RSVP Magazine

Louis Walsh Set to Present Travel Show for RTE

Louis Walsh is set to become a TV presenter as he fronts his own travel programme for RTE. The X-Factor judge is set to make the New Frontiers-type show by showing viewers around Miami, where he has a holiday home. According to the Mirror, RTE has set up a production team for the Mayo man […]

Texas Rose Haley O’Sullivan Crowned This Year’s Rose Of Tralee

Another year and another new Rose of Tralee and this year the coveted crown went to Haley O’Sullivan who was representing Texas. Haley became the first US Rose to win the title in six years and looked stunned when presenter Daithi O Se read out her name just after 11pm last night. Haley is 25-years-old, […]

Man Banned From Every Farm In The Country After Interfering With A Goat

A 23-year-old man has pleaded guilty to having intercourse with a goat at a farm in Wiltshire last April. Robert Newman had initially denied the charge but changed his plea to guilty on Monday at North West Wiltshire Magistrates court in Chippenham. According the Robert has been banned from every farm in the country […]

The Rose Of Tralee – An Embarrassment Or A Celebration?

With this year’s Rose of Tralee International Festival now underway, you can catch the final tonight if you missed last night, there has been a huge amount of debate surrounding the competition, with some people deeming it as a dated beauty pageant. Sunday Independent journalist Kathy Harrington spoke to Ryan Tubridy on Monday morning about […]

We’re Loving…Nathan Carter’s ‘Wagon Wheel’!

He was the hot topic of conversation on Today FM’s KC Show last week, when listeners called and text in their droves to give their mixed opinions on his hit single. But one thing’s for sure – ‘Wagon Wheel’, the song by Nathan Carter that’s being played in clubs and radio stations across the country […]

Queen of England Looking For A Maid

A job advertisement for a position as maid to the Queen of England has been withdrawn after a series of complaints about the mean salary. The advertisement stated the palace was looking for a maid for a £270 a week position. “High quality cleaning, presentation and guest care in the post-holder’s designated area, consisting of […]

Niall Horan Dating Ellie Goulding

Have your tissues at the ready ladies as it has been reported that One Direction’s Niall Horan is now dating singer Ellie Goulding. The British Daily Mirror has said the pair spent the evening together at Sunday night’s Kings of Leon concert where Niall even gave Ellie a cheeky snog. The couple reportedly got together […]

Gerald and Lisa Brave The Elements To Watch Eminem At Slane Castle

Looks like Gerald Kean is back on track after spending the last number of weeks in hospital recovering from a nasty insect bite he received while holidaying in Portugal, and if this picture taken at the Eminem concert in Slane this evening is anything to go by, the fun loving solicitor and on-off girlfriend Lisa […]

Wife Cuts Off Husbands Penis

There is a saying that goes ‘there is no revenge so complete as forgiveness’ but we have a funny feeling that forgiveness will be a long timing coming for this particular couple. It was reported yesterday that a Brazilian wife has cut off her husband’s penis after she discovered he was carrying on with another […]

Big Losses At Hewson’s Ethical Clothing Firm

Bono and Ali Hewson ethical clothing company Edun Apparel has reported recorded a loss of €5.9m for last year, this is after a loss of €6.3m in 2011 bringing total losses to nearly €40m in total. The concept behind the company was to encourage fair trade in Africa while creating contemporary fashion pieces. The couple […]

New Study Reveals Heavy Coffee Drinkers Die Early

Don’t shoot the messenger, but a new study has revealed that drinking too much coffee could shorten your lifespan. The study, which involved more than 40,000 adults, may make you reconsider your morning coffee. According to the study, which was carried out my by Dr. Carl Lavie, professor of medicine at the John Ochsner Heart […]

TV3’s Apprentice Spelling Hiccup

Alan Sugar would have something to say about this one. Yesterday saw the launch of TV3’s autumn schedule and one show that will be back on our screens will be Celebrity Apprentice. Contestants Emma Quinlan, John McGuire, Nick Lesson and Amanda Brunker posed for pictures at the event with Caroline Downey and although they were all smiles and […]

Toddler Attacked By Tapir Is Released From Hospital

The toddler who was attacked by a tapir in Dublin Zoo, has thankfully been released from hospital. It has been over a week since the 2-year-old was mauled during a supervised visit at the zoo. Her mother Patricia Frost was also injured during the attack as he tried to save her daughter who was knocked […]

Coronation Street Actor Suspended Over ‘Rape’ Rap Lyrics

Coronation Street actor Chris Fountain has been suspended from the show after YouTube videos show his rapper alter-ego ‘The Phantom’ bragging about rape. Chris, 25, who plays Tommy, made a series of online videos in which he can be seen wearing a mask and rapping about rape. The raps have upset a lot of people […]

Rob And Amy Back Together

It has been reported that rugby star Rob Kearney has gotten back together with his ex-girlfriend Susie Amy after the couple split last year, as work saw them spending a lot of time apart. But it looks like things are back on track after Rob invited Amy to his brother Richard’s weekend wedding. Tweeting the […]

Gay Byrne Puts Financial Strain Behind Him

Broadcaster Gay Byrne seems to be putting his financial woes behind him after his pension was wiped out in the banking crisis. The TV star returned to work part-time after admitting his pension was wiped and his investments were under severe pressure but recent figures show that his media firm, Gabbro Ltd, has flourished in […]

Rob Is Not Sharing His Leaving Cert Results

Everyone wants to know, how did Rob get on in his Irish oral? Kilkenny student Robert Slater caught the public’s attention when he uploaded a video of his mother giving out to him over his lack of study for his Irish oral exam. The poor mother, who was clearly frustrated over her sons lazy tendencies […]

Retired Couple Face Jail For Not Paying TV Licence

RSVP was shocked to hear that a retired husband and wife may face a jail sentence next week for not paying their TV licence. John Young, 65 and his wife Angela, 63, who is wheelchair-bound could face up to 30 days in jail if they don’t pay the €1,200 fine but the pensioner don’t have […]

RSVP September 2013

Miriam O’Callaghan We recently caught up with Miriam at the launch of the autumn schedule, where the emphasis was on the Kenny Factor and its likely resulting fallout in RTÉ. Here, the popular presenter opens up about her former colleague’s new venture, rumours of rivalry and how she has achieved the perfect balance between her […]

Confirmed: Lucy Kennedy to Co-Host New TV3 Chat Show

It has been rumoured for days but now we hear exclusively that it is confirmed, Lucy Kennedy will be the new host of an afternoon show for TV3 to rival RTE. The mother-of-two has just signed a contract to partner up with Martin King for a new daytime talk show that will kick off in […]