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Atlantic Radio


Atlantic Radio was run by Joe Delaney and Johnny Kirrane in the ’70s and broadcast from a caravan at Navin’s Quarry in Co Mayo. Johnny Kirrane was known on air as ‘Big John’.

The station only ran for a few weeks. They had stolen power from a nearby office and were cut off when it was discovered.

The station returned in the 1980s broadcasting from Hollymount, Co Mayo.

Thanks to Mike for his help with this page.

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