The Pirate Closedowns of 1988 – December 30th Evening Newspapers

The Pirate Closedowns of 1988 - Radiowaves.fm
The Pirate Closedowns of 1988 - Radiowaves.fm

A look at this evening’s newspapers

As stations were dying, the evening newspapers were hitting the stands… below is the front page of Cork’s Evening Echo – and below that is the Evening Herald’s page 3 (tap them to read the full articles)

Stations to pull the plug
Pirate radio closedowns

Next, we return to the stations that had decided on a 6pm switch off…


The Pirate Closedowns of 1988 - Radiowaves.fm

December 30th
Afternoon Closedowns

December 30th
Q102 / Sunshine 101

The Pirate Closedowns of 1988 - Radiowaves.fm

In memoriam:
ABC Radio;
Carlow Local Radio;
Liberty 104;
Radio Snowflake;
Raidió Luimní;
WABC;