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Ennis Local Radio


Ennis Local Radio was a pirate station based in Co Clare from 1978 – 1979. It was operated by Tony Gartland in studios on Parnell St in the heart of Ennis. Uniquely at the time it ran pre-recorded programming as a precaution against a raid.

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