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Ringsend Community Radio

RINGSEND COMMUNITY RADIO


David Baker on air 1984
Courtesy of David

Ringsend Community Radio was an 80s Dublin seasonal community pirate which appeared on air for annual local festivals. It was one of a number of similar stations established by Dave Reddy which would ‘pop up’ in whatever town was holding a summer festival.

It first appeared on July 9th 1982 testing on 1512kHz and identifying as Radio Ringsend. It was on air for the Ringsend Community Fortnight.

Frequency Logs

  • 1982 July – 1512kHz/199m (Anorak’s Diary)
  • 1987 August – 103.5MHz; 1530kHz (Anoraks UK)

Further Reading

Dave Reddy and the Good Old Days – NewsFour

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