Dean Egan has been appointed News and Sports Editor for Beat 102 103.
The Carlow man took over the role this week after joining the station part-time in 2017. He was later made full-time Multi-Platform Journalist in July 2018.
University College Dublin is the new official partner for RTÉ Radio 1’s newly devised Davis Now Lectures.
The partnership will bring newly-commissioned lectures from UCD scholars, artists and thinkers to audiences throughout the country.
Tramore-native Debbie Ridgard is joining Beat to present the Top 7 at 7, and The Takeover, each Monday to Thursday evening from 7pm.
Debbie will also be presenting the More Music Sunday each weekend from 4-6pm.
iRadio has been granted a ten-year renewal of its franchise serving 15 counties.
The BAI awarded Wilton Radio (trading as iRadio) a ten-year Sound Broadcasting Service licence at its recent Board meeting.
A 24 hours sports radio station has been launched by the Off The Ball team at Newstalk.
OTB Sports Radio will broadcast throughout the day online and will feature forty hours of live programmes every week.