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  • Christmas Celebration from the Regency Hotel – Live on Near FM Tonight, Tues, 8th December

    Christmas Celebration from the Regency Hotel – Live on Near FM Tonight, Tues, 8th December

    TUNE IN Tonight, Tuesday, 8th December – Near FM will be coming to you live from the Regency Hotel from 8 to 9pm. The Beaumont Hospital Foundation, Ireland will be hosting a very special event to celebrate the contribution of its fundraisers over the past years. Former patients and their families who have raised funds to help improve patient care will attend a Christmas Celebration with mulled wine & mince pies in the Regency Hotel and Near FM will be there talking to some of the fundraisers […]

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  • Want to Make a Change in your Community

    Want to Make a Change in your Community

    Everyone’s Voice Counts….So LET’S HEAR YOURS! Near FM (in association with CRAOL and The Community Foundation for Ireland) will be giving FREE Radio Training to people aged 55+ who would like to see a change in their community and want to be part of that change. This course is a QQI Level 3 accredited course in ‘Media Expression’ and is about making radio that matters and giving people a chance to have their say. The course will start in October and will be held […]

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  • Vincent Flood with Gerry Cooley at the Book Launch of “The Ambidextrous Hound”

    Vincent Flood with Gerry Cooley at the Book Launch of “The Ambidextrous Hound”

    Vincent with Gerry showing his support for Vincent at his Book launch held in The Northside Civic Center Coolock

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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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  • Research Finds Many Community Benefits Provided By NEAR FM.

    Research Finds Many Community Benefits Provided By NEAR FM.

    DCU student, Jack O’Dea,  carried out some research to analyse the impact NEAR FM has on the Northside of Dublin. In his dissertation, the fundamentals of community radio were outlined, the objectives and foundations of the practice and the possible future of the concept.  This research was qualitative in order to gain an insight into the workings of the people who have liaised with NEAR FM. Two groups of interviewees were questioned, to ensure a broad understanding of the organisation. […]

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  • Outside with Near 3

    Outside with Near 3

    Near FM will broadcast LIVE from The Autumn Fair at Educate Together, Glasnevin October 19th 2014 12.00-3.00 pm Noel Mc Guinness and Leslie Murphy will present a 3 hour special, as part of OUTSIDE WITH NEAR, LIVE from Glasnevin Educate Together, The fair is organised as a fundraising event to raise money for materials required by the school- the Aistear programme, the Arts Day, the resource room and other materials that help to make the school a better place. Listen online HERE The fair […]

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  • A Woman, A Dog & A Walnut Tree

    A Woman, A Dog & A Walnut Tree

    Near Drama Company present, Denis Byrne’s radio play, A Woman, A Dog & A Walnut Tree LIVE on air !!!! The play is set in the cooking area of a Refuge Centre for married women who have suffered at the hands of violent spouses. It is the present and past stories of three women from different backgrounds. Marge, the oldest, has little or no education, and has sought asylum in the Centre together with her three children, who are referred […]

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  • Radio Culture Night 2014

    Radio Culture Night 2014

    Radio Culture Night 2014 Culture Night 2014. The special broadcasts will take place from BLOCK T in Smithfield on Friday Sept 19th 5-9pm. The broadcast will go live by on Near FM Dublin South FM, Phoenix FM, West Dublin Access Radio & Raidio Na Life. This year we will be concentrating on the Heuston/Museum quarter The programmes will feature artists, musicians, actors, writers and museum and gallery curators to showcase the best of what Culture Night has to offer. As […]

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  • Outside With Near 2

    Outside With Near 2

    Near FM will broadcast LIVE from Santry Community Garden August 30th 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 Santry Community Garden, with interviews from many of the volunteers and local organizations. Pop down and say hello and check out the many wonderful things on offer Made with the support of the Broadcasting Authority of Ireland

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