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‘Originals’ aimed at 15-34-year-olds include ‘The Doireann Project’

It’s been in the pipeline for about three years, but a new iteration of the RTÉ Player is finally here – sort of. The new RTÉ Player (beta version) is(...)

Jennifer Zamparelli, pictured in character along with Bridget & Eamon co-star Bernard O’Shea, will present an original travel series on the RTÉ Player. Photograph: Cyril Byrne

RTÉ’s “digital lab” for commissioning short-form content for the RTÉ Player will be in operation from January, according to the broadcaster’s head of (...)

RTÉ nativity mockumentary ‘The School’ featuring Dominic MacHale as Mr English, Laura O’Mahony as Briege Daly and Tadhg Hickey as Mr Hegarty

RTÉ will for the first time put an entire series on the RTÉ Player before it is broadcast on television. The School, a three-part mockumentary about t(...)

The First Dates Ireland episode featuring  Ethan Miles, Mateo Saina and Alice Marr can be seen on RTÉ Player now.

It began life seven years ago as a desktop offering aimed at people who had missed programmes when they were broadcast, but RTÉ Player has since clock(...)

In a new survey, 22 candidates expressed views on abortion that differed from the position provided by their party.

A survey of parties and candidates has found that abortion is the issue with the highest level of internal disagreement within parties. The survey c(...)

Fine Gael candidate Stephanie Regan canvassing in Raheny, Dublin. Topics included  sugar content in children’s food and the Eighth Amendment. Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

Posters, flags and badges are strewn across a messy living room-cum-campaign headquarters as first-time general election candidate Stephanie Regan pre(...)

ISA Olympic campaigners Ryan Seaton and Matt McGovern on their 49er skiff. Photograph: David Branigan/Oceansport.

With the New Year, a new season for Irish contenders at the performance end of the sailing spectrum begins this weekend on the idyllic waters of Bisc(...)

Commissioned from independent arts collective The Trailblazery, RTÉ will transmit We Need to Talk about |reland on March 17th, not on television but on the RTÉ Player

On Monday at 9pm, when RTÉ transmits We Need to Talk About Ireland, a “creative celebration” filmed in front of a live audience at Dublin’s Mansion(...)