Morning Edition (RTÉ)

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Morning Edition
Genre News and Current Affairs
Presented by Keelin Shanley
Anthony Murnane
Country of origin Ireland
Original language(s) English, Irish
Production
Editor(s) Anthony Murnane
Location(s) RTÉ Television Centre
Camera setup Multi-camera
Running time 120 minutes
Broadcast
Original channel RTÉ One
RTÉ News Now
Original run 28 January 2013 (2013-01-28) – present
Chronology
Related shows RTÉ News
External links
Website

RTÉ Morning Edition is an Irish news programme broadcast on RTÉ One and RTÉ News Now.[1] It is produced by RTÉ News and Current Affairs.

Format[edit]

The programme airs every Monday to Friday from 09:00 to 11:00 and provides a live morning mix of news, sport, business, topical discussion and entertainment.[2] The main presenter is Keelin Shanley with Anthony Murnane as relief presenter.

The show was a success upon its launch.[3] The first show started at 09:00 on 28 January 2013 and the first season ran until May 2013. The show returned for a second season on 2 September 2013 and is currently airing at present on the channel.

Its biggest competitor is TV3's Ireland AM.

Programming[edit]

The programme launched on 28 January 2013.[4] The programme received some criticism from its launch as RTÉ does not provide any breakfast television programme with many believing the programme airs too late in the morning.[5]

References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.rte.ie/tv/programmes/morningedition.html
  2. ^ http://www.rte.ie/tv/programmes/morningedition.html
  3. ^ http://businessetc.thejournal.ie/rte-morning-edition-audience-figures-782463-Feb2013/
  4. ^ http://www.rte.ie/tv/programmes/morningedition.html
  5. ^ http://www.galwaynews.ie/30164-morning-edition-comes-life-much-too-late-breakfast