Virgin Media TV host Muireann O’Connell has shared her engagement news with her longtime partner.
The Ireland AM presenter revealed this morning that her boyfriend asked the question while the couple were on vacation in Kerry over the weekend.
The Limerick native shared a post on Instagram that shows the reaction of fellow Ireland AM Alan Hughes and Tommy Bowe to the news.
The photo shows the moment the pair “finally spotted the ring”.
Along with the photo, Ms O’Connell wrote: âExactly how I wanted it to happen; @tommybowe & @alanhughestv announcing my engagement to the world after finally spotting the ring.
Ms O’Connell grew up in a house with four children and after studying English, Sociology and Politics in Galway, she traveled to Australia.
Back home, a friend sent her an ad looking for drivers for the Live 95 radio station. She started picking up occasional airtime slots, then moved to SPIN Southwest, where she initially moved to SPIN Southwest. hosted the late night show, then an afternoon talk show.
After moving to Dublin and joining Phantom FM, she worked on 98FM, Today FM, then turned to television on Virgin Media Ireland.