits as they make their way through a 17-week training period. Photograph: Hu O’Reilly

RTÉ One’s autumn documentary line-up gets under way next week with Recruits, a two-parter that gives the makers “unprecedented” access to the Irish De(...)

Brian Fallon, co-founder of Journal Media, in the publisher’s offices in Dublin. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times.

Journal Media, the company behind digital news publisher the Journal, is planning a new business app that will have a focus on small and medium enterp(...)

Sinead Troy, general manager of IASCA and DMDS Ireland: ‘Radio is as important as it ever was.”

Radio stations in Ireland will soon be testing a new system of receiving music from independent Irish artists following an agreement between music wri(...)

A still from the new campaign for Brennans Bread, one of Ireland’s biggest grocery brands

Wake up and smell the dough . . . A new television ad for Brennans Bread designed to show the dedication of “unsung heroes” centres on atmospheric sce(...)

Mindshare Dublin managing director Emma O’Doherty in ‘The Loop’, its adaptive marketing ‘war room’.

Inside Mindshare’s advertising “war room”, The Loop, there are eight screens tracking social media activity and a large table intended for ultra-fa(...)

 Viacom in Times Square, New York City. Stock prices of media companies have dropped as consumers cut back on traditional media usage and turn to internet-based entertainment. Photograph: Andrew Burton/Getty Images

Media stocks in the United States endured a two-day rout on Wall Street last week, triggered by Disney’s comments about falling subscriber numbers at (...)

The Great British Bake Off: judges Paul Hollywood and Mary Berry with presenter Mel Giedroyc. photograph: mark bourdillon

The first episode of the new series of The Great British Bake Off was the most watched opener in the show’s history, with 9.3 million tuning into the (...)

RTÉ One’s Wexford-set drama ‘Clean Break’ starring (l-r) Damien Molony, Kelly Thornton, Adam Fergus and Aidan McArdle. The four-parter will be one of the highlights of the channel’s new season, which is being launched today.

One of the first things RTÉ One channel controller Adrian Lynch admits is that he would like more drama – “big drama”, as he calls it. Ireland’s publi(...)