Des Whelan

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Turning up the volume: Bay Broadcasting has taken full ownership of the rock music station Radio Nova. Photograph: iStock

Radio group Bay Broadcasting has taken full ownership of Radio Nova, buying out the other shareholders in the Dublin rock music station. Bay, which i(...)

John Deacy TD and his brother, Jamie, lead their father’s coffin into  St Mary’s Church in Dungarvan. Photograph: Mary Browne

Fine Gael minister Austin Deasy (80) was recalled at his funeral as a politician who delivered for his constituents in his Waterford constituency for (...)

Billy McCarthy. Photograph: Beat FM Billy McCarthy: moved from the pulpit to the airwaves. Photograph: Beat FM

The death has occurred of popular Waterford broadcaster Billy McCarthy following a short illness. WLR FM Managing Director Des Whelan expressed his p(...)