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Doireann Garrihy leaves SPIN 1038’s Zoo Crew

She has been hosting the night time show with Martin Guilfoyle


SPIN 1038 has announced that Doireann Garrihy is leaving the Zoo Crew.

The social media star turned TV presenter will leave the evening show, which she co-hosted with Martin Guilfoyle.

According to the radio station: “Doireann Garrihy and Marty Guilfoyle will move to present their own individual shows elsewhere on the SPIN schedule.

“Doireann is set for a new weekend show while Marty will host his own night time music slot, SPIN Xtra (weeknights from 10pm).”

Meanwhile the Zoo Crew will now be hosted by Laura Bracken and Jaz Keane.


Doireann and Marty will host their final show together this evening from 7pm.

The Dubliner took to Instagram to confirm the news.


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Well Marto, today’s the day. After a year and a half of having the absolute craic and calling it work, it’s time for a Zoo Crew mic drop 🎤💥 It’s onto the next chapter for the pair of us 💪🏻❤️ We cannot thank each and every listener enough for tuning into the show, whether we had you from day one or we gained your ears along the way! The pleasure has been all ours and Marto, I’m going to miss you every day. But we’re both sticking with the SPIN family! I’m working on a brand new show, coming soon 😉And tune into Martin on Spin Xtra weeknights from 10pm. Tonight’s our final #ZooCrew , we’d love you to join us from 7pm. HUP!!! Xxx

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Their show has been award-winning, winning Best Radio Show at The Gossies 2018 and recently won silver at the IMRO Awards for ‘Best General Music Program’.

It’s no surprise Doireann is moving to a less intensive role, she begins filming The Podge and Rodge show for RTE next Sunday.


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These 90 seconds literally sum up nearly a year and a half on the #ZooCrew with Doireann. Nothing but smiles and laughter. 🙌 We honestly can’t thank you enough if you ever tuned in and put up with our messing. We are both still sticking with Spin. 🎶 I’m the new host of Spin Xtra and Doireann has a new weekend show in the pipeline not to mention her forthcoming tv work. Doireann, I cannot wait to see you on our screens more with Podge & Rodge and The Doireann Project, you will have the country in absolute knots.😂😂 Our last show is tonight from 7pm so we would love you to join us one last time as the #ZooCrew. 😁 We will still wreck your head on your timeline when we are hanging out don’t worry 😇😂

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Marty put up an emotional post on his Instagram confirming the news, and saying the last year and a half has been nothing but “smiles and laughter”.