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CBC Radio December 31st 1988

Tipperary’s CBC Radio ceased broadcasting at midnight on December 31st 1988 in order to comply with new legislation introducing huge fines and the threat of imprisonment for anybody still broadcasting from January 31st.

This is their final hour.

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This recording is by kind courtesy of Jonathan Ryan

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