Will Leahy

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RTÉ Gold presenter Rick O’Shea. Photograph: Nick Bradshaw

Listeners to RTÉ Gold told RTÉ director general Dee Forbes that she must be “absolutely mad” to axe the digital radio service and called on her t(...)

Gerry Ryan: natural broadcaster, but would he still be a star today? Photograph: Mark Read

These days there are any number of unfortunate ways to end a radio career – sexual harassment, insensitive social media posts . . . for many 1980s BBC(...)

 The new Rose of Tralee Jennifer Byrne from Offaly celebrates her win with the also ran   Roses. Photograph: Domnick Walsh/Eye Focus

Well you can’t expect things to change overnight. Sadly no rose ambles on stage to breathlessly tell Daithí Ó Sé how she failed her Leaving Cert twice(...)

Photograph: Dennis Hallinan/Jupiter/Getty

Another year, another round of auspicious anniversaries, whether we want it or not. One might think that 2015 would be relatively light on commemor(...)