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ABC Radio April 4th 1987

From Waterford's ABC Radio this is a recording from April 4th 1987.

From Waterford’s ABC Radio this is a recording from April 4th 1987.

As Friday night turns to Saturday morning, this is Timmy Ryan with Rock 101..

From 8.30am this is John Savage with the Breakfast programme…

Donegal Community Radio April 8th 1987

This is a recording of Donegal Community Radio from April 8th 1987 which was recorded off 99.8MHz FM. Based in Letterkenny, they were also on 103MHz, and 945kHz MW.
Pat McGrath is on air from 5pm.

While you’re listening you are invited to visit the Donegal Community Radio station page and if there’s anything you can add to it please get in touch

Radio Retro, archiving Irish radio broadcasts in collaboration with Gary Hogg

Energy 103 April 17th 1987

From Good Friday, April 17th 1987 this is a recording of Colm Hayes on Energy 103's breakfast show, recorded off 738kHz. We join the programme at 7.35am. Fionnuala Sweeney (pictured) reads the News.
There's also a short snippet of Ernie Gallagher's programme which followed at 10am.

From Good Friday, April 17th 1987 this is a recording of Colm Hayes on Energy 103’s breakfast show, recorded off 738kHz. We join the programme at 7.35am. Fionnuala Sweeney (pictured in the Energy 103 Production Studio) reads the News.
There’s also a short snippet of Ernie Gallagher’s programme which followed at 10am.

Colm Hayes from 7.35am

Ernie Gallagher from 10am


This recording is by very kind courtesy of Gary Hogg and the photo is thanks to Mike Mahon

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts since 2002

Horizon Radio April 17th 1987

This is a recording of the Kerry pirate station Horizon Radio from April 17th 1987.  Francis Jones presents The Mad Hatters Ball from 9.48pm.

This is a recording of the Kerry pirate station Horizon Radio from April 17th 1987. Francis Jones presents The Mad Hatters Ball from 9.48pm.

Radio Retro: archiving Irish radio broadcasts since 2002

Radio West April 19th 1987

An edition of Radio West’s Anorak Show with Captain West and Don Allen hosting. This episode features an extensive interview with Heddy Eddie who talks about a raid on Radio Boyneside which had taken place earlier in the week.

Boyneside Radio April 19th 1987

From Drogheda in Louth this is Boyneside Radio on 1305kHz with Dermot Kearns asking the questions days after the station was raided. This recording starts at 12.05pm.

Following DK Asks The Questions, Heddy Eddie presents the Double Top 10 Show from 1.30pm.

These recordings are with kind courtesy of Gary Hogg

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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