The five top moments from this year's 'The Greatest Showman' Late Late Toy Show
Mícheál Ó ScannáilThe Late Late Toy Show never fails to be an emotional watch, and this year was no different.
Ryan Tubridy is an Irish broadcaster, a presenter of live shows on radio and television in Ireland. Current host of long-running TV chat programme The Late Late Show and a weekday morning radio show called The Ryan Tubridy Show. Tubridy is the highest-earning presenter on RTÉ.
Mícheál Ó ScannáilThe Late Late Toy Show never fails to be an emotional watch, and this year was no different.
Ian BegleyHe really was 'The Greatest Showman', and ringmaster Ryan Tubridy certainly packed a punch for his 10th 'Toy Show' last night.
Sheena McGinleyThere are few certainties in life. Death is one, and the remainder all seem to...
Sorcha O'ConnorBy 9.35pm tonight, the Christmas countdown will have officially begun.
Aoife KellyOne of the biggest films of the year is the theme for tonight's highly anticipated...
Aoife Kelly The festive season does not officially kick off until Ryan Tubridy dons a Christmas jumper and throws a few shapes on the Late Late Toy Show.
Pat Fitzpatrick 'I'd love to present The Late Late Show", says Anna Geary. "Ryan Tubridy watch this space!"
Sorcha O'Connor Ryan Tubridy is pulling out all the stops for his 10th Toy Show.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTÉ Late Late Show host Ryan Tubridy has said “he was never going to be a slave” for his employer because he loves his family too much.
Aoife Kelly PETER CASEY has hit out at Late Late Show host Ryan Tubridy in the wake of his interview on the RTE chat show on Friday night, branding the presenter 'insulting' and 'unprofessional'.
Aoife Kelly Emma Mhic Mhathúna was meeting people at her hospital bedside up to 10 days before she died and spoke about the drug treatment she was undergoing.
Aoife Kelly RTE presenter Ryan Tubridy has opened up about visiting Emma Mhic Mhathúna in St Vincent’s hospital ten days ago.
Sorcha O'Connor Rugby legend Brian O'Driscoll is calling himself the new Gok Wan after he helped actress wife Amy Huberman pick out her outfit for this Friday's Late Late Show.
Mícheál Ó Scannáil Pat Kenny was in the guests’ seat last night as he returned to The Late Late Show to speak to Ryan Tubridy about some of his favourite moments as host as well as his life since leaving RTE for...
Aoife Kelly They were once bitter television rivals but Ryan Tubridy and Pat Kenny will bury the hatchet on the 'Late Late Show' tonight.
Sorcha O'Connor He’s the king of the Toy Show, known for his love of Christmas jumpers, and now Ryan Tubridy has been inspired by his festive knitwear to write a new children’s book.
Rachel Farrell A woman who was viciously assaulted on her walk home from work in 2005 has spoken about meeting with her attacker a decade later, and playing herself in an upcoming true-life movie.
Darragh McManus Can it really be nine whole years since Ryan Tubridy did his first Late Late Show? It is, and I clearly remember watching that much-plugged interview with Bryan McFadden during an evening shift in...
RTE TV and radio host Ryan Tubridy says he “can die happy”, musically speaking, now that he has seen his idol Paul McCartney perform for the eighth time.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTE star Ryan Tubridy has revealed the reason he is so discernibly protective over his romantic life - his sanity.
Aoife Kelly The Late Late Show is heading into its 57th season, and the tenth with host Ryan Tubridy at the helm.
Sorcha O'Connor He got to cover for some of Britain's biggest broadcasting stars, but Ryan Tubridy has admitted he doesn't miss jetting over to London every summer to fill in at the BBC.
Kirsty Blake Knox We all know how much Ryan Tubridy hearts US presidents. He's written books on JFK, frequently reminds his radio listeners he once took a selfie with Meghan Markle at the White House, and gets giddy with excitement at the mention of America's Founding Fathers.
Aoife Kelly Kiefer Sutherland has spoken fondly of the road trip he took across Ireland in the early 1990s.
Darragh McDonagh RTE spent more than €10,000 on pest-control services last year after its campus in Montrose was hit by an exodus of mice disturbed by building works on the site.
Aoife Kelly Rex Ryan returned to the home of his late dad Gerry's radio show at RTE's radio buildings this morning to speak about his acting career and his memories of his father.
Sean O'Grady and Melanie Finn RTE presenter Ryan Tubridy set tongues wagging recently after being spotted with a mystery woman down in Kenmare, Co Kerry.
Geraldine Gittens “It took just 15 minutes for my life to end and my existence to begin.”
Kyle Ewald Young Irish actor Barry Keoghan told Ryan Tubridy on Friday’s Late Late Show that he used his upbringing as “ammunition” to excel in his career.
Will Slattery Praise has poured in for Joe Brolly after the GAA pundit's interview on The Late Late Show where he described his experience of taking in a homeless 20-year-old.
Geraldine Gittens Musician and charity campaigner Bob Geldof will appear on tonight’s Late Late Show.
Geraldine Gittens It’s that time of year again. The Late Late Show’s Antiques Challenge has begun.
Aoife Kelly Actresses Maria Doyle Kennedy and Amy Huberman have shared their take on the recent backlash against the #MeToo movement.
Aoife Kelly Web Summit founder Paddy Cosgrave has been announced as a guest on Friday's Late Late Show, two years after he snubbed the RTÉ show.
Aoife Kelly Friday's Late Late Show will be one worth staying in for as former White House press secretary Sean Spicer will join Ryan Tubridy in studio.
Geraldine Gittens Three young women shared their experiences around body image last night on the Late Late Show.
FarmIreland Team One of the highlights of the Late Late Toy Show was when young Westmeath farmer Kyle Carty showed Ryan a thing or two about farming.
Aoife Kelly Now, more than ever, we need The Late Late Toy Show with its ability to transport children and adults to somewhere magical for three hours on a winter's Friday night.
Geraldine Gittens Four young Irish people got a rapturous applause on last night's Late Late Show when they told how they selflessly look after their loved ones as carers.
Kirsty Blake Knox The Late Late Toy Show team has enlisted the Game Of Thrones special effects unit to help create a winter wonderland.
Kirsty Blake Knox Broadcaster Ryan Tubridy said the number of children facing homelessness has made him feel "angry and sick".
Kirsty Blake Knox Broadcaster Ryan Tubridy is scaling back on complex dance routines during this year’s Late Late Toy Show but promises his ensembles will provide plenty of entertainment value.
Alan O'Keeffe RTE’s US correspondent Catriona Perry told Ryan Tubridy it was “bizarre” when US President Donald Trump told her she had ‘a nice smile.’
Catherine Devine An elderly couple melted the heart of the nation tonight as they shared the story of how they met and how they continue to love and support each other after 56 years of marriage.
Melanie Finn Audience passes to the Late Late Toy Show have become the hottest free tickets in town - but getting your hands on one is anything but child's play.
Melanie Finn Ryan Tubridy has revealed he's going to stay on 'The Late Late Show' for at least another year so he can reach the milestone decade mark.
Ger Keville Ryan Tubridy has accused bestselling author Dan Brown of misrepresenting Irish fans after portraying them as hooligans in his new novel 'The Origin'.
Ger Keville Ryan Tubridy has questioned author Dan Brown's decision to portray two Irish soccer fans as hooligans in a chapter of his new book, The Origin.
Sean O'Grady Pat Kenny has admitted he doesn't miss hosting the Late Late Show.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Ryan Tubridy found himself in an awkward situation on The Late Late Show on Friday night when he failed spectacularly at making a recipe from Roz Purcell's new book.
Ed Power This week we received an abrupt reminder The Late Late Show still exists - and that Ryan Tubridy continues to occupy the host's chair.
Aoife Kelly Hollywood star Domhnall Gleeson, comedian Dara Ó Briain, presenter Vogue Williams, and model Roz Purcell will join Ryan Tubridy for this week's Late Late Show.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTE Host Ryan Tubridy has revealed that he didn't like Playboy founder Hugh Hefner at all.
Rebecca Lumley A Dublin woman has spoken out about surviving a deadly house fire, which saw her mother make the decision between her “legs or her life”.
Aoife Kelly The Late Late Show audience and viewers are undoubtedly in for a treat tomorrow night as Gladiator star Russell Crowe will return to the studio.
Sean O'Grady Ryan Tubridy has revealed he has been acquainted with Prince Harry's girlfriend Meghan Markle, describing her as "particularly pleasant".
Patricia Murphy A dad has criticised an online application for allowing inappropriate imagery to be displayed to children, despite having an age rating of seven years or older.
Aoife Kelly and Sasha Brady Ryan Tubridy has said that RTE's gender pay gap review is a "good start" but said that it must be followed up with action.
Alan O'Keeffe A Rubberbandit who called Holy Communion "haunted bread" during a 'Late Late Show' appearance caused 11 complaints to the broadcasting regulator.
Sean O'Grady and Melanie Finn RTÉ's highest-paid female broadcaster Miriam O'Callaghan said she is embarrassed her salary details have been disclosed but hopes more women will join her on RTÉ's top earners list in the future.
Rebecca Lumley Radio listeners were treated to an exclusive insight to Ryan Tubridy’s teenage years yesterday - and it's heartbreakingly sweet.
Melanie Finn RTE presenter Ryan Tubridy admits he would love to continue hosting The Late Late Show for at least another six years.
Gordon Deegan RTE's top-paid star, Ryan Tubridy, received €485,350 from his media firm last year.
Aoife Kelly He may have made the leap from 2FM to the rather more serious RTE Radio 1 but Ryan Tubridy still knows how to have the craic.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTE presenter Aoibhinn Ni Shuilleabhain is reportedly due to wed next month.
Louise Kelly Businesswoman Norah Casey has shared her story of domestic violence at the hands of an ex- partner.
Aoife Kelly We've quite a few Eurovision legends to choose from in Ireland and one of those stars is joining Ryan Tubridy for Friday's Late Late Show.
Sasha Brady A listener to RTE Radio One wrote to the Ryan Tubridy Show seeking advice on how to keep her family together.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Author Joseph O’Connor will pay tribute to the brave people who protect our coastlines with his powerful poem Rescue 116 on The Late Late Show this Friday.
Kirsty Blake Knox Comedian Julian Clary is in town this weekend to discuss uncouth neighbours and Marlene Dietrich's silk stockings.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Raffaele Sollecito, the Italian convicted and eventually acquitted alongside Amanda Knox of the murder of Meredith Kercher, has said he is still friends with Ms Knox but thinks she has found it easier...
Sasha Brady Ryan Tubridy has slammed Twitter trolls for targeting one of his young The Late Late Show guests.
Denise Calnan Former Fianna Fáil politician Mary O'Rourke has revealed how she is still coping with the loss of her husband 16 years later.
Kirsty Blake Knox RTE host Ryan Tubridy has opened up about his love life and Tinder dreams.
There's something about Ryan Tubridy that seems out of time. When he first bounced onto our TV screens and airwaves, he seemed old beyond his years and went to great lengths to stress that he was RTÉ's resident "young fogey".
Melanie Finn Ryan Tubridy has insisted crime boss John Gilligan will never appear on The Late Late Show and described him as “irrelevant”.
Melanie Finn With the help of hordes of screaming school children, broadcaster Ryan Tubridy launched his picture book 'Patrick and the President'.
Billy Keane I'm pretty certain sex had to be given up in the old days. I do know weddings were banned during Lent. Definitely dances weren't allowed either by the Church.
Donal O'Keeffe Dear Ryan, I watched 'The Late Late Show' the other night and was struck by your genuine empathy for Megan Halvey-Ryan and her mother Sharon, as they recounted Megan's suffering while she...
Sasha Brady One of Ireland's best-known clerics Fr Brian D'Arcy has said he would have been a far better priest if he had married.
Sean O'Grady Ryan Tubridy has said he is going to "peel the egg" off his face after discovering the autographed picture of Julia Roberts he recently received was not actually from the actress but a prankster.
Kirsty Blake Knox Who needs Tinder when you have Tubridy?
Sean O'Grady Ryan Tubridy was left starstruck on his radio show this morning after receiving a letter from Hollywood actress Julia Roberts.
Bairbre Ní Bhraonain Donald Trump showed signs of anxiety during his inauguration as the 45th President of the United States, a body language expert has claimed.
Eugene Masterson OLYMPIC diver Tom Daley, soap stars Ryan and Adam Thomas, style guru Brendan Courtney and former Miss Ireland Amanda Brunker will all appear on RTE’s two main chat shows this weekend.
Patricia Murphy The Late Late Show gets a deserved slagging from time to time, but the show has also provided some of the year’s best television moments.
Nick Bramhill Ryan Tubridy has ruled out ever moving to the UK to progress his broadcasting career after admitting he found it challenging to connect with British radio listeners.
Patricia Murphy An Irish company has seen a huge spike in sales since one of their shirts was worn by Ryan Tubridy on Friday’s Late Late Toy Show.
Amy Mulvaney The Toy Show gets better and better every year, and this year was no exception. Here are 10 of the best moments from the Late Late Toy Show 2016:
Cian Murray The nation came to a standstill last night for the 2016 Late Late Toy Show.
Amy Mulvaney Ryan Tubridy has said that Gay Byrne "seems to be doing okay" following the news that doctors fear he has prostate cancer.
Amy Mulvaney It's one of the most highly anticipated shows of the year, and The Late Late Toy Show is finally set to return to our screens tonight. Here are 10 things you need to know about it before you tune in:
Melanie Finn RTÉ's Ryan Tubridy paid tribute to Gay Byrne amid his battle with prostate cancer, saying his thoughts will be with the man who started it all on tonight's 'Late Late Toy Show'.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Ryan Tubridy paid a surprise visit to a family in Holles Street on Monday after being touched by an adorable prayer from a seven-year-old girl named Lauren.
Patricia Murphy An Irish woman who was left blind after undergoing emergency surgery on a brain tumour has said seeing the faces of her loved ones is what she misses the most.
Sasha Brady Maureen Allman (51) appeared on the Late Late Show in May and won over audiences with her wit and positive attitude in the face of terminal cancer.
Independent.ie Newsdesk The motorist who escaped serious injury after a swan smashed into her windscreen has told RTE Radio One listeners she's "a tough old bird".
Independent.ie Newsdesk A mum of a disabled toddler has told of her shock after somebody accused her of a parking in a disabled spot unnecessarily and threatened to report her to gardai.
Kirsty Blake Knox 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 weekend, going up against the The Late Late Show juggernaut.
The top celeb stories this week from Niall Horan's latest injury to Janice Dickinson's love for our Ryan.
Andrea Smith Anarchic, cheeky, outrageous, risque - these are just some of the terms used to describe 22-year-old Al Porter. In an increasingly litigious world where fear of retribution forces many comedians to dilute their more biting observations, rising star Porter is refreshingly fearless and delivers his strikes with impunity. "I've...
Elaine McCahill RTE star Ryan Tubridy is selling the luxurious love nest he shared with his ex-girlfriend Aoibhinn Ni Shuilleabhain.
Eilis O'Hanlon 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 this year.
Sarah Caden Sure it was only gas last week when Majella O'Donnell told Ryan Tubridy on his new Radio One show that she has no worries about her Daniel falling prey to the "curse of Strictly" as he embarked on what will be known as his talent-show "journey".
Eilis O'Hanlon 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.
Fiona Dillon Actor Aidan Gillen has appeared in a moving video which aims to raise funds for charities helping Syrian refugees.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Twitter lit up with love for Aslan tonight after their performance on RTE's Late Late Show.
Darragh McManus Welcome back to Radio 1, Ryan Tubridy.
Darragh McManus You know what’s wrong with the Late Late Show? It’s too long.
Darragh McManus It's a funny thing about Dave Fanning, but I think I prefer this later incarnation of the veteran broadcaster. At the moment his Mornings with… (Mon-Fri, 9am) is filling the Radio 1 slot soon to be...
John Boland Screened over two successive nights, Recruits (RTÉ1) consisted of roaring and shouting and effing and blinding for the best part of a hundred minutes. Meanwhile, Special Forces: Ultimate Hell Week...
Kirsty Blake Knox The producers of The Late Late Show had to face the music after a happy couple's wedding band was accidentally double-booked to perform on the Friday night chat show.
Caitlin McBride That's another thing off the bucket list for Ryan Tubridy.
Aoife Kelly Newly crowned Rose of Tralee 2015, Elysha Brennan, has revealed she was "freaking out" when RTE broadcaster Ryan Tubridy phoned her to wish her well in last night's final.
Sharon McGowan RTE spent over €35,000 on wardrobe allowances for its three top chat shows last year.
Pat Stacey Ryan Tubridy can feel his juices flowing. We know this because he told the RTE Ten website at the launch of RTE1’s autumn season last week. “I can feel the juices flowing and the sense that it’s all...
Maria Walsh It's going to be bittersweet handing over my Rose of Tralee crown next week. I've had the most amazing year, writes Maria Walsh.
Nicola Anderson 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".
Freya Drohan As presenter of the world's longest running chat show, Ryan Tubridy has access to guests of an impeccable calibre.
Sharon McGowan He's one of the most recognisable broadcasters in Ireland, and now it seems Ryan Tubridy's celebrity status has spread as far as Ethiopia.
Claire McCormack Every year on August 10 Ryan Tubridy finds himself saying "I'm ready to put the suit back on".
Independent.ie Newsdesk Broadcaster Ryan Tubridy’s week-long trip to Ethiopia came to an end with a visit to the city of Awassa.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTE broadcaster Ryan Tubridy began his "humbling" week-long visit to Ethiopia this week, a country he admits he knew "very little about" before embarking on his trip.
Elaine McCahill He left his morning slot on RTE Radio 1 in June and now John Murray is set to become a key member of RTE’s Weekend Sport panel.
Independent.ie Newsdesk RTE broadcaster Ryan Tubridy will not be making his annual summer jaunt to the BBC before returning to Radio 1.
Eilis O'Hanlone 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 smallest cow". Can't wait.
Aoife Kelly Brendan O'Connor gave Ryan Tubridy a good-natured grilling on his last day filling in on John Murray's former slot on Radio 1.
Emma Jane Hade Ryan Tubridy is set to reclaim his Radio 1 throne, as RTE bosses have confirmed the father-of-two will return to the station this autumn.
Aoife Kelly The Joint National Listenership Research (JNLR) radio ratings have been released for this quarter bringing good new for RTE but a drop in listeners across flagship shows at Today FM.
Ryan Tubridy has said it is with "mixed emotions" that he will take over the reins at Radio 1's morning show.
Aoife Kelly Speculation has been mounting as to who would replace John Murray on RTE Radio 1 after his show was axed last month.
Aoife Kelly 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 D'Arcy and Ryan Tubridy.
Aoife Kelly Change is afoot in RTE radio following the recent axing of John Murray's late morning show.
Eilis O'Hanlon Ryan Tubridy has never been a comfortable fit on 2FM. The Ray D'Arcy Show still doesn't feel quite right in Derek Mooney's old mid-afternoon slot. The jury also remains out on Today With Sean O'Rourke; the listenership figures are solid, but the show still feels too much like an add-on to Morning Ireland.
Kirsty Blake Knox 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.
Patricia Murphy An Irish woman who saved the life of a distressed man by pulling him down from a bridge’s ledge has said she was shocked that drivers and pedestrians did not offer to help her.
Freya Drohan RTE host Ryan Tubridy has paid credit to Conor McGregor, and jokingly recalled his own scuffles.
Eilis O'Hanlon Think of it as the awkward moment when you're drafted in as holiday cover for another broadcaster, only for that chap to be abruptly removed from the slot he's held for five years.
Jamie Tuohy She’s the indomitable doyenne of the kitchen, famed as much for her propensity for verbosity as she is for her culinary prowess.
Aoife Kelly John Murray bowed out of his RTÉ Radio 1 show this morning on a sentimental note.
Aoife Kelly Tommy Tiernan has revealed he was reduced to tears by the welcome roar from a 4,000 strong crowd of predominantly Irish fans at the Sydney Opera House.
Kirsty Blake Knox After five years on air, John Murray's popular RTÉ Radio 1 chat show has come to an end.
Aoife Kelly John Murray is leaving his morning show on RTE Radio 1.
David Kearns RTE star Ryan Tubridy has admitted he enjoys jelly babies, not jelly beans, that radio is infinitely more relaxing than television, and that wet dogs, do indeed, smell weird.
Brian O'Reilly RTE presenter Ryan Tubridy has rallied behind the Clerys workers who lost their jobs on Friday.
Independent.ie Newsdesk A former Donegal footballer has thanked an Irish paramedic who saved his life after falling from a balcony on holiday.
Ryan Tubridy has been out on the road all week, today the Tubridy Wild Atlantic Way Wanderers tour visited Rosses Point, Co. Sligo.
Brian O'Reilly 2FM presenter Ryan Tubridy’s usually composed demeanour was put to the test today as he took part in ‘Zorbing’.
Sharon McGowan George Hook, who is fond of using colourful remarks as a pundit, has revealed how he found Joe Brolly's comment about commentator Marty Morrissey's looks "funny".
Kirsty Blake Knox 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 head to head.
Independent.ie Newsdesk A 22-year-old Irish student has spoken about the moment his life changed forever following a diving accident in Portugal.
The International Literature Festival Dublin kicks off in Dublin tomorrow (Saturday May 16) for nine days of events for both writers and readers.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Pat Spillane admitted on The Late Late Show last night that while fellow pundit Joe Brolly can drive him "bananas", he is "marvellous" and a "remarkable" man.
Liz Kearney Within minutes of sitting down with Pat Kenny for what is supposed to be an in-depth, face-to-face interview with the broadcaster ahead of his new UTV Ireland show, he's calling the shots.
Freya Drohan Glowing new mum Jennifer Maguire would like to point out that her daughter Florence is not named after the place where she was conceived.
Kirsty Blake Knox Five years after the death of legendary broadcaster Gerry Ryan it looks like 2fm is back in favour with radio listeners.
Darragh McManus Gerry Ryan died on this day five years ago, and the memory of hearing that news is still vivid. I was sub-editing in a newsroom at the time and the most common reaction was one of shock and...
Aoife Kelly Ryan Tubridy took a moment to remember his late friend and RTE colleague Gerry Ryan this morning, on the fifth anniversary of his death.
Independent.ie Newsdesk The mother of a six-year-old boy who has dwarfism has spoken to Ryan Tubridy about her upset over Brendan O'Carroll using the word 'midget' in his marriage referendum video.
Lucinda O'Sullivan Where do health-conscious celebrities head when looking for their fresh juices, veggie burgers, Bircher muesli or protein-rich eggcado?
Kirsty Blake Knox TV3 presenter Elaine Crowley has denied there is a romance brewing with Ryan Tubridy.
Elaine McCahill Larry Masterson is joining the Late Late Show from the now axed Saturday Night Show.
A mother whose troubled 14-year-old son grabbed her by the throat and choked her has told Ryan Tubridy on 2FM that the family “sleeps with the doors locked”.
Tanya Sweeney Picture, if you will, the following scenario. There you are, scrolling away on the dating app Tinder, when amid the 'I'm with BOD' dudes, the hipsters and the Fitspo bores, you spot a familiar face. Why,...
Aoife Kelly Better Call Saul actress Kerry Condon will be joining Ryan Tubridy on this week's Late Late Show tomorrow night (April 17).
Freya Drohan Coral and Paul Jones, the parents of tragic April, spoke honestly and eloquently about their heartbreak to radio host Ryan Tubridy this morning.
Vicki Notaro When broadcaster Louise McSharry announced she had been diagnosed with cancer on Ryan Tubridy's 2fm show late last summer, the news was met with great shock. Only 31-years-old at the...
Eilis O'Hanlon Cognitive dissonance is the psychological stress caused by holding two contradictory beliefs at the same time, and Ireland is awash with it right now as the country approaches the 100th...
Independent.ie Newsdesk 'Late Late Show' host Ryan Tubridy told Voice UK star Lucy O'Byrne she "was robbed" in the final of the BBC talent series.
Emma Jane Hade 'Late Late Show' host Ryan Tubridy tells how his family's political background infuses history with personal meaning.
Pat Stacey Easter is supposed to be a time for reflection, so when better to reflect upon the differing fortunes of Irish television’s two chat show pugilists, each of which displayed their individual strengths...
Ryan Tubridy is right. I've not had reason to utter such words before but I do now. Tubridy said on his radio show this week that he'd like it if a woman asked him out. It's about time someone said so. Now Tubridy may not be Ireland's best known feminist but if there's more utterances like this week's to come then he very may well be, well for me and all the other frustrated single men at least.
Eilis O'Hanlon As the country still struggles to make sense of the murder of Elaine O'Hara by a man she met through an adult website, Ryan Tubridy's radio show called on Emily Power Smith, "Ireland's first clinical...
Independent.ie Newsdesk Rumours are rife that a romance is brewing between RTE’s Ryan Tubridy and TV3’s Elaine Crowley.
Irish model and singer Nadia Forde has admitted that a near-miss in a car crash last year has changed her life.
Elaine McCahill Pat Kenny’s new show is set to air on UTV Ireland later this month – and he says he’s ready for the competition.
Aoife Kelly Leading Irish sexologist Emily Power Smith has said it is important to distinguish between BDSM as portrayed within the context of the trial of Graham Dwyer for the murder of Elaine O’Hara from the...
Freya Drohan A young man and his boyfriend have been turned down by several home owners on the basis of their sexual orientation, they claim.
Clare Cullen A campaign to send 'Match Attax' cards to the boy with special needs who was mercilessly bullied in Co Cork has been started by Ryan Tubridy on 2FM.
Aoife Kelly 2fm DJ Louise McSharry is gearing up for a return to her radio slot this month following getting the all-clear from cancer.
Caitlin McBride Ryan Tubridy has said he'd prefer an equal playing field with women asking men on dates.
Damian Corless The Late Late Show, last Friday, was car-crash TV at its most jarring. The 70s Hollywood heart-throb Ryan O'Neal was the guest, and as host Ryan Tubridy said later, it was "weird". Weird and...
Kim Cattrall has said she prefers Irish film star Brendan Gleeson to younger actors like Fifty Shades of Grey’s Jamie Dornan.
Aoife Kelly Lord Mayor of Dublin Christy Burke has revealed he has "deep regret" over casualties of the Troubles in Northern Ireland.
Independent.ie Newsdesk Ryan Tubridy and Aoibhinn Ni Shuilleabhain have proven to be the ultimate professionals in a new portrait.
Freya Drohan Broadcaster Ryan Tubridy revealed that his interview with controversial actor Ryan O’Neal left him feeling uncomfortable.
Patricia Murphy Russell Crowe has no time for those who can’t clap in time to a beat or so he told last night’s Late Late Show audience.
Patricia Murphy Actor Ryan O’Neal was the subject on the fingertips of baffled Irish Twitter users last night after making an inappropriate sexual joke about his daughter Tatum.
Kim Bielenberg 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 as its shining star of Saturday night.
Kim Bielenberg 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.
Ian O'Doherty One of the most enduring sources of entertainment for those who like to give RTE a good kicking is the salaries of its stars. Of course, the people most appreciative of such quibbling are those Montrose mandarins who have proved rather adept at using this public resentment as a handy negotiating tactic whenever it's...
Aoife Kelly Russell Crowe will appear on Friday night’s Late Late Show with Ryan Tubridy.
By Elaine McCahill Renua leader Lucinda Creighton has accused RTE presenters of being hostile when interviewing politicians.
John Drennan All the public attention may have been on Terence Flanagan's Father Dougal moment on Drivetime where one-third of Renua's parliamentary party stuttered to a halt on the minor issue of...
Shane Doran RTE has decided to end the Saturday Night Show, hosted by Brendan O'Connor, when this, its fifth season, concludes on May 30 .
David Kearns Ian Dempsey has hit out at RTE for failing to mention the passing of Tony Fenton on the Late Late Show.
Claire O'Mahony I do not expect to be talking to Diarmuid Gavin about ballet. Coloured balls and concrete pods and gardens suspended from a crane, yes, but ballet and romance? It doesn't exactly fit with his image as the bad boy of gardening.
Elaine McCahill Ryan Tubridy has said that he will always be thankful to Tony Fenton for taking him under his wing when he started out.
Aoife Kelly Piers Morgan's lively and entertaining interview with Ryan Tubridy on the Late Late Show last night traversed many topics and it looks like the two broadcasters continued their banter long after the show.
Kirsty Blake Knox Expatriates missing the drama of Carrigstown or Ryan Tubridy's late-night offerings will now be able to catch up with their favourite shows on RTE's International Player App.
Former Munster, Ireland and Lions legend Ronan O'Gara has claimed that all was rosy at home after his now infamous Late Late Show comment.
Darragh McManus EUROSONG: WHAT:The annual contest to decide what song won't win the Eurovision for Ireland.
Aoife Kelly A listener to Ryan Tubridy's 2FM radio show has credited the broadcaster's interview with John Connell about depression with saving his life.
Aoife Kelly Philip Boucher Hayes is used to dealing with crime, albeit indirectly through the medium of CrimeCall on RTE every month.
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