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# rte - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

'My comments were clumsy': Drugs minister sorry for RTÉ cocaine comments
# Apology
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# Apology

'My comments were clumsy': Drugs minister sorry for RTÉ cocaine comments

Jul 8th 2020, 9:18 PM 77,697 Views 57 Comments

Frank Feighan had said people in RTÉ were ‘snorting cocaine all over the place’.

New series of The Young Offenders to air on RTÉ One later this month
# Jock And Conor
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# Jock And Conor

New series of The Young Offenders to air on RTÉ One later this month

Jul 8th 2020, 4:23 PM 17,507 Views 17 Comments

The series will air in the prime-time Late Late Show slot of 9.35pm on RTÉ One.

# rte - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

A thrilling spy series, a Disney favourite, and a laugh-out-loud comedy - it's your weekly TV guide
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# Nights In

A thrilling spy series, a Disney favourite, and a laugh-out-loud comedy - it's your weekly TV guide

Jul 7th 2020, 6:30 PM 28,860 Views 9 Comments

We’ve got you covered for some shows and films to sink your teeth into this week.

# rte - Friday 3 July, 2020

RTÉ announces David McCullagh as new co-presenter of Six One News from September
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# RTÉ

RTÉ announces David McCullagh as new co-presenter of Six One News from September

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:01 PM 51,697 Views 35 Comments

McCullagh first joined RTÉ back in 1993 and will fill the role left vacant by Keelin Shanley.

# rte - Monday 29 June, 2020

Explainer: How Dustin the Turkey drew the ire of a legion of Niall Horan fans on Friday
# Comic Relief
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# Comic Relief

Explainer: How Dustin the Turkey drew the ire of a legion of Niall Horan fans on Friday

Jun 29th 2020, 8:21 PM 41,942 Views 30 Comments

A startling number of tweets now contain the hashtag #RTERayShowRespectNiallHoran.

# rte - Thursday 25 June, 2020

This 'sanctuary space' has won RTÉ's Super Garden 2020
# Mark Hoey
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# Mark Hoey

This 'sanctuary space' has won RTÉ's Super Garden 2020

Jun 25th 2020, 9:05 PM 52,075 Views 19 Comments

Mark Hoey’s garden-theme, Reflections, was inspired by a sudden death in his family.

# rte - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

'The reason it worked is because RTÉ had feck all involvement': Dustin on The Den's reunion and the show's popularity
# In The Archives
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# In The Archives

'The reason it worked is because RTÉ had feck all involvement': Dustin on The Den's reunion and the show's popularity

Jun 24th 2020, 8:30 PM 47,654 Views 42 Comments

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

# rte - Friday 19 June, 2020

Bono's message to primary students: 'Listen to people who say you can be anything you want to be'
# Home School Hub
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# Home School Hub

Bono's message to primary students: 'Listen to people who say you can be anything you want to be'

Jun 19th 2020, 12:20 PM 21,439 Views 77 Comments

He sent the message to Sixth Class children watching RTÉ’s Home School Hub.

# rte - Sunday 14 June, 2020

'It's normal people before Normal People': Celebrate Bloomsday with a mammoth Ulysses broadcast
# Zoomsday
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# Zoomsday

'It's normal people before Normal People': Celebrate Bloomsday with a mammoth Ulysses broadcast

Jun 14th 2020, 11:00 AM 13,000 Views 12 Comments

RTÉ will be broadcasting a 30-hour-long production of Ulysses to mark a socially distanced Bloomsday.

# rte - Wednesday 10 June, 2020

'Now let's go live to the Mullingar one-legged race': Whatever happened to the RTÉ People in Need Telethon?
# Looking Back
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# Looking Back

'Now let's go live to the Mullingar one-legged race': Whatever happened to the RTÉ People in Need Telethon?

Jun 10th 2020, 6:30 PM 18,520 Views 11 Comments

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarrre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

# rte - Wednesday 27 May, 2020

'I thought ... Jaysus I won't be here again': 20 years on from the Irish Who Wants To Be A Millionaire
# The Tube
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# The Tube

'I thought ... Jaysus I won't be here again': 20 years on from the Irish Who Wants To Be A Millionaire

May 27th 2020, 6:30 PM 32,430 Views 19 Comments

We take a look at the good, bad and the bizarrre of Ireland’s TV past every Wednesday in The Tube.

# rte - Tuesday 26 May, 2020

Finally there will be live sport to watch on Irish TV next month
# And They Are On
# And They Are On

Finally there will be live sport to watch on Irish TV next month

May 26th 2020, 4:47 PM 9,791 Views 23 Comments

RTE to show live coverage from next month.

# rte - Thursday 21 May, 2020

Over 50 viewers contact RTÉ over 'disappointment and unhappiness' with Normal People
# Not Happy
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# Not Happy

Over 50 viewers contact RTÉ over 'disappointment and unhappiness' with Normal People

May 21st 2020, 7:00 AM 90,107 Views 90 Comments

Rights to the show have been purchased in countries including Australia, Canada, and Japan.

# rte - Saturday 9 May, 2020

'This too shall pass' - RTÉ's incredible promo for The Sunday Game will give you goosebumps
# Spine Tingling
# Spine Tingling

'This too shall pass' - RTÉ's incredible promo for The Sunday Game will give you goosebumps

May 9th 2020, 3:00 PM 74,541 Views 47 Comments

And it may make you quite emotional…

# rte - Friday 8 May, 2020

'Formidable', 'mischievous': Tributes paid to Sean O'Rourke as he retires from RTÉ
# RTÉ
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# RTÉ

'Formidable', 'mischievous': Tributes paid to Sean O'Rourke as he retires from RTÉ

May 8th 2020, 12:04 PM 25,764 Views 39 Comments

The RTÉ presenter remembered his exchange with Donald Trump: “Sean I thought you were one of the good guys! But you brought up the hair!”

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air
# On Air
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# On Air

'Sean, Sean, Sean...': From Maria Bailey to Trump - Sean O'Rourke's most memorable moments on air

May 8th 2020, 6:10 AM 62,397 Views 21 Comments

The popular broadcaster will present his final Today With Sean O’Rourke show on RTÉ Radio One today.

# rte - Tuesday 5 May, 2020

Over 370,000 viewers tuned in to watch Normal People
# Marianne And Connell
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# Marianne And Connell

Over 370,000 viewers tuned in to watch Normal People

May 5th 2020, 5:13 PM 33,322 Views 23 Comments

On the RTÉ Player, 301,000 streams have been watched to date, making it the strongest drama opening ever on this platform.

# rte - Saturday 2 May, 2020

'You know you're old when you turn up on Reeling In The Years or the TG4 All-Ireland Gold'
# Memory Lane
# Memory Lane

'You know you're old when you turn up on Reeling In The Years or the TG4 All-Ireland Gold'

May 2nd 2020, 8:00 AM 34,872 Views 7 Comments

RTÉ’s Tony O’Donoghue speaks to The42 about his days as a GAA reporter.

# rte - Friday 1 May, 2020

RTÉ received 37 informal complaints about first two episodes of Normal People
# TV
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# TV

RTÉ received 37 informal complaints about first two episodes of Normal People

May 1st 2020, 5:43 PM 93,102 Views 132 Comments

The episodes were broadcast last Tuesday night on RTÉ 1.

# rte - Wednesday 29 April, 2020

Debunked: No, this footage does not show NPHET members ignoring social distancing
# Old Footage
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# Old Footage

Debunked: No, this footage does not show NPHET members ignoring social distancing

Apr 29th 2020, 6:30 PM 36,420 Views 24 Comments

An image was widely shared on social media after file footage appeared on RTÉ news bulletins.

# rte - Saturday 25 April, 2020

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens
# Book To Screen
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# Book To Screen

'The exact opposite of social distancing': The makers of Normal People on bringing Irish sex to TV screens

Apr 25th 2020, 8:00 PM 95,352 Views 26 Comments

Based on the best-selling Irish novel of the same name, the show has generated huge hype.

# rte - Thursday 23 April, 2020

No plans for TV licence payment moratorium during Covid-19 crisis
# Journalism
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# Journalism

No plans for TV licence payment moratorium during Covid-19 crisis

Apr 23rd 2020, 6:30 AM 24,690 Views 119 Comments

RTÉ announced yesterday that it will be availing of the wage subsidy scheme.

# rte - Wednesday 22 April, 2020

RTÉ to avail of government's wage subsidy scheme
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

RTÉ to avail of government's wage subsidy scheme

Apr 22nd 2020, 4:32 PM 25,983 Views 68 Comments

RTÉ has seen a significant decline in TV licence fee revenue as well as commercial income.

# rte - Monday 20 April, 2020

Joe Duffy interview: 'We've more people than ever calling. The biggest decision you make is who not to put on air. That can be heartbreaking.'
# 51551 Wash Your Hands
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# 51551 Wash Your Hands

Joe Duffy interview: 'We've more people than ever calling. The biggest decision you make is who not to put on air. That can be heartbreaking.'

Apr 20th 2020, 8:00 PM 46,271 Views 56 Comments

Joe Duffy spoke to TheJournal.ie about Liveline in the time of coronavirus.

# rte - Tuesday 14 April, 2020

Step inside the 19th century house named Home of the Year
# Nice Gaff
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# Nice Gaff

Step inside the 19th century house named Home of the Year

Apr 14th 2020, 9:00 PM 72,933 Views 28 Comments

The converted carriage house is in County Dublin.

RTÉ Sport announce plans to broadcast classic games and documentaries
# Tune In
# Tune In

RTÉ Sport announce plans to broadcast classic games and documentaries

Apr 14th 2020, 5:51 PM 36,578 Views 47 Comments

The station will show classic soccer, GAA, rugby and hockey matches over the coming weeks.

# rte - Tuesday 7 April, 2020

Nine in 10 Irish adults expect economy to be in worse state this time next year, survey finds
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

Nine in 10 Irish adults expect economy to be in worse state this time next year, survey finds

Apr 7th 2020, 11:18 AM 27,190 Views 56 Comments

That’s according to a survey commissioned by Behaviour and Attitudes and produced for RTÉ.

'I was very, very fortunate': Ryan Tubridy returns to air after recovering from Covid-19
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

'I was very, very fortunate': Ryan Tubridy returns to air after recovering from Covid-19

Apr 7th 2020, 10:18 AM 156,837 Views 77 Comments

Tubridy, who is 46 years old, confirmed last week that he had tested positive for the virus.

# rte - Monday 30 March, 2020

Ryan Tubridy has tested positive for coronavirus
# Covid-19
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# Covid-19

Ryan Tubridy has tested positive for coronavirus

Mar 30th 2020, 5:36 PM 165,278 Views 178 Comments

Tubridy didn’t present last Friday’s Late Late Show due to the symptoms he was displaying.

A TV class for primary school children starts on RTÉ2 today at 11am
# Home School Hub
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# Home School Hub

A TV class for primary school children starts on RTÉ2 today at 11am

Mar 30th 2020, 6:30 AM 52,227 Views 47 Comments

The ‘Home School Hub’ will be aired each morning from 11am to 12 noon on RTÉ2.

# rte - Monday 23 March, 2020

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19
# Coronavirus
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# Coronavirus

RTÉ's Claire Byrne says she felt shocked, guilty and now relieved after contracting Covid-19

Updated Mar 23rd 2020, 11:09 PM 180,737 Views 105 Comments

Byrne told her own programme this evening that she is “through the peak of Covid-19″.

# rte - Saturday 21 March, 2020

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades
# Podcast
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# Podcast

New podcast series lifts the lid on Irishman who killed 30 people but escaped capture for three decades

Mar 21st 2020, 2:00 PM 58,337 Views 40 Comments

The final episode of the documentary, available from Tuesday will bring listeners back to Ireland, where he grew up.

# rte - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ
# High Court
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# High Court

Hyde & Seek and its directors take legal action against RTÉ

Mar 19th 2020, 3:56 PM 26,258 Views 0 Comments

The company came to the nation’s attention last summer following an RTÉ Investigates programme.

# rte - Friday 13 March, 2020

RTÉ appoints Ailbhe Conneely as its new social affairs and religion correspondent
# RTÉ
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# RTÉ

RTÉ appoints Ailbhe Conneely as its new social affairs and religion correspondent

Mar 13th 2020, 6:08 PM 53,260 Views 44 Comments

The role will involve reporting and providing analysis of social affairs and religion issues across RTÉ News channels.

# rte - Monday 9 March, 2020

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline
# Liveline
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# Liveline

Joe Duffy apologises to Sinn Féin TD Aengus Ó Snodaigh for 'defamatory comments' on Liveline

Mar 9th 2020, 4:27 PM 124,640 Views 0 Comments

Duffy has acknowledged the “grave distress” caused to the Dublin South Central TD.

# rte - Friday 6 March, 2020

Suspended sentence for garda who assaulted RTÉ cameraman during street protest
# Courts
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# Courts

Suspended sentence for garda who assaulted RTÉ cameraman during street protest

Mar 6th 2020, 2:38 PM 26,080 Views 0 Comments

Judge Melanie Greally said the assault by Garda Sean Lucey was an “unjustified act of aggression”.

# rte - Thursday 5 March, 2020

'The decision on Joe Brolly’s contract was taken before the first drawn game' - RTÉ Head of Sport
# Punditry
# Punditry

'The decision on Joe Brolly’s contract was taken before the first drawn game' - RTÉ Head of Sport

Mar 5th 2020, 3:00 PM 32,177 Views 47 Comments

Declan McBennett has outlined the reasons why an RTÉ pundit would not have their contract renewed.

Ireland's 'banger' Eurovision entry has been unveiled
# Story Of My Life
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# Story Of My Life

Ireland's 'banger' Eurovision entry has been unveiled

Mar 5th 2020, 6:20 AM 100,306 Views 53 Comments

Lesley Roy will sing Story of My Life in Rotterdam in May.

# rte - Wednesday 4 March, 2020

Flores' goal was seen across the world, but the LOI is struggling for a TV audience
# Viewers Habits
# Viewers Habits

Flores' goal was seen across the world, but the LOI is struggling for a TV audience

Mar 4th 2020, 8:12 PM 7,008 Views 12 Comments

The League’s potential was in evidence in Tallaght last week, but can it be built upon?

'It was now or never': Abuse survivor on why he spoke out on RTÉ programme in 2009
# Michael O'brien
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# Michael O'brien

'It was now or never': Abuse survivor on why he spoke out on RTÉ programme in 2009

Mar 4th 2020, 11:11 AM 35,022 Views 44 Comments

Michael O’Brien created one of the most powerful moments in Irish television, when he passionately told his story on RTÉ in 2009.