Damien McCaul (presenter)

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Damien McCaul
Born The Coombe Women's Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
Residence Dublin, Ireland
Nationality Irish
Other names "Damo"
Alma mater Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT)
Occupation Presenter
Employer Q102,98FM
Known for The Den

Damien McCaul is an Irish presenter.

Early life[edit]

McCaul was born at the Coombe Women's Hospital in Dublin.[1] He studied at Belevedere College and Dublin Institute of Technology (DIT).[1] He enjoys movies by the Coen Brothers and Martin Scorsese and books by Donna Tartt.[1] He owns a house in Glasnevin and regularly holidays abroad.[2]


McCaul used to present The Den, RTÉ's nationwide programming for children, where he worked alongside Dustin the Turkey for many years before quitting in May 2003.[3] He has also presented the breakfast show on RTÉ 2fm.


  1. ^ a b c "About Damo". Q102. 
  2. ^ "Me and My Money Damien McCaul". Irish Independent. 12 June 2007. Retrieved 12 June 2007. 
  3. ^ "Talent search for new Den presenter". RTÉ. 26 May 2003. Archived from the original on 9 April 2015. Retrieved 26 May 2003. Damien McCaul spent five years in the Den chair, helped along by Dustin and Soky and was replaced at the end of May. 
Preceded by
Gareth O'Callaghan
RTÉ 2fm's breakfast show
2000 – 2002
Succeeded by
The Full Irish