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Arklow Community Radio

Arklow Community Radio

ARKLOW COMMUNITY RADIO

Arklow Community Radio was a south Wicklow-based pirate station which was on air from 1982 to 1988.

It was a true community radio station, operating as a co-op and available on 239m (1251kHz) and anywhere between 98.9MHz – 99.3 at various times.

In early 1983 it was logged on 99FM.

Radio Retro

Frequency Logs

  • 1982 August – 99.2MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1982 December – 99.2MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1983 April – 99.3MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1983 July – 98.9MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1983 October – 99.2MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (Recording)
  • 1984 May – 99.1MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1984 November – 99.0MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1985 February – 99.0MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1985 March – 99.0MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1985 July – 99.0MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1985 November – 99.2MHz; 1251kHz / 239m MW (DX Archive)
  • 1987 February – 1251kHz (DX Archive)
  • 1988 January – 99.2MHz; 1251kHz
  • 1988 July – 99.2MHz only (DX Archive)

Anorak Facts

  • Address: 77a Lower Main Street, Arklow, Co Wicklow
  • Telephone number was 9728, later 39728

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