Ryan Tubridy to leave the Late Late Show

Irish TV presenter Ryan Tubridy is about to step down as host of the Late Late Present, RTÉ has introduced.

The broadcaster has hosted the chat present since 2009 after he took over from Pat Kenny.

He was the programme’s third everlasting host, following Mr Kenny and Homosexual Byrne, who fronted the present for nearly 4 a long time.

Mr Tubridy’s closing programme can be broadcast on Friday, 26 Could on RTÉ One.

No choice has been made on who will succeed him because the present’s host.