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Interview with Christian Payne Live From MojoCon 2015.

March 27th, 2015 Posted in Broadcasting, Journalism, Media, Mediaflash, Mediaflash Edition, MediaHQ, Radio No Comments

James Phelan got the chance to interview Christian Payne (aka @Documentally ) live from MojoCon 2015 regarding the developments of mobile journalism and what makes it work so well.

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Louise McSharry Reveals She is Free of Cancer

March 27th, 2015 Posted in 2fm, Radio, RTE No Comments

Photo_on_24-09-2014_at_17.532FM presenter and former writer Louise McSharry has announced that she no longer has cancer.

The 31 year old radio presenter revealed this morning on twitter that she was cancer free. She went on to thank the “unstoppable” staff at the St. Vincent’s ward at The Mater Hospital, and that she was thinking of those who were still ill, or just diagnosed.
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Interview with Nick Garnett Live From MojoCon 2015

March 27th, 2015 Posted in Broadcasting, Media Tips, Mediaflash, Mediaflash Edition, Mobile, Radio, RTE No Comments

James Phelan got the chance to sit down and talk to BBC’s Nick Garnett about the future of mobile journalism and get some top tips for mobile journalists, live from MojoCon 2015.

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Team Behind the Show: TV3 News at 8

March 27th, 2015 Posted in Mediaflash, Mediaflash Edition, New Publications, TV3 No Comments


TV3 have announced their new main evening news show ‘News at 8′ to compete with European news viewing times. This will launch on Monday the 30th March. We decided to take a look at the team behind this new show.

News Anchor- Colette Fitpatrick is a Tipperary native, and has worked in the TV3 newsroom’s since 2001. Colette was previously the host of TV3′s Midweek programme. She has a weekly column in the Evening Herald newspaper and has also written opinion editorials for the paper. Colette won the TV NOW Best News Presenter Award in 2007.

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MediaHQ Podcast Episode 7: Motoring Journalism

March 26th, 2015 Posted in Economy, Irish Journalists, Journalism, Mediaflash Edition, MediaHQ, Podcasts, Radio, trends No Comments has just released the seventh episode of the ‘Mediaflash’ podcast series. This week we’re focusing on the Irish motoring industry and motoring journalism.

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Team Behind the Show: Newstalk’s Team 33

March 25th, 2015 Posted in Newstalk, Radio, Sport No Comments


This week we take a look at the team behind ‘Team 33′, an online radio programme/podcast that focuses on football. ‘Team 33′ is Newstalk’s Football Magazine show. It airs every Tuesday at midnight and every Friday at 11pm. Team 33 covers all football events and news from across the world. The programme was created for the 2014 World Cup. The new podcasts are launched every Tuesday and features lively commentary and wit on the football world.


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RTÉ Radio 1 Announce Training Seminar

March 25th, 2015 Posted in Broadcasting, Conferences, Course/Training, Documentary, Mediaflash Edition, Radio, RTE No Comments

doc-on-oneRTÉ Radio One have announced that their documentary team will be hosting a two-day training seminar. The seminar will be teaching people how to create documentaries for radio.

The documentary team at Radio One have received over 120 awards, both nationally and internationally, for the documentaries that they have created over the past seven years.
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Today FM’s Twitter account was acting a little strange this morning

March 25th, 2015 Posted in Broadcasting, Mediaflash Edition, Online, Privacy, Radio, Social Media, Today FM, Twitter No Comments

todayfmUnfortunately for Today FM, it appears as though their Twitter account was hacked this morning.

The Twitter account sent out some odd tweets to their 125,000 followers, saying “Over 400,000 ppl fall in LOVE & make sweet musik” at Today FM.
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New Evening News Programme for TV3

March 24th, 2015 Posted in Appointments, Irish, Irish TV, Mediaflash, TV3 No Comments


TV3 have just announced the launch of their new 8pm main evening news programme.  It will begin on Monday the 30th of March and is set to air in a 30 minute slot.

TV3 has chosen the 8pm broadcast slot to provide its viewers with an alternative Irish news time which is standard throughout continental Europe. This news programme will be hosted by Senior TV3 News anchor Colette Fitzpatrick.

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RTE Radio Move to New Temporary Surroundings

March 24th, 2015 Posted in Broadcasting, Dublin, Mediaflash, Radio, RTE No Comments

Easter risingTo commemorate the Easter Rising, RTÉ Radio are to record their shows from the Peacock stage in The Abbey Theatre on Easter Monday, 6th April. There will be a wide variety of shows centred around the theme of the Easter Rising and Irish history.

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