RTÉ confirms Eoghan McDermott will not return to 2FM radio show

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Rté Confirms Eoghan Mcdermott Will Not Return To 2Fm Radio Show
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James Cox

RTÉ has confirmed that Eoghan McDermott will not return to 2FM.

The national broadcaster said his contract is due to expire.

The 2FM breakfast show will continue in a new direction with Doireann Garrihy staying on.

McDermott and Garrihy have presented the show for the past two years.

A statement read: “RTÉ confirms that Eoghan McDermott will not be returning to RTÉ 2FM. His contract is due to expire shortly. RTÉ is developing a new direction for the 2FM Breakfast Show which will be revealed in the coming weeks. Doireann Garrihy will remain with the show.”

The 37-year-old took unplanned annual leave in mid-February.

McDermott has worked on a number of projects across TV and radio since joining RTÉ from Spin FM in 2014.

 

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