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Northern Ireland golfer Rory McIlroy is a client of the Communications Clinic agency along with AIB, Primark, Irish Water, KPMG and the Arts Council. Photograph: Gary A Vasquez/USA TODAY Sports

Accumulated profits at the public relations agency chaired by Terry Prone increased to €844,422 last year. Latest accounts show that accumulated prof(...)

Sarah McInerney: ‘The Late Debate’ presenter’s  sharp line of questioning is a welcome switchblade of sanity at times. Photograph: RTÉ

With the news on Tuesday that a Russian diplomat was expelled from Ireland as an ‘act of solidarity’ with the UK in response to the chemical attack on(...)

2fm’s regular ‘Breakfast Republic’ presenters Jennifer Zamparelli, Bernard O’Shea and Keith Walsh.

RTÉ music station 2fm is adding listeners, while rival Today FM saw its audience slip back, the latest radio ratings show. The Joint National Listene(...)

Podcasts? What podcasts? More than 3 million people in Ireland listen to the radio every day for an average of almost four hours. Photograph: iStock.

Four ominous letters never seem too far away from the lips or minds of Irish radio executives, producers and presenters. They are “J”, “N”, “L” and “R(...)

Radio 1’s Sean O’Rourke: His listenership is a record for the 10am to noon slot since RTÉ first faced competition from Newstalk.

Radio 1’s Sean O’Rourke has added 28,000 listeners over the past year, making the RTÉ presenter one of the best performers in the latest radio ratings(...)

Louise Bruton: ‘24 hours in a wheelchair is not a realistic way to learn about disability or what it’s like to be a wheelchair user’

When you have lived a lifetime with a disability, you acquire, as Liam Neeson says in Taken, a particular set of skills. As a wheelchair user, I know (...)

Al Porter: jokes about his annoyance when taxi drivers don’t recognise him but sounds delighted chatting to a Glasnevin chipper about speed-dating in her shop. Photograph: Brian Mcevoy

As he introduces himself on his new afternoon show, the comedian Al Porter (Today FM, weekdays) reveals that his surname is in fact a pseudonym, after(...)

Dermot and Dave: the appeal of their show depends on one’s appetite for  incessant slagging and a refusal to take anything too seriously

Seinfeld, the hit 1990s American sitcom, was famously described as a show about nothing. It’s a sobriquet that springs to mind when listening to Dermo(...)

2fm presenter Jenny Greene: the station says her collaboration with the  RTÉ Concert Orchestra has helped add listeners

A trio of acclaimed live performances by Jenny Greene and the RTÉ Concert Orchestra helped 2fm add listeners in the final months of 2016, according to(...)

Today FM’s new mid-morning presenters Dermot Whelan and Dave Moore. The pressure is  on them to stem the audience decline.

Do you love Today FM? The radio station has been asking listeners this very question when they open its mobile app. With only two possible answers, “(...)

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