In one incident, a man in his 40s who has yet to be named died while swimming near Portumna, Co Galway. Meanwhile, John Early (56), died suddenly after he had been swimming near Terryglass, Co Tipperary. Both locations are towards the north of Lough Derg, above. File photograph: Google Maps

Two men have died in separate incidents after swimming in different parts of Lough Derg. In one incident, a man in his 40s who has yet to be named d(...)

Galway Bay FM radio chief executive Keith Finnegan has been invited to represent Ireland at this year’s St Patrick’s Day parade in St Louis, Missouri, the US.

Galway Bay FM radio chief executive Keith Finnegan has been invited to represent Ireland at this year’s St Patrick’s Day parade in St Louis, Missouri,(...)

Seán O’Rourke with senior producer Kay Sheehy and first guest, writer Edna O’Brien, at the Radio Centre in RTÉ for his first day presenting the ‘Today with Seán O’Rourke’ programme. Photograph: Frank Miller

Is the fatness of the Communicorp marketing wallet getting to some people within RTÉ? On Monday, Seán O’Rourke, interviewing two members of Second Cap(...)