venerdì 27 agosto 2010

RTÉ Radio coverage of All Ireland finals 2010

Irish public broadcaster RTÉ has published details of its worldwide coverage of the All Ireland Finals on 4 and 18 September 2010:

Britain: Across most of Britain, listeners can receive coverage on Long Wave 252 kHz. In addition RTÉ Radio 1 is available on the UK free to air satellite platform Freesat on channel 750.

Worldwide: Across the world, the match commentaries will be available online at

Shortwave to Africa: In Africa, where many Irish people live and work, often in relative isolation with poor communications, RTÉ is providing special transmissions on shortwave radio:

  • To South Africa: 1200-1600 UTC on 7265 kHz
  • To East Africa: 1200-1400 UTC on 15400kHz, 1400-1600 on 11695 kHz
  • To West Africa: 1330-1400 on 15445 kHz, 1400-1530 on 11805 kHz

Satellite Radio: Across the world, the match commentaries will be available on satellite radios on WRN2, channel 328.

Intelsat Service: For the first time, RTÉ Radio is providing a dedicated satellite radio feed of the finals. Full coverage from 1200-1600 UTC Irish time will be available on Intelsat (C Band) Channel 10: GAA Special. The coverage of the service is extensive - from western Africa over to Australia, as well as throughout most of Europe and Asia.

(RTÉ website via Media Network)