Brendan O’Connor – RTE Radio 1 – 11:00 – 13:00 Weekends – Sponsorship

Brendan O’Connor’s weekend show is RTÉ Radio 1’s flagship weekend radio show.

Broadcasting since March 2020, Brendan O’ Connor now enjoys an audience of 351,000* on Saturdays and 323,000* on Sundays and is now positioned as the 3rd and 9th most popular national radio show. Brendan brings his inimitable blend of wit and curiosity to the show with a mix of entertainment, in-depth interviews, discussions and current affairs. Sunday’s newspaper review panel features top commentators from the business, political and media world.

*Source: JNLR/ IPSOS MRBI 2020/3


Sponsorship Available 2022 / 2023

Weekends, 11am – 1pm


*Source: JNLR/ IPSOS MRBI 2020/3

Sponsorship Package

Sponsor Stings 4 x 10’ sponsor credited stings every Saturday (11am – 1pm)
4 x 10’ sponsor credited stings every Sunday (11am – 1pm)
4x Sponsor credited cross station pre-promos 4 x sponsor credited cross station pre-promos
Friday in Morning Ireland (459,000 listeners)
Friday in Liveline (343,000 listeners)
Saturday in Playback (310,000 listeners)
Sunday in Sunday with Miriam (312,000 listeners)
Podcast Sponsorship 1 x sponsor credited sting preceding every show podcast
Homepage sponsorship 1 x sponsor banner on homepage


NB: All sponsors are subject to RTÉ Sponsorship clearance. Category restrictions apply.