'Gay Byrne said he regrets how much time he spent in RTE' - Ray D'Arcy says family is priority so he says 'no to most things'
Ray D'Arcy has opened up about finding time for family despite working a six day week with a...
Ray D'Arcy is an Irish television and radio presenter at RTÉ. D'Arcy presented children's television on The Den, a quiz show called Blackboard Jungle and the youth music show 2Phat. He presented television coverage of The Rose of Tralee beauty pageant each August for four consecutive years until 2010.
Ray D'Arcy has opened up about finding time for family despite working a six day week with a...
Ryan Tubridy kicks off his tenth season at the helm of The Late Late Show tonight with a face off with Piers Morgan over Trump and some of our sports stars who triumphed over the summer.
RTE Radio 1 has seen gains across the board in the latest Joint National Readership Figures (JNLRs).
Legendary broadcaster Gay Byrne returned to RTE this afternoon to speak to Ray D'Arcy about his 'gruelling' cancer treatment, long career and...
TWO mothers have shared their heartbreaking pregnancy stories ahead of the upcoming abortion referendum.
THE partner of one of the 208 women affected by the smear test controversy has penned an...
Dermot Bannon made his TV debut long before RTE's Room to Improve - on ITV's Blind Date.
One of Ireland's best-known architects has revealed his career pipe dream - and it's not designing people's houses.
It's not every day you see Jerry Springer on RTE.
A BULLOCK named after Ray D'Arcy and a signed Irish rugby jersey helped Cashel Mart and the Grass Gals crew raise more than €20,000 for charity this weekend.
Fancy becoming the sponsor of Ray D'Arcy's afternoon slot on RTE Radio 1? Well, it's all yours, for a cool €270,000 a year.
It's that time of year again - the new series of RTE's Operation Transformation is kicking off and the...
A brave woman has opened up about how her partner physically and emotionally abused her until she felt isolated and "left as nothing."
A young Ireland fan is so excited about leading out the Boys in Green tonight that he has said he thinks "his head is going to burst".
Last season's Operation Transformation leaders collectively lost a record 15 stone 10 lbs and...
Nineties kids will have the chance to indulge in some nostalgia on Saturday night when The Den will be recreated on The Ray D'Arcy Show.
The majority of people across the country are facing "up to two days" without electricity - with some people expected to have no power for up...
Former IABA High Performance head coach Billy Walsh has opened up on the emotional fallout to his decision to leave Irish amateur boxing two years...
Ray D’Arcy was back on RTE One – and with a spanking new format!
RTÉ's highest-paid female broadcaster Miriam O'Callaghan said she is embarrassed her salary details have been disclosed but hopes more...
RTE has revealed the salaries for its top 10 highest earning presenters - and it shows that broadcaster Ray D'Arcy returned to the national broadcaster...
Celebrity chef Kevin Dundon has revealed how he almost died after suffering a rare embolism following a recent surgical procedure.
Baz Ashmawy will be back with a new slot on RTE Radio next week, five years after his 2fm Breakfast Show was shelved.
Businesswoman and journalist Norah Casey has spoken about her brave decision to appear on...
JK Rowling and Marian Keyes have called on people to help with the search for Archie's missing glasses.
RTE spent almost €50,000 last year putting up Late Late Show and Ray D'Arcy Show celebs and guests in luxury Dublin hotels.
Al Porter has revealed the late Gerry Ryan is one of his biggest role models when it comes to his new radio show.
As Mrs Brown and her celebrity guests come rolling into town, the future isn’t looking promising for The Ray D’Arcy Show.
Make way for Mrs Brown, Ray D’Arcy!
Ray D'Arcy believes it was "foolish" to start a new radio show and chat show in the same year.
Astronaut Chris Hadfield has a special message for Irish fans ahead of his appearance on the Ray D'Arcy Show this Saturday.
The Late Late Show and Ray D'Arcy Show have stellar lineups this weekend, much to the delight of anyone who's staying home.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has issued a formal warning notice to RTÉ against The Ray D'Arcy Show's coverage of the abortion issue.
The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland (BAI) has issued a formal 'Warning Notice' to RTE against The Ray D'Arcy Show's coverage of the abortion issue.
It’s round one to Ryan Tubridy in the RTE chat show wars. Ray D’Arcy’s hugely-anticipated Saturday night chat show debuted over the...
Ray D'Arcy's much hyped chat show kicked off with a sit-down with Tulisa tonight.
It's the type of validation most TV stars dream of, but Ray D'Arcy is still getting used to seeing his name in lights.
Bank of Ireland has launched its 'Sponsor for a Day' rugby competition for 2015. The competition provides a business with the chance to sponsor Leinster Rugby for a day at the European Rugby...
Former Eurovision star Joe McCaul spoke out about his recent experience on the X Factor, Simon’s reaction to his song choice and what happens next.
It's like the last 15 years never happened.
Broadcaster Ray D'Arcy has admitted it's tough competing with the "Late Late legacy".
Radio star Ray D'Arcy insists he did not get a pay rise after jumping ship to RTÉ - and would be earning the same amount had he stayed at Today FM.
You wouldn't call it a man-crush, but it is difficult for men of a certain vintage not to feel just a tad envious of Ray D'Arcy. Let's forget the hefty salary and the cool broadcasting gigs for a moment,...
RADIO star Ray D'Arcy insists he did not get a pay rise after jumping ship to RTÉ - and would be earning the same amount had he stayed at Today FM.
According to the station's own phone app, Today FM "features the likes of Ian Dempsey, Ray D'Arcy and Tony Fenton". Not bad, considering that D'Arcy returned to RTE, and Fenton sadly died earlier...
When Ray D'Arcy returned to RTE at the beginning of February from Today FM, his very first interview on the new show was with Gay Byrne.
Michelin-starred chef Oliver Dunne has said his ambitions to improve the quality of hospital food will never be realised.
Brand new job, new husband, new name - it has certainly been an action-packed 12 months for radio and TV star, Mairéad Ronan. She may have been...
Newly wed rugby hero Tommy Bowe has revealed that he can't wear his wedding ring most days.
Kaiser Chiefs have recorded the theme tune for Zig and Zag's new animated series.
Summer is the time of year when radio presenters play musical chairs.
A possible Fianna Fáil coalition with Sinn Féin, or with Fine Gael; Enda Kenny saying he won't go for more than another term; Renua setting out its stall on various policies. It's been a busy month for...
They are going head to head amid "friendly" rivalry - but both Ryan Tubridy and Ray D'Arcy have confessed to being competitive and wanting to be "the best".
The Ray D'Arcy show on Saturday nights leads the crop of new shows airing on RTE One this season.
A media production company owned by one of RTE's highest-paid stars, Ray D'Arcy, reported accumulated losses of almost €150,000 last year, according to its latest accounts.
Every year on August 10 Ryan Tubridy finds himself saying "I'm ready to put the suit back on".
So it's official. Ryan Tubridy is on his way back to RTE Radio 1, where he will no doubt now have the daily honour of wrestling Ray D'Arcy to see who get first dibs on that breaking news about "Ireland's...
The radio and TV host is well used to asking the big questions, but when the tables are turned, Anton Savage remains skilfully tight-lipped.
Miriam O'Callaghan has cemented her name as one of the hottest properties in Irish radio, according to the latest listenership figures.
The Joint National Listenership Research (JNLR) radio ratings have been released for this quarter bringing good new for RTE but a drop in...
Kathryn Thomas is getting tired of questions about the 9am slot on RTE Radio 1.
It's a time of upheaval at RTE radio with John Murray's Radio 1 replacement yet to be announced and speculation revolving mainly around Ray...
Change is afoot in RTE radio following the recent axing of John Murray's late morning show.
Broadcaster Pat Kenny believes there is no danger of Ray D'Arcy ousting RTÉ's golden child, Ryan Tubridy, as host of the Late Late Show.
A former teacher raped by her boyfriend while she slept says she intends to seek an appeal against...
The ruby-red leaves of the maple tree were washed pink by the bright sunshine overhead. It stood on a gently sloping patch of grass, close to the pastoral centre adjoining Foxrock church.
Terminally ill Sebastian (4) has passed away, weeks after his family brought forward Christmas Day after they were told he had less than a month...
Ray D'Arcy has finally opened up about the format of his upcoming Saturday night show.
First, a confession. I like John Delaney. I enjoy his humour, his moxy, his interest in life energies other than football.
Radio presenter Anton Savage says he misses getting up in the early hours of the morning "like a hole in the head".
Some would have been surprised last week when reading the profiles of the man whose dogged pursuit had led to Sepp Blatter's downfall, to...
Ireland’s most recognisable radio stars descended on Tipperary for Mairead Farrell’s wedding yesterday.
'I was as proud on Saturday as I ever have been as an Irish citizen. It's a great thing for the country. And I think people who voted No will see that in the future."
Ryan Tubridy is looking forward to "kicking ass … like a gentleman" when 'The Late Late Show' and Ray D'Arcy's upcoming Saturday night show go...
The family of a terminally ill little boy have thanked the Irish people for their generosity which has allowed them to create a final Christmas...
A family are preparing to celebrate their last Christmas Day with their terminally ill young son this Saturday and need your help.
RTÉ has dismissed rumours that broadcaster Pat Kenny was blocked from appearing on Ray D'Arcy's radio show ahead of transmission of Kenny's UTV Ireland chat show 'In the Round'.
It's been 12 years since her wedding to Ray D'Arcy was called off, and now presenter Geri Maye revealed that she has "the man she deserves".
A County Dublin farmer is thanking Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow for boosting his business - thanks to her love of all things Kale.
Five years after the death of legendary broadcaster Gerry Ryan it looks like 2fm is back in favour with radio listeners.
It's been less than six months since Derek Mooney quit his radio show, but the presenter has revealed he would return in a heartbeat if given the chance.
Journalist Una Mullally has revealed she decided to write a personal account of her cancer diagnosis...
Brendan O'Connor doesn't finish with The Saturday Night Show for another six weeks, but his new show has already been commissioned by RTE.
Larry Masterson is joining the Late Late Show from the now axed Saturday Night Show.
Derek Mooney has revealed he has not listened to one Ray D'Arcy Show in the afternoon radio slot he vacated in February.
Ray D'Arcy swapped the RTE studio for the streets of Paris to support wife Jenny Kelly as she competed in the city's annual marathon.
I happened upon an episode of Mastermind recently, still apparently thriving after 40 years on the BBC, and an ancient question formed in my mind: how did this ever get made? What manner of...
The smiling face of Ray D'Arcy is expected to gaze out from billboards and the sides of buses this autumn as RTÉ tries to promote its new signing...
Ryan Tubridy has said he knew immediately when Ray D'Arcy returned to RTÉ that Brendan O'Connor would be moved from the station's prime time Saturday night show.
The Saturday Night Show is, as you'll already know if you're among the mystifyingly large number of...
Ray D'Arcy has said it was not his decision to replace Brendan O'Connor on Saturday nights on RTE.
Broadcaster Pat Kenny has said the jury is still out on Ray D'Arcy as he hasn't hosted primetime television in years.
RTE has decided to end the Saturday Night Show, hosted by Brendan O'Connor, when this, its fifth season, concludes on May 30 .
An emotional former Health Minister James Reilly broke down when discussing his son during an interview with Ray D'Arcy.
Today FM personalities paid an emotional tribute to the late Tony Fenton this evening.
It has been a while since Ray D'Arcy spent quality time with former 'The Den' buddy Socky the Sock Monster and what better occasion than to...
A child of a same-sex couple wrote them a heartfelt open letter, which she read out on national...
Today FM boss Peter McPartlin has revealed he tried to make Ray D'Arcy change his mind about...
RTE star Ryan Tubridy is always up for a challenge, especially when it helps a charity.
Ray D'Arcy may just be the bravest man in Ireland.
Stephen Fry has returned to the capital to film his latest movie and he may have landed a good deal on a mattress for his troubles.
THE battle to represent Ireland at this year's Eurovision song contest is under way.
Having Gay Byrne as the first major guest was an intriguing statement of intent as Ray D'Arcy returned to the airwaves last week after unexpectedly dumping Today FM and getting...
Videos going viral are nothing new, but the speed and scale of how Stephen Fry's "God" comments spread this week were still remarkable. The actor made his caustic - though far from unique -...
Are these year-on-year JNLR figures good or bad for Newstalk? Pat Kenny's defection from RTE was the most seismic move in Irish radio for ages, sparking off a period of dramatic change - the most...
Ray D'Arcy has admitted it was an "odd day" to be returning to RTE for his first show on Radio 1.
Surprisingly, for such an experienced broadcaster, Ray D'Arcy sounded a little nervous at the start of his debut Radio 1 show (they brought over the name from Today FM, incidentally).
Anton Savage is relishing his new job filling the boots of Ray D'Arcy on Today FM.
With the honourable exception of Today FM, isn't it interesting that many radio bulletins, which routinely refer to certain other anti-establishment groups as "far right", generally chose to...
Brendan O'Connor addressed rumours of Ray D'Arcy replacing him on RTE's Saturday Night Show on the John Murray Show on RTE Radio 1.
Ryan Tubridy isn't worried about Ray D'Arcy taking his throne on the Late Late Show.
RTE has insisted licence fee payers will have to wait until 2017 to learn Ray D'Arcy's salary.
Ray D'Arcy has spoken of his annoyance that his pay will be made public by RTE in two years time following his move from rival station Today FM.
Ray D'Arcy's new show begins on Radio 1 next week, leaving a significant space on Today FM.
Anton Savage's first show in the slot vacated by Ray D'Arcy at Today FM saw him interview Hollywood acting legend Kevin Spacey.
It was beautiful while it lasted, but after a loving three years, the festival formerly known as Westport has upped sticks and moved to Killarney town.
Hector Ó hEochagáin has been forced to abandon his temporary slot at Today FM after his mother passed away.
Veteran presenter Tony Fenton will return to Today FM within the next month following his cancer battle.
Hector Ó hEochagáin will be filling Ray D'Arcy's old slot at Today FM from 9am on Monday.
Broadcaster Anton Savage is "honoured" to be taking over Ray D'Arcy's morning slot on Today FM.
So Anton Savage is to be the new Ray D'Arcy - albeit Ray hasn't really gone away. He just went "home".
Ray D'Arcy's wife Jenny Kelly will follow him to Montrose after announcing a switch to RTE.
Last year, the biggest story in Irish radio was Pat Kenny's defection to Newstalk. This year gone by, it was the departure of Ray D'Arcy from Today FM to take over Derek Mooney's afternoon slot on...
Model Rosanna Davison and her Pomeranian Ted emerged victorious in RTE's Superstar Dogs tonight.
Possibly the biggest thing that happened all year on Irish radio took place at its end. Ray D'Arcy's decision to quit his mid-morning Today FM show for Derek Mooney's time-slot on Radio 1 could have far-reaching repercussions for all involved.
Head of 2fm Dan Healy says Ray D'Arcy's move to RTE Radio 1 has boosted morale within the radio department of the national broadcaster.
Radio is hugely important in Ireland. Apparently a whopping 86pc of us listen to it on an average weekday. In fact, I think we can safely say that we Irish listen to more radio than probably any...
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