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CITY CENTRE RADIO June 6th 1985

From June 6th 1985 this is City Centre Radio, the Limerick pirate, recorded off FM from 1.26pm.

City Centre Radio station page

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts in collaboration with Ian Biggar

Radio Nova June 6th 1985

This is a recording of Radio Nova, the Dublin superpirate, which starts at just before midnight on June 6th 1985.

It features the final of the Funny Bubble Competition (an entry form is seen here in the Sunday World) live from Nova Park.

A whole host of Nova personalities – Tony Allan, John Clarke, Bob Gallico, Chris Cary & Colm Hayes – are involved as the winner is chosen from 12 finalists.

Henry Owens plays the tunes back in the studio and Bernie Jameson reads the news.

This recording was made in the NW of England and conditions are variable for the duration.


This Radio Nova recording / image is with kind courtesy of Gary Hogg / DX Archive

CITY CENTRE RADIO June 10th 1985

This is a recording of Pat Moloney on the Limerick pirate station City Centre Radio. It starts at just after midday on June 10th 1985.

City Centre Radio station page

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts in collaboration with Ian Biggar

If you have any old cassettes, digitised recordings, or radio recordings on a Mixcloud/Soundcloud account that we can add here, please get in touch – recordings@radiowaves.fm or use wetransfer to the same address.

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