Meanwhile the household has been up to ninety with girlfriend Aoibhinn Ní Shúilleabháin also working and studying hard on a Ph D.The 2FM presenter said that Ní Shúilleabháin is “tremendous”.Garrett ran unsuccessfully for the Pembroke-Rathmines ward of Dublin City Council at the 2009 local elections.During the election campaign Ryan was advised against making public appearances alongside his brother.He is a huge supporter of Esker Amateur Boxing Club from Lucan and has publicy backed their Let's Build Esker Boxing Club clubhouse building campaign since 2012. He studied for his Bachelor of Arts (BA) at University College, Dublin (UCD), where he was a member of the Fianna Fáil Kevin Barry Cumann and was active in the Students' Union and Belfield FM, as well as the Dún Laoghaire branch of Ógra Fianna Fáil.As part of a two-book deal with Harper Collins—and in a nod to his passion for U. politics—Tubridy penned JFK in Ireland, a profile of U. Experienced in Greek and Latin, he was schooled alongside Craig Doyle and Ryle Nugent.From 2002 until 2005 he presented RTÉ 2fm's morning breakfast show, The Full Irish.
He vowed to bring back Gay Byrne's "one for everybody in the audience" catchphrase, described by Will Hanafin in the Irish Independent as an attempt to "dig up more old relics than archaeologists would on an excavation", in reference to Tubridy's passion for history.whose father, Todd Andrews, was a prominent associate of Fianna Fáil founder Éamon de Valera and held a number of posts in semi-state companies.A maternal uncle, Niall Andrews, was a TD and MEP, while another maternal uncle, David Andrews, was an Irish Government minister.In 20 he presented a game show called All Kinds of Everything.He presented the RTÉ People in Need Telethon in 20. This was his own live Saturday night talk show, seen as a successor to Kenny Live (formerly Saturday Night Live).Tubridy will be taking a break from 2FM in July as he heads to BBC Radio 2 to sit in for Simon Mayo.