Ryle Nugent

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Paul Howard and his creation, Ross O’Carroll-Kelly. File photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill

“It was a means of getting under their skin,” remembers Paul Howard of his decision to invent an insufferably privileged, monstrously egotistical lion(...)

Declan McBennett has been named as the new RTÉ group head of sport, taking over from Ryle Nugent. Photograph: RTÉ

Declan McBennett has been named as the new RTÉ group head of sport, replacing the outgoing Ryle Nugent. McBennett, who currently holds the role of m(...)

Ryle Nugent will depart RTÉ  in June. Photograph: Inpho

RTÉ head of sport, Ryle Nugent, has announced that after 24 years he is to leave the national public service broadcaster on June 1st. The RTÉ Group w(...)

 Ireland and Argentina  at Aviva Stadium during the 2017 Guinness Series  of Autumn Internationals. Photograph:  Dara Mac Dónaill

RTÉ Sport has retained the rights to broadcast the Guinness Series of Autumn Internationals for a further four years until 2021, including next year’s(...)

RTÉ Television managing director Glen Killane who is leaving for Eir TV and Eir Sport

Eir has appointed senior RTÉ executive Glen Killane as managing director of Eir TV and Eir Sport, the new name for Setanta Sports. Mr Killane has bee(...)

Former Kilkenny hurler Henry Shefflin has joined RTÉ as an analyst for both television and radio coverage. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Kilkenny hurling legend Henry Shefflin has signed a deal with RTÉ as a panellist for the stations’s hurling coverage on both television and radio.The(...)

RTÉ Sport has extended their rights deal for the Champions League for a further three seasons, up to the 2018 final of the competition. Photograph: Max Rossi/Reuters

RTÉ Sport has extended their rights deal for the Champions League for a further three seasons, up to the 2018 final of the competition.The deal will s(...)