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Radio Telefís Éireann (RTÉ) is Ireland’s Public Service Broadcaster, a non-profit making organisation owned by the Irish people. RTÉ’s vision is to ‘grow the trust of the people of Ireland as it informs, inspires, reflects and enriches their lives’.

RTÉ is Ireland’s cross-media leader, providing comprehensive and cost-effective free-to-air television, radio and online services, which are of the highest quality and are impartial, in accordance with RTÉ’s statutory obligations.

RTÉ operates two complementary television channels, RTÉ One and RTÉ Two and four radio stations, RTÉ Radio 1, RTÉ 2fm, RTÉ lyric fm and RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta.

RTÉ also publishes Ireland’s best-selling magazine, the RTÉ Guide, operates Ireland’s leading teletext service, RTÉ Aertel, and provides a mix of up-to-the-minute and live news and other programmes and information via Ireland’s most visited media website, RTÉ.ie.

RTÉ is also a major contributor to the arts and has five performing groups - the RTÉ National Symphony Orchestra, the RTÉ Concert Orchestra, the RTÉ Vanbrugh Quartet, the RTÉ Philharmonic Choir and RTÉ Cór na nÓg.

The RTÉ Transmission Network is a wholly owned subsidiary and operates the nationwide transmission network.

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