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# communicorp - Saturday 15 March, 2014

From TheJournal.ie Phantom FM 1996 – 2014: A brief history, by its staff — past, way past and pirate Fade To Black

Phantom FM 1996 – 2014: A brief history, by its staff — past, way past and pirate

The ‘Phantom’ name will soon disappear from the airwaves. It’s been a long, strange, journey from that first suburban shed studio to the heart of the Communicorp empire…

# communicorp - Saturday 15 February, 2014

From The Daily Edge Louise Duffy to replace KC on Today FM Radio Waves

Louise Duffy to replace KC on Today FM

Duffy moves from the early breakfast slot to replace the Cork man.

# communicorp - Thursday 6 February, 2014

Communicorp to snap up eight UK radio stations

It brings the total amount of stations owned by the company to 27.

# communicorp - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Adrian Kennedy departs for rival station morning slot in shock move Radio Wars 2

Adrian Kennedy departs for rival station morning slot in shock move

The late-night talk show host and co-presenter Jeremy Dixon are off to 98fm after a long association with FM104.

# communicorp - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

From TheJournal.ie Pat Rabbitte: I’ve no concerns about Denis O’Brien’s invite to Irish economic forum Media Ownership

Pat Rabbitte: I’ve no concerns about Denis O’Brien’s invite to Irish economic forum

The Communications Minister was asked this morning if he was equating media magnate Denis O’Brien with China. He denied he was.

# communicorp - Thursday 25 April, 2013

iRadio founder Dan Healy to head RTÉ 2fm

The new recruit has also worked at 98FM and Newstalk.

# communicorp - Tuesday 5 March, 2013

From The Score Oh captains, our captains: 22 reasons why we’ll miss the Off the Ball team Off The Ball

Oh captains, our captains: 22 reasons why we’ll miss the Off the Ball team

The five men who made Off The Ball famous resigned yesterday. Here are some of our favourite moments from the show.

# communicorp - Saturday 22 December, 2012

Change of CEO in Denis O’Brien’s radio group

Communicorp announced Gervaise Slowey as the new head of its radio group, replacing Paddy Halpenny.

# communicorp - Thursday 26 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Broadcasting Authority ‘not obliged’ to review Denis O’Brien’s media holdings Media

Broadcasting Authority ‘not obliged’ to review Denis O’Brien’s media holdings

The broadcasting watchdog says Denis O’Brien doesn’t “control” Independent News & Media – he just has “a substantial interest”.

# communicorp - Tuesday 24 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie BAI to write to O’Brien’s Communicorp to discuss media ownership Media

BAI to write to O’Brien’s Communicorp to discuss media ownership

The broadcasting watchdog will write to Denis O’Brien’s radio company, “on the subject matter of control and ownership”.

# communicorp - Friday 8 June, 2012

Independent News & Media chairman and finance chief voted off board INM

Independent News & Media chairman and finance chief voted off board

Today’s annual general meeting also saw director Paul Connolly survive a move to remove him from the board.

# communicorp - Wednesday 6 June, 2012

Denis O’Brien’s Digicel hits profits of more that $1bn

It’s the first time the telecoms group has reached profits of this level. It operates across the Caribbean, Central America and the Pacific.

# communicorp - Tuesday 15 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Denis O’Brien hits back at ‘malicious’ allegations over his editorial influence Denis O'Brien

Denis O’Brien hits back at ‘malicious’ allegations over his editorial influence

In a broadside attack published today in the Irish Times, the media tycoon attacked Eamon Dunphy and much of the Irish media for its coverage of him.

# communicorp - Friday 4 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Dunphy, Hook, Smyth, O’Brien and Byrne – the Twitter war Spat

Dunphy, Hook, Smyth, O’Brien and Byrne – the Twitter war

Well-known personalities have taken to Twitter to trade insults and rumours about the departures of Eamon Dunphy and Sam Smyth from their Sunday morning radio shows.

# communicorp - Tuesday 1 November, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Newstalk CEO and staff hit back at Dunphy’s ‘malicious allegations’ Dunphy

Newstalk CEO and staff hit back at Dunphy’s ‘malicious allegations’

Eamon Dunphy’s comments on his final show with the radio station at the weekend have provoked anger amongst management and staff.

# communicorp - Sunday 30 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie “Denis O’Brien hates journalism” – Eamon Dunphy’s last show on Newstalk Dunphy

“Denis O’Brien hates journalism” – Eamon Dunphy’s last show on Newstalk

It was revealed yesterday that Dunphy has quit his slot on the station. Today he’s revealed some of the reasons behind his decision.

# communicorp - Saturday 29 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Newstalk staff surprised by Eamon Dunphy departure Newstalk

Newstalk staff surprised by Eamon Dunphy departure

Broadcaster has announced that he’s walking from his Sunday morning show on Newstalk, blaming ‘management interference’.

# communicorp - Tuesday 25 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Today FM chief Willie O’Reilly to leave for RTÉ Radio

Today FM chief Willie O’Reilly to leave for RTÉ

He is to start with State broadcaster on 1 January in newly-created role of Group Commercial Director as RTÉ tries to drive commercial revenue.

# communicorp - Sunday 16 October, 2011

From TheJournal.ie Today FM’s Smyth changes topic during discussion about his own sacking Sam Smyth

Today FM’s Smyth changes topic during discussion about his own sacking

The journalist and broadcaster has reportedly been let go by Today FM, with his last show due to air in November.

# communicorp - Thursday 11 November, 2010

Denis O’Brien rumoured to have taken over Phantom

The BAI gives Communicorp the green light to take over the alt-music station – which has moved in with Today FM and Newstalk.