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  • Rock the Park 2014

    Rock the Park 2014

    Near FM and Dublin City Council are proud to present Rock the Park, a day of live music featuring some of Northside Dublin’s best bands in Fr.  Collins Park, Clongriffin on Saturday September 13th from 2pm. The bands represent both the stalwarts and the up & coming of  the Dublin music scene. Come down on the day to hear original Indie, Folk/Trad, Ska/Reggae and alternative rock music. The lineup is as follows: LIR – 5pm The Bionic Rats – 4pm The Rattling Kind – 3pm The North […]

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  • Sound & Vision this August

    Sound & Vision this August

    This August Near FM will be re-playing your favourite documentaries which were produced with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland, Sound & Vision Scheme. For a full run down of the dates and times of broadcast please check the table below

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  • Outside With Near

    Outside With Near

    Near FM will broadcast LIVE from The Rose Festival July 19th 2014 12.30-3.30 pm   Noel Mc Guinness and Leslie Murphy will present the 3 hour special, as part of OUTSIDE WITH NEAR, live from St Annes, with interviews from many of the exhibitors on the day. Pop down and say hello and check out the many wonderful things on offer Made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland     Interviews from The Rose Festival 2014

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  • Bookworms


    Bookworms is a new 6 part series on Near FM Near FM are collaborating with St Davids Boys National School, and their principal Dwain Moore. Listen in to the show on: Wednesdays 9.30 – 10.00 am from May 14th to June 18th Each week the boys from Ms Cahills 6th class will read from “Gangsta Granny” by David Walliams, proceeded by a discussion on the topics raised during the reading. The process will be facilitated by Near Drama’s Declan Cahill. […]

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  • Dublin: One City, One Book

    Dublin: One City, One Book

    Near FM LIVE From The Hugh Lane Near FM and Phoenix FM will be broadcasting LIVE from HUGH LANE GALLERY Saturday April 5th 2014 3pm – 4.45pm  This will be a bi-lingual event. Interviews with poets and musicians will take us through this years Dublin: One City, One Book choice for 2014: ‘If Ever You Go: a map of Dublin in poetry and song’ We have several poets and singers performing in this event who you can find in the […]

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  • Europe on Air Programme 2

    Europe on Air Programme 2

    The impact energy, oil and gas has on the environment, with emphasis on climate change and renewable energy. Special guests include William Hederman, author of website Irish Oil and Gas (Information and analysis about Ireland’s natural resources), David Healy, Convenor of Climate and Energy Group of the Environmental Pillar and Theresa Carter of the People’s Energy Charter and Coordinator of Laois Environmental Action Forum, Regional Transition Hub.

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  • Santa Claus arrives at Northside Shopping Centre

    Santa Claus arrives at Northside Shopping Centre

    Near FM 90.3 had a LIVE broadcast from Northside Shopping Centre on November 23rd 2013, for the arrival of Santa and Mrs Claus. Noel Mc Guinness was on air from a shop front inside the centre. Over the two hours, from 11.30-13.00 pm, Noel interviewed many local community groups and business’ located in the centre, all to the backdrop of The Halleluiah Gospel Choir. Interviews with: Sinéad Murphy – Northside Partnership Noel Cunningham – Coolock Artane Credit Union Ursula Blake […]

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  • Making Waves

    Making Waves

    Making Waves Sundays 12-1pm Making Waves is the new weekly show on Near FM Broadcasting Sundays from 12-1pm Hosted By Frank Connolly, Ronan Lynch Lorraine Morris and Stephen Desmond. It is a weekly Magazine style show, featuring a mix of interviews, discussions, music and reports from the community. Latest Making Waves's Cloudcasts on Mixcloud Listen in Live on 90.3 or online at http://nearfm.ie/listen-online/

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  • Campaigners & Theatre Royal

    Campaigners & Theatre Royal

    Two new series this August on Near FM 90.3 Campaigners is a series of programs, which focuses on people who give of themselves for a cause in which they believe strongly. The campaigners interviewed include: Founder of Trace Missing Persons Ireland, Joe Blake. Chairperson of The Special Needs Parents Association, 
Lorraine Dempsey Rachel Moran and Justine Reilly of the Turn off the Red Light campaign. Christina Donnelly Founder of the Brendan’s Law campaign Campaigners will be broadcast on Near FM from […]

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  • Babel Átha Cliath

    Babel Átha Cliath

    Babel Átha Cliath is a three part series funded by the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland Airing on Wednesday August 14th, 21st and 28th at 6pm. Dublin has been a city with a multilingual population for many years, medieval Dublin was already a city where several languages coexisted, the Vikings spoke Old Norse, Latin would have been present (monks) and also Irish, Norman and Anglo-Saxon (Old English) were spoken. But it has not been until the 1990’s, when Ireland became a […]

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