DONEGAL BROADCASTER WINS RADIO PRESENTER OF YEAR AWARD

first_imgA delighted Dónall Mac Ruairí with his trophy.Rann na Feirste broadcaster and musician Dónall Mac Ruairí was named Radio Presenter/Personality of the Year at the Celtic Media Festival in Dungarvan.Dónall presents the very popular music programme Cóisir Cheoil on RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta from Monday to Friday at 4.15 pm from the Doirí Beaga studios.The music mix on the programme features a variety of trad, folk, roots and world music, from the likes of Fidil, Eve Belle, Emma Ní Fhíoruisce, Flook, Caladh Nua, Baile an Salsa, Cúig, Kathleen MacInnes and Danú, to name but a few. The judges praised his broadcasting skills, and in particular how his personality shines through in his work.This summer, Dónall will be presenting a documentary-style series, Sin an Saol, featuring interviews with people who have enough years under their belts to be able to impart some wisdom on the lessons they have learned in life to the rest of us. He will also be one of the presenters on the afternoon music show Binneas Béil.As well as his broadcasting work, Dónall is well-known as a musician, and a member of the group Clann Mhic Ruairí, with his brother Tony, Seán and Aodh and his niece Megan. He is also a member of groups Blunderbrau and Innisfáil. He lives in Mullach Dubh with his wife Mary, and their two daughters Anu and Róise.DONEGAL BROADCASTER WINS RADIO PRESENTER OF YEAR AWARD was last modified: April 25th, 2016 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:Dónall Mac RuairídonegalRnaGlast_img