• Poetic Lives

    Poetic Lives

    Poetic Lives is a new 6 part series that follows the lives of 6 migrant poets living and producing their art in Ireland. Starting Thursday 28th of May 2015, from 3-3.30 pm and running until July 2nd. The series features poets Jennifer Matthews, Theophilus Ejorh, Nita Mishra, Nithy Kasa, Joseph Horgan and Ozgecan Kesici. The series is devised and produced for Near FM by Ignacio Irigoien. Funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.

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  • Novels, Plays & Schooldays

    Novels, Plays & Schooldays

    Novels, Plays and Schooldays is a new 9 part radio series produced by Nearfm with financial support from The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland. The series looks at the novels and plays that form part of the Junior and Leaving Certificate English syllabus and discusses potential questions and approaches to those questions. The series features panel discussions with local schools and their teachers. The first programme, broadcasting Thursday 21st May at 10.30am and repeated Sat 23rd @ 11.30am, discusses the novel […]

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  • Rivitin’ History

    Rivitin’ History

      A hilarious 4 part satirical drama by Pat Meehan starting this Friday the 15th May at 6pm. Meet ‘Marrion Monroe’ and ‘Duck the Bullets’ as they are taken in by Professor Henri DuFornicate’s ability to travel back through time to ancient Ireland. This series is made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound and Vision scheme.  

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  • Live Football from the Aviva Stadium

    Live Football from the Aviva Stadium

    On Sunday 17th of April Near FM will broadcast live the FAI Intermediate Cup final between local club Tolka Rivers and Crumlin UTD. Coming live from the Aviva stadium our coverage begins at 12.30pm (Kick off 1pm) and as well as the live commentary we will have interviews with coaches, players and fans of both clubs as well as FAI officials. We will be there for the entire match, so if it goes to extra time and penalties, you will […]

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  • Communicating Europe 2015

    Communicating Europe 2015

    As part of the Communicating Europe initiative, Near FM will hold a live panel discussion from Coolock Library on Wed May 13th @ 2pm. The facilitated discussion will feature a Q&A from an audience made up of young people and students and will centre on topics such as The Value of the EU in our lives, and employment opportunities for young people. The discussion will be facilitated by Declan Ralph who presents The Week in Review every Saturday @ 12.30pm […]

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  • Soundtrack

    Soundtrack

    Soundtrack is a bi-weekly show on Near FM, Sundays 8.30pm – 9.30pm, with Peter Cunningham and featuring a unique co-presenter each week playing the songs that they live their lives to. Shows by NearSoundtrack on Mixcloud

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  • Poetic Lives

    Poetic Lives

    Poetic Lives is a new 6 part series that follows the lives of 6 migrant poets living and producing their art in Ireland. Starting Thursday 28th of May 2015, from 3-3.30 pm and running until July 2nd. The series features poets Jennifer Matthews, Theophilus Ejorh, Nita Mishra, Nithy Kasa, Joseph Horgan and Ozgecan Kesici. The series is devised and produced for Near FM by Ignacio Irigoien. Funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland.

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  • Novels, Plays & Schooldays

    Novels, Plays & Schooldays

    Novels, Plays and Schooldays is a new 9 part radio series produced by Nearfm with financial support from The Broadcasting Authority of Ireland. The series looks at the novels and plays that form part of the Junior and Leaving Certificate English syllabus and discusses potential questions and approaches to those questions. The series features panel discussions with local schools and their teachers. The first programme, broadcasting Thursday 21st May at 10.30am and repeated Sat 23rd @ 11.30am, discusses the novel […]

    Continue reading »

  • Rivitin’ History

    Rivitin’ History

      A hilarious 4 part satirical drama by Pat Meehan starting this Friday the 15th May at 6pm. Meet ‘Marrion Monroe’ and ‘Duck the Bullets’ as they are taken in by Professor Henri DuFornicate’s ability to travel back through time to ancient Ireland. This series is made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Sound and Vision scheme.  

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  • Live Football from the Aviva Stadium

    Live Football from the Aviva Stadium

    On Sunday 17th of April Near FM will broadcast live the FAI Intermediate Cup final between local club Tolka Rivers and Crumlin UTD. Coming live from the Aviva stadium our coverage begins at 12.30pm (Kick off 1pm) and as well as the live commentary we will have interviews with coaches, players and fans of both clubs as well as FAI officials. We will be there for the entire match, so if it goes to extra time and penalties, you will […]

    Continue reading »

  • Communicating Europe 2015

    Communicating Europe 2015

    As part of the Communicating Europe initiative, Near FM will hold a live panel discussion from Coolock Library on Wed May 13th @ 2pm. The facilitated discussion will feature a Q&A from an audience made up of young people and students and will centre on topics such as The Value of the EU in our lives, and employment opportunities for young people. The discussion will be facilitated by Declan Ralph who presents The Week in Review every Saturday @ 12.30pm […]

    Continue reading »

  • Soundtrack

    Soundtrack

    Soundtrack is a bi-weekly show on Near FM, Sundays 8.30pm – 9.30pm, with Peter Cunningham and featuring a unique co-presenter each week playing the songs that they live their lives to. Shows by NearSoundtrack on Mixcloud

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  • Live Women’s Football

    Live Women’s Football

    On Sunday 26th of April Near FM will broadcast live the FAI Women’s National League Cup Final between local club Raheny Utd and Peamount Utd. Live from Tolka Park, our coverage begins at 4pm (Kick off 4.30pm) and as well as the live commentary we will have interviews with coaches, players and fans of both clubs as well as FAI officials. We will be there for the entire match, so if it goes to extra time and penalties, you will […]

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  • BA (Hons) Top-Up Year in Broadcast Journalism

    BA (Hons) Top-Up Year in Broadcast Journalism

    COURSE INFORMATION Coláiste Dhúlaigh College of Further Education in association with University of Wolverhampton and Near fm are proud to announce the launch of a BA Honours Degree in Broadcasting and Journalism in September 2015*.  This one year course will be delivered on a part time/evening basis at our Coolock campus, with a minimum of 12 contact hours per week.  The radio broadcasting elements of the course will take place in the nearby NEAR fm radio facilities. The course requires […]

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  • Aoife Nic Cana – Top DJ

    Aoife Nic Cana – Top DJ

    Ten women leading the charge in our clubs and on our airwaves Week in and week out, the clubs, venues and DJs change little as new and old names swapped places – one thing that remains constant is the low number of women DJs Near FM’s Aoife Nic Cana is leading the charge of women DJ’s in clubs and on air. Find her at number 9 http://www.irishtimes.com/culture/ten-women-leading-the-charge-in-our-clubs-and-on-our-airwaves-1.2127870 listen to Aoife’s series on dance music http://nearfm.ie/podcast/?s=folklore

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  • St Kevin’s Boys Academy Cup – Live

    St Kevin’s Boys Academy Cup – Live

    As part of Near FM’s Northside Football 2 series, we will be broadcasting live from The Academy Cup on Saturday April 4th from 9.45am. This elite competition from the home of St Kevin’s Boys football club is a unique under 13 tournament featuring the cream of European teams at this age level. Near FM will broadcast two commentary matches along with many interviews with coaches, players and fans. Match 1 – 10am – St Kevin’s Boys V Benfica Match 2 […]

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