Media on the move – The latest updates

12.12.16 Media on the move

Media on the move

Another Monday, another Media on the move blogpost full of the latest changes in the Irish media. 

So sit back and relax as we talk you through who has gone where. 

Kirstie McDermott

Kirstie has left her role as editor of STELLAR magazine.

She will still continue to work within the media industry and will continue to freelance for the Sunday Times.

Aidan Delaney

Aidan is now a news and sport journalist with South East Radio. Aidan joins the South East Radio team from Beat 102 103.

Cian Murtagh

Cian is no longer with Newstalk. He is now a sports journalist for BBC Northern Ireland. He also writes for The Sunday Business Post.

Pat Leahy

Pat has been appointed Political Editor of The Irish Times.

Stephen Collins

Stephen is now a political columnist with The Irish Times. He previously held the role of political editor for 11 years before stepping down in December 2016.

His weekly column will begin in the new year and will appear each Thursday.

Padraig Hoare

Padraig is now a business reporter with the Irish Examiner. Padraig was previously acting political editor with the Evening Echo.


Caitriona Murphy

Caitriona has joined the Irish Farmers Journal news team as deputy news editor.


Frances Shanahan

Frances has retired from her role at RTÉ.

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