Recordings featuring Waterford

ABC RADIO

These are the final minutes of this Waterford giant before legislation enforced its – and all pirates – closure in December 1988.

The recording starts at 1.35pm.

WLR

WLR

Waterford pirate station WLR from December 30th 1988

This is the final 45 minutes of broadcasting from WLR (Waterford Local Radio) on December 30th 1988.

The recording is off 89.9MHz and starts at 5.20pm.

The station, along with all other pirates, was forced to close down thanks to new legislation.

ZENITH CLASSIC ROCK

Programming from the final evening of Zenith Classic Rock’s first temporary licensed run. This recording of the Waterford-based station starts at 7pm with Bob Lawrence on the air.

Then, from 8pm, Andy Ellis and Dave Hunt countdown the station’s Top 50 as they prepare to shut off the transmitter.