This is a short recording of Cavan pirate station Breffni Radio from December 23rd 1984. It has a few edits but is worth a listen.
Christmas Day 1984 on Radio Nova. First, we have Denis Murray from 10.45am and he’s followed by Tony Allan (right), along with an assortment of guests, from 2pm.
10:45 Denis Murray
14:00 Tony Allan
Photograph of Tony Allan is by very kind courtesy of Joseph King
Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts since 2002
Radio Nova says goodbye to their annus horribilis. Tony Allan (right) sees in 1985 with the help of plenty of studio invasions. This recording has large segments missing and is mostly airchecked.
This recording is courtesy of Chris Ridley; photo is thanks to Joseph King
Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio recordings since 2002
Cavan Community Radio welcomes in 1985 in this recording that starts just before midnight.