The SMEDIAS are proud partners with Raidió Rí Rá to provide the ‘Iriseoireach trí Ghaeilge – Raidió’ award.
This award will be given to the best radio production through Irish. This can include news broadcasts, panel discussions, interviews, music show, and other news and current affairs related shows. The show can be produced for broadcast on student, local or national radio but must not be for paid work or professionally assisted.
Raidió Rí-Rá is a chart topping music station that broadcasts entirely through Irish. Raidió Rí-Rá can be heard 24/7 online.
Established in 2008, Raidió Rí-Rá works with leading musicians such as Picture This, The Academic, Gavin James and Kodaline. Along with this, big stars are often heard on Raidió Rí-Rá such as Ronan Keating, Nicky Byrne and The Coronas.
Raidió Rí-Rá is run by Raidió X Teoranta with support from Conradh na Gaeilge and funded by the Department of Culture, Heritage and the Gaeltacht through the Irish Language Fund from National Lottery Proceeds.
We are delighted Raidió Rí-Rá sponsors the ‘Iriseoireach trí Ghaeilge – Raidió’ award as it shows their support the future of Irish language radio.
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