Dublin: 8 °C Monday 12 April, 2021

15 of the greatest things to ever happen on Irish local radio

Always there for us.

1. When a Dublin radio station had to deal with the most 2016 relationship dilemma

Tweet by @Victoria Meehan Source: Victoria Meehan/Twitter

2. When this mass had ambitious aims on MidWest Radio

Tweet by @RadioNation Ireland Source: RadioNation Ireland/Twitter

3. This explanation of A$AP Rockyin Wexford

Tweet by @trap ho ho ho Source: trap ho ho ho/Twitter

4. When an iRadio caller provided us with the best response to a quiz question

Tweet by @MickDonnellan-Writer Source: MickDonnellan-Writer/Twitter

Source: DailyEdge.ie/YouTube

5. When traffic got MAD in Cork

Tweet by @Chris Mckinnon Source: Chris Mckinnon/Twitter

6. That time Radio Kerry had an impromptu guest butt in on the line

Source: Radio Kerry/YouTube


7. When a pair of complete strangers got married on live radio

Tweet by @iRadio 📻🎙📱 Source: iRadio 📻🎙📱/Twitter

And they split up straight after the honeymoon.

8. That time WLR FM had the best stat


9. And while it might not be a local station, but there was a touch of Limerick brought to Newstalk one special night

yips Source: DailyEdge

10. Remember earlier this year when a woman met the love of her life at Electric Picnic and needed the local station to help her out

riomance Source: Midlands 103

11. A special shout out to the most Northern Ireland radio announcement ever, too

Tweet by @Catherine Source: Catherine/Twitter

12. This visitor was bowled over by our unique local radio offering

Tweet by @Jamie Source: Jamie/Twitter

13. KCLR put the Carlow/Kilkenny election candidates through their paces by getting them to perform squats while a fitness trainer waved pizza in their face

imapolitician_kclr_kenmcguire-26 Source: Ken McGuire

Just checking if they’re cut out for this politics business.

14. The same station was on hand to document Carlow IT’s giant rodeo penis

Tweet by @KCLR 96FM Source: KCLR 96FM/Twitter

15. And finally, this moment from an unspecified station is just the best

Tweet by @Aoife Reilly Source: Aoife Reilly/Twitter

Never change <3

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David Elkin

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