Julie Jay is a writer, presenter and stand-up comic. She is co-host of the Up to 90 podcast with Emma Doran which will be recorded live on Sunday in the Spailpín Fánach, as part of Cork Podcast Festival
Thu, 10 Oct, 2019
As the networks get ready to release their autumn/winter highlights, Netflix was fast out of the blocks to announce that season three of The Crown will arrive on Sunday, November 17.
Thu, 15 Aug, 2019
Dancing With The Stars brought Fred Cooke a whole new audience – kids just can’t get enough of the funnyman. On the eve of a new tour, he tells Esther McCarthy how the show transformed his career.
Fri, 14 Jun, 2019
Comedian Fred Cooke has made no joke about his delight that a life-long friend looks set to retain her seat on Meath Co. Council.
Sun, 26 May, 2019
The best Ireland's country music scene has to offer will be lining up for this Friday's Late Late Show Country Special in what has been dubbed a 'family affair'.
Thu, 02 May, 2019
It’s Dancing with the Stars finale weekend. Esther McCarthy goes behind the scenes to meet the backstage team
Thu, 21 Mar, 2019
All the contestants had to dance on the double, with the St Patrick’s Day special featuring one dance apiece to contemporary Irish music.
Sun, 17 Mar, 2019
In what was a Eurovision-themed Dancing with the Stars quarter-final, Johnny Ward was the celebrity who was singing the high notes as he not only got a maximum 30 points from the judges, but also won the ‘Eurothon’ dance-off.
Sun, 10 Mar, 2019
It was the final whistle for former Dublin footballer Denis Bastick, who last night became the sixth
Mon, 04 Mar, 2019
Noel Baker It was black tie night on Dancing With The Stars, but not all contestants will go to the ball.
Tue, 26 Feb, 2019
It’s the end of the line for The Young Offenders star Demi Isaac Oviawe, who is the latest celeb to get the boot from Dancing with the Stars.
Sun, 17 Feb, 2019
Switch-up week in Dancing with the Stars saw some of the contestants really switch-on with a change of partner — but for others it proved to be a real turn-off.
Sun, 10 Feb, 2019
Holly Carpenter couldn’t hide her disappointment after becoming the second celebrity eliminated from Dancing with the Stars.
Sun, 27 Jan, 2019
Here's your lunchtime bulletin.
Fri, 11 Jan, 2019
HIS cha cha charm offensive on Sunday night’s Dancing with the Stars brought the studio audience to their feet.
The new series kicks off Sunday, January 6 for a 12-week run.
Sat, 08 Dec, 2018
"Since retiring from Dublin football I always wanted to try new things, I never imagined that this would be one of those things though!"
Wed, 05 Dec, 2018
The stars will join Mairead Ronan, Eilish O’Carroll, Darren Kennedy, Fred Cooke and Holly Carpenter on series three of the show.
After much speculation the two stars revealed that they will strut their stuff on the dance floor for series three of the show.
Tue, 04 Dec, 2018
Des O’Driscoll shares the latest news from the world of entertainment.
Fri, 06 Oct, 2017
Renowned worldwide for their razor-sharp wit and cutting sense of humour, Corkonians are getting their very own comedy festival.
Thu, 07 Jul, 2016
Sat, 28 Nov, 2015
MUSIC NEWS: Apple Music, the new streaming music service gets a boost today with the release of Dr Dre’s Compton: A Soundtrack exclusively on that facility and the almost traditional format, iTunes.
Fri, 07 Aug, 2015
Liverpool have another chance to chase a place in next season’s Champions League as they begin their UEFA Europa League campaign.
Thu, 19 Feb, 2015
It manages to be hilarious and romantic all at the same time.
Thu, 02 Oct, 2014
The hit show is back on RTÉ 2 for it's third season.
Tue, 23 Sep, 2014
Fred Cooke did a spectacular job for RTÉ of mortifying this girl in Dublin’s Powerscourt Centre.
Wed, 27 Nov, 2013
Secretly, I always wanted to give stand-up a shot. I was, depending on the class, relatively funny in school.
Wed, 04 Sep, 2013
GIG WISE: It’s the hottest ticket in town … Dingle town at least, and probably the entire country.
Fri, 23 Nov, 2012
Some of Ireland’s top comedians are set to gather in Stradbally this September for the Electric Picnic comedy tent.
Fri, 10 Aug, 2012
AN on-site beauty salon, cinema and hot showers are just some of the things thousands of festival-goers descending on Mitchelstown, Co Cork, can expect this weekend.
Thu, 28 Jul, 2011
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