RAY FOLEY has been announced as the new voice of afternoons on Today FM, leaving Cork’s Red FM after six years with the station.
The Mayo radio presenter is no stranger to Today FM listeners, having presented a multi-award-winning show on the station for many years.
"You just can’t imagine how excited I am to start afternoons on Today FM, I’m so buzzing to get started with a brand-new show," Ray said.
"Our last song in 2012 was Example - We’ll Be Coming Back For You One Day and now we are!”
Rival radio-show presenter Ross Browne, who presents the breakfast show on 96FM, had a tongue-in-cheek response to the news.
“We’re not concerned with what the show that we’re beating is doing," he said. "We focus on us and what we do and our chemistry and content speak for itself.
Today FM has announced a whole schedule shakeup with Pamela Joyce set to host her own lunchtime show. and Early Breakfast presenter Paula MacSweeney taking up a new slot in the evenings. Ian Dempsey is adding an extra hour to his morning show.
“I’m going to try and still get up at the same time (5am) but just do things quicker at home!," Ian said.
“Today FM has previously, and now will once again, be the home of the best music and entertainment talent in radio," James Brownlow, Managing Editor, Music & Entertainment, Bauer Media Audio Ireland said.