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ABC Radio

Waterford pirate ABC Radio from December 29th 1988

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.



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.