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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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  • 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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  • Nearfm joins Colaiste Dhulaigh, Raheny to mark Intercultural Day

    Nearfm joins Colaiste Dhulaigh, Raheny to mark Intercultural Day

    Join your community radio Nearfm to mark Intercultural Day at Colaiste Dhulaigh, Raheny. Guests Speakers:  Amongst some of the guests we will be speaking with Ken McCue from Sports Against Racism Ireland (SARI), students and lectures of the college. There will be  some live French and Irish Folk music. Wednesday 11th March 2015, Live from: 11am – 1pm. This programme is supported by Member First Credit Union.  

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  • Classic Rock Radio on Nearfm 90.3 with guest Leo Varadkar 6th March 2015

    Classic Rock Radio on Nearfm 90.3 with guest Leo Varadkar 6th March 2015

      Classic Rock radio, with guest presenter Leo Varadkar TD. Leo picks some of his favourites classic rock songs, and does a bit of presenting himself! Classic Rock Radio on Nearfm 90.3 with guest Leo Varadkar 6th March 2015 by Oconnear on Mixcloud

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  • If Ever You Go: A Northside Dublin Perspective

    If Ever You Go: A Northside Dublin Perspective

        Nearfm have produced a ten part radio series reinterpreting the Dublin: One City One Book ‘If Ever You Go: a Map of Dublin in Poetry and Song’ edited by Pat Boran and Gerard Smyth.This series takes a unique look at the book from a northside Dublin perspective by focusing on the poems, poets and songs associated with Northside Dublin. The series features many well known poets reciting and being interviewed about the poems they have featured in the […]

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  • New Perspectives on Irish History

    New Perspectives on Irish History

    Broadcasting Friday Feb 20th @ 6.30pm for 8 weeks. New Perspectives on Irish History is a brand new 8 part radio series devised by John Haughton, which takes a unique look at how our ancestors viewed their natural environment and how different periods of history co-existed with the natural environment of our island. In this instance this series relates to the themes of Irish History, heritage, experience and the natural environment and will raise public awareness to a unique historical […]

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  • The Album show

    The Album show

      The Album Show’s recommended albums of 2014. Albums of 2014 

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  • Minority and Migrant language audiences, approaches and policies, nearfm Dublin, and Antxeta Irratia, Basque Country,

    This research was carried out by Alekzandra Zák and Inaki Irigoien with the CMFE (Community Media Forum of Europe) as partner in the Council of Europe’s Project   Language Policies For Diverse Audiences

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  • Language Jewels

    Language Jewels

    Tuesday Jan 13th, 20th and 27th at 3pm “I’ve listened to the first Language Jewel and I’m not going to wait until this time next week to listen to the next one! It’s a really interesting documentary and you’ve arranged the interviews in a seamless manner.”- Dr Deirdre Kirwan, Principal , Scoil Bhríde Cailíní Language Jewels is a three part series which follows the experience of Scoil Bhríde Cailíní, a primary school based in Blanchardstown that has passed in a […]

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