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Radiowaves News Archives – November 20th 2002

Liffey Sound FM, a new temporary community station, launched to Celbridge, Co Kildare yesterday. Broadcasting on 96.0MHz, it will run until December 15th. Programmes are mainly live and are made exclusively from people in Celbridge, Lucan, Maynooth and Celbridge.

Radiowaves News Archives – April 2nd 2004

The BCI have announced the award of two five year community licences in regard to the first phase of licensing of further community radio services. The licences for the franchise areas of West Dublin and Lucan have been awarded in principle to Dublin West Access Radio and Liffey Sound FM respectively. The licences are subject to the successful conclusion of contract negotiations.
Speaking in relation to the announcement, the BCI’s Chief Executive Michael O’Keeffe said: “We are pleased to announce the award of the licences in these franchise areas to Liffey Sound FM and Dublin West Access Radio. We look forward to concluding contract negotiations at an early date with both groups. I am confident that these stations will provide a truly community based service which will complement the existing services on offer in these areas.”

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