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  • Diamond in the Rough

    Diamond in the Rough

    Niamh Griffin travelled to Sierra Leone in September 2013 to explore how women and men are tackling sexual violence. High rates of these crimes in Sierra Leone are a sad legacy of a brutal decade-long civil war which ended in 2002, leaving thousands mentally and physically scarred. She met with people determined to change this, visiting rape crisis centres known as Rainbo Centres. They are funded by Irish Aid, and run by American NGO International Recue Committee with local group […]

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  • Understanding Irish Muslims

    Understanding Irish Muslims

    This four part series tells the story of Muslims living in Ireland and demonstrates in a positive light how they embrace and contribute to Irish society. The series aims to improve understanding between Muslims and non-Muslims in Ireland and assist societal harmony. A general overview of Islam is given and the series also looks at the Irish connection to Islam through those Irish who have converted to the religion, the involvement of Irish Muslims in the Arab Spring, the Irish […]

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  • Enviro with John Haughton

    Enviro with John Haughton

    Enviro is a weekly programme Hosted by John Haughton Mondays 3.30pm-4.30pm Latest Enviro on Near FM’s Cloudcasts on Mixcloud

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  • Reinterpreting 1913

    Reinterpreting 1913

    Reinterpreting 1913 is a Sound and Vision funded radio series which explores the artistic influence of the 1913 Lockout in Ireland. It begins Friday 24th of January at 6pm and runs for 3 weeks (January 24th, 31st and February 7th) on Near FM. The series looks at the influence that the industrial dispute had on several different artistic disciplines from Literature and Song to Poetry, Drama and History. It explores both well known texts such as James Plunketts “Strumpet City” […]

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  • Radio Dublino

    Radio Dublino

    A new radio show, “Radio Dublino”, Joins Lineup on Near 90.3 fm radio. A new radio show, “Radio Dublino”, premieres on Near fm radio from this month. Hosted by Maurizio Pittau, the show is broadcasted in Italian. Dublin, Ireland, 24 October 2013 A new radio show is joining the lineup on Near FM radio. Listeners will be able to listen Italian music, Italian talks and interviews. The show is called “Radio Dublino” which is aired live every Wednesday at 9.30 […]

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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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  • Festivals from the Northside – The Rose Festival

    Festivals from the Northside – The Rose Festival

    Live from the Rose Festival, St Anne’s Park, Sat July 20th 12.30pm – 3.30pm Tune in to part three of ‘Northside Festivals’ when we will be speaking to artists, performers & stall holders who will be telling us what to expect during the ‘Rose Festival’. Listen live on Near FM 90.3 or online at www.near.ie Presenters on the day will be Noel McGuinness & Debbie Hutchinson This is the final part of a 3 part series of live broadcasts called: […]

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  • Story? – A new five part youth radio series

    Story? – A new five part youth radio series

    Story? is a five part radio series exploring topics that interest and affect young people from the Darndale & Coolock areas of Dublin. The series is produced by 15-17 year olds who attend the Sphere 17 Regional Youth Service in Darndale, Dublin 17.  Prior to production the young people engaged in community media training at Near Media Co-op, Coolock. The series uses a magazine format which includes studio content, location interviews, panel discussions, inserts and voxpops. Narration and links are […]

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  • The History Show

    The History Show on Near FM presented by Cathal Brennan and John Dorney. Each episode we look at a different aspect of Irish history. Episode 1: The Civil War in Dublin and Cork. Episode 2: History of local government in Dublin. Episode 3: Eunan O’Halpin on the dead of the Irish Revolution / Eve Morrisson on the Bureau of Military History. Episode 4: Aoife MacCormac on the history of infectious diseases in Ireland / James Durney on When Aungier Street […]

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  • The Brief – The Legal Affairs Show

    The Brief – The Legal Affairs Show

    The Brief is Ireland’s only legal current affairs show. Presented by barristers Andrew Robinson and Peter Leonard every Thursday at 7pm. Each week the presenters and guest panelists look at the latest in current affairs, here and abroad through what is happening in the Courts. Questions and comments to askthebrief@near.ie Produced by Killian Donoghue and Andrew Robinson.

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  • Pride Time

    Pride Time

    Welcome to Pride Time at NearFM, Ireland’s radio show dedicated to the LGBT community. Pride Time @ NearFM’s Cloudcasts on Mixcloud

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  • Scibernia

    Scibernia

    A fortnightly science programme and podcast that is broadcast on Near fm 90.3. Scibernia has it’s own website at www.scibernia.ie where you can listen to all the past programmes.

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