Category: Media

Ep.31: Is your boyfriend gay? – Niamh Horan and Laylah Beattie on smears, pansexuality and fantasies

On this week’s Girls With Goals, we’re joined on the panel by Sunday Independent journalist Niamh Horan alongside writer and blogger Laylah Beattie. An advocate for trans people in Ireland since transitioning herself, Laylah wants to share her story in the hopes of helping other young people who are struggling with their gender identity. Well known for her divisive journalism, Niamh Horan speaks out … Read More Ep.31: Is your boyfriend gay? – Niamh Horan and Laylah Beattie on smears, pansexuality and fantasies


Brendan O’Connor’s Cutting Edge.

Joining the panel this week for the final Brendan O’Connor’s Cutting Edge of the season is Dr Ciara Kelly, Diarmuid Gavin and Laylah Beattie.


Women Who Inspire : Laylah Beattie, Writer, Model & Activist.

I catch up with this inspirational lady to see what makes her tick.


The Alison Spittle Show-Laylah Beattie

Alison meets writer, broadcaster and model, Laylah Beattie. They talk about being the Regina George in school, defence mechanisms, favourite Irish murderers, being the first transgender person on First Dates, being targeted by right-wing bloggers, what the food’s like at a psychiatric hospital, the patron saint of television and going through a nun’s skip.


David and Kyle. First Dates Ireland.

Watch my appearance on First Dates Ireland.


RTÉ 2Fm: The Nicky Byrne Show. Kyle and Laylah.

Chatting to Nicky Byrne and Jenny Greene about my experience on First Dates Ireland.

FM104 Guilt Trip With Laylah

I have to answer questions about my dating habits with guilty or not guilty.


Model Breaks Boundaries as She Appears as First Transgender Love Seeker on First Dates Ireland.

Wexford model Laylah — who was born a male called David — began the ­transition process two years ago and ­officially changed her name last September.


Sophie Meets: Laylah Beattie

Recently, our ambassador Sophie met with Laylah to have a chat about how her life is now.


Queer Irish To Watch Out For In 2018

Many talented Irish queers are making waves across the land.


Laylah Talks Trans Identity

Laylah Beattie, who prides herself on being an outspoken voice for the trans community.


Louise McSharry-No Filter.

Louise chats to Laylah Beattie for the second episode of her new podcast where she interviews inspirational Irish women.

Caitlyn Jenner on Laylah Beattie. “She looks fabulous.”

Caitlyn Jenner discussing Laylah Beattie.


Get to Know Transgender Activist David Beattie

As an author, blogger and model, DAVID BEATTIE, 19, is also a LEADING VOICE in TRANSGENDER RIGHTS in Ireland and beyond…



An article about transgender people in Ireland featuring an interview with me.

WATCH: This Irish Transgender Teen Strips Off To Show True Self For First Time

Following an in-depth discussion with Ryan Tubridy on the Late Late not too long ago, model, journalist and transgender-activist David Beattie has produced a plethora of videos about his life, depicting what it’s really like to grow up trans in Ireland.


Praise as David tells transgender story to Tubridy

There has been widespread praise for North Wexford teenager David Beattie who shared his transgender story with Ryan Tubridy on The Late Late Show last Friday night.

The Late Late Show: David Beattie

My appearance on the Irish talk show.

The Sun: Who is David Beattie? Irish journalist, blogger, model, author who has written about being transgender – here’s what we know

David Beattie is no ordinary teenager. At 19, he has had more success than many adults. He has written widely about being transgender and is now a leading voice in transgender rights in Ireland and further afield. Read More Viewers applaud transgender teen’s bravery on The Late Late Show

Viewers have applauded transgender teen David Beattie for his bravery speaking about his transition on The Late Late Show.