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February

Wonderland Radio November 1st 1984

This is Wonderland Radio from the Tallaght area of south Dublin. Recorded off 1359kHz on the morning of November 1st 1984, this is the breakfast programme with Seán Quinn on air starting at 7.53am.

This is Wonderland Radio from the Tallaght area of south Dublin. Recorded off 1359kHz on the morning of November 1st 1984, this is the breakfast programme with Seán Quinn on air starting at 7.53am.

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Midway Radio February 19th 1987

From Mullingar in Co Westmeath this is Dave Murphy (pictured) on Midway Radio, recorded from 104.7MHz FM.

From Mullingar in Co Westmeath this is Dave Murphy (pictured) on Midway Radio, recorded from 104.7MHz FM.

We join Dave as the midday news, read by Anne Dwyer, approaches.

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This recording and image is by very kind courtesy of Jess Codd.
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This recording is free to download for personal use only.
If you have any Midway Radio recordings or memorabilia that we can share, please contact us at recordings@radiowaves.fm

WBEN February 20th 1987

From February 20th 1987 this is a recording of WBEN off 98FM. Rob Allen is on air from 6.25pm.

WBEN station page


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Pulsar 98 February 22nd 1987

This is Brian Matthews (pictured) on the north Co. Dublin pirate Pulsar 98, which was also identifying as sister station Community Radio Fingal. 
This afternoon recording was made off 98.8MHz FM on February 22nd 1987.

This is Brian Matthews (pictured) on the north Co. Dublin pirate Pulsar 98, which was also identifying as sister station Community Radio Fingal.
This afternoon recording was made off 98.8MHz FM on February 22nd 1987.

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LLCR February 23rd 1987

 From February 23rd 1987 this is LLCR, the Dublin pirate based in the heart of the Liberties area of the city centre. The recording runs from 4.30pm through to 11pm and features 'Tony' at 4.30pm; Eddie O'Neill from 5pm; Tony Allan from 7pm and Derek Evans from 9pm.

From February 23rd 1987 this is LLCR, the Dublin pirate based in the heart of the Liberties area of the city centre. The recording runs from 4.30pm through to 11pm and features ‘Tony’ at 4.30pm; Eddie O’Neill from 5pm; Tony Allan from 7pm and Derek Evans from 9pm.

Listen to ‘Tony’ from 4.30pm

Listen to Eddie O’Neill from 5pm

Listen to Tony Allan from 7pm

Listen to Derek Evans from 9pm

Listen to the whole evening with the music stripped out


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Boyneside Radio February 25th 1987

Recorded from the Louth station's 105.5MHz Dublin relay, this is Boyneside Radio on the afternoon of February 25th 1987 with Ian Scott on the air from 4.25pm.

Recorded from the Louth station’s 105.5MHz Dublin relay, this is Boyneside Radio on the afternoon of February 25th 1987 with Ian Scott on the air from 4.25pm.


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More from Boyneside Radio or Ian Scott

Tallaght Community Radio February 26th 1987

This is a recording of the pirate station Tallaght Community Radio from February 26th 1987 taken off 1359kHz.

First, we hear from Annette Murray on ‘Good Morning Tallaght’ from 11.20am.
She’s followed by Mick Smith from midday.

Annette Murray

Mick Smith

We hope you’ve enjoyed this Radio Retro recording which was kindly donated to us by Chris Ridley.


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ICBS February 26th 1987

This is a recording of Barbara O'Toole on the religious Dublin pirate station Irish Christian Broadcasting Service from February 1987.

This is a recording of Barbara O’Toole on the religious Dublin pirate station Irish Christian Broadcasting Service from February 1987.



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Nitesky 96FM February 26th 1987

From February 1987 this is a recording of Nitesky 96, the alter-ego of nighttime service from Dublin's aternative music pirate Capitol Radio, broadcasting on 95.8MHz. Nick Carney is on air with his early evening show.

From February 1987 this is a recording of Nitesky 96, the alter-ego of nighttime service from Dublin’s aternative music pirate Capitol Radio, broadcasting on 95.8MHz. Nick Carney is on air with his early evening show.

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Sunshine Radio February 26th 1987

From early morning on February 26th 1987 this is the red hot sound of Sunshine 101 with Nails Mahoney and Justin McKenna doing the honours for the Dublin station. The recording was taken from 101.0MHz.

From early morning on February 26th 1987 this is the red hot sound of Sunshine 101 with Nails Mahoney and Justin McKenna doing the honours for the Dublin station. The recording was taken from 101.0MHz.

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Click on the name to hear lots more from Sunshine Radio or Nails Mahoney


Q102 February 26th 1987

This is a recording of Jason Maine from 7.45pm on February 26th 1987 on Q102, the Dublin superpirate.

This is a recording of Jason Maine (pictured) from 7.45pm on February 26th 1987 on Q102, the Dublin superpirate.

Q102 station page


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Photo is thanks to Richie Wild


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