Local Business As Artistic Patron

Local Business As Artistic Patron

It used to be the case through history that business houses in Florence and other centres of art and power were among the greatest catalysts of artistic expression. The Dublin suburb of Stillorgan may not quite be in the same league as the home of the Medici’s...
TG4 Gains €1M Funding for 2018

TG4 Gains €1M Funding for 2018

TG4 is to benefit from an additional €958,000 funding from the Department of Communications, Climate Action and Environment. The funding to be drawn down in 2018 will go towards a number of initiatives relating to Bliain na Gaeilge and other specific projects. The new...
Could Pay TV Be Coming for Music?

Could Pay TV Be Coming for Music?

Virgin Media has confirmed that it will be charging a premium for access to Wednesday night Champions’ League football coverage, the rights to which it secured in May. At that time the channel was still known as TV3 and fully ‘free to air’, but the rebranding and the...
Orchestra Switch to NCH Is On

Orchestra Switch to NCH Is On

The Government is reported today to have agreed to the National Symphony Orchestra moving from RTÉ to the National Concert Hall. This was one of the recommendations suggested in April in the Boaden Report which RTÉ had commisioned to look at the overall structure and...