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Northside Sound


Licensed in 1980 to serve Derry, Northern Sound never actually made it to air. Due to launch at the end of 1981, financial issues caused them to seek an extension to their launch date, which was pushed back to 1983. They established offices in the town and they did get their transmitter up and running, but this only ever relayed Downtown Radio. The licence was eventually revoked in 1984.

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