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  • Schools Rising

    Schools Rising

    Schools Rising is a four part literary and education series exploring children’s fiction used at schools centred on the 1916 Rising. Tune in to Near FM as we hear the authors of Molly’s Diary, Guns of Easter and Friend or Foe enage with the primary school students of St John of Gods in Kilmore, Scoil Neasain in Harmonstown and Ard Scoil La salle in Raheny  as they discuss the history of the 1916 Rising. Thats Schools Rising this December 14th, 15th and 16th @ 9.30am only […]

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  • Free and Local

    Free and Local

    Broadcasting every Monday @ 2pm from Nov 7th to Dec 5th! This is a five part series of programmes which offers a unique look into local historical places of interest in North Dublin, all of which one can access free of charge. The focus of the programmes is on the guided tour and the special visitors on the tour are a group of service users from the National Council of the Blind Ireland (NCBI) with different degrees of visually impairment. […]

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  • Women’s Football  Live – Sat 5th December

    Women’s Football Live – Sat 5th December

    On Saturday Dec 5th Near FM will present live coverage of the Women’s National League encounter between Shelbourne Ladies and UDC Waves from Morton stadium in Santry. Join our team as we bring you live commentary as well as interviews with players, managers and fans. Kick off is at 7pm. We will be live on air from 6.45pm. This live football broadcast is the final part in Near FM’s Northside Football series, supported by the BAI Sound and Vision fund.

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  • Radio Culture Night 2015

    Radio Culture Night 2015

    On Friday September 18th Near FM will at Culture Night, and for the fifth year running we bring our listeners live coverage from the event. This years live coverage is longer and more comprehensive than ever. We will be live on air from 4-9pm and with the help of our colleagues in Raidio Na Life, Dublin South FM, Phoenix FM and Liffey Sound FM, we will be broadcasting all over Dublin City and County. The broadcast hub in 2015 is […]

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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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  • 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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