Today with Sean O’Rourke


September sees the welcome return of RTÉ Radio 1's Today with Sean O'Rourke. Broadcasting weekday mornings from 10am to 12pm Today with Sean O'Rourke is Ireland's #1 mid-morning radio show with a listenership of 319,000*.

The big interviews, panel discussions, human interest stories and live music all contribute to the show's success as the 7th most listened to radio show in the country.

Post Budget Day is a big day in the Sean O'Rourke calendar when the Minister for Finance makes his first port of call to the RTÉ Radio studios. This dedicated show is synonymous with Budget day as Sean hosts his annual budget phone-in special giving Radio 1 listeners the opportunity to put their concerns and questions to the Finance Minister live on air.

Regularly broadcasting from the National Ploughing Championships, Today with Sean O'Rourke is well-known for his interviews at the Ploughing with President Higgins. Popular show features include The Friday Gathering, The Monday Sports Panel and The Book of the Month. Regular contributors include Dr. Harry Barry, psychotherapist Enda Murphy and motoring expert Anton Savage.

*Source: JNLR/IPSOS MRBI 2019/2
THE SPONSORSHIP PACKAGE
Sponsor credited stings 6 x 10" stings per day / 30 per week
Sponsor credited promos 7 x premium station promos across the RTÉ Radio 1 schedule, see schedule below
Podcast sponsorship 1 x sponsor credited sting to feature at the beginning of every show podcast during the sponsorship term
RTÉ Digital 1 x sponsor credited leaderboard to feature on the Today with Sean O'Rourke homepage
 

WEEKLY CROSS STATION PROMO SPOT TIMES

DAY SHOW TIME LISTENERSHIP
MONDAY LIVELINE 1.45PM - 3.00PM 372,000
TUESDAY RISING TIME 5.30AM - 7.00PM 44,000
WEDNESDAY DRIVETIME WITH MARY WILSON 4.30OM - 7.00PM 221,000
THURSDAY LIVELINE 1.45PM - 3.00PM 372,000

SATURDAY

SATURDAY SPORT 2.00PM - 6.00PM 187,000
SUNDAY SUNDAY SPORT 2.00PM - 6.00PM 195,000

Sponsorship Fee

12 Months €300,000
6 Months €165,000

For more information please contact:

tara.farrell@rte.ie 01 208 3430
gerry.mcguinness@rte.ie 01 208 2963
ruth.kennedy@rte.ie 01 208 2099
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