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HITS 954 - (1987-1988)
954kHz - 101MHz / 97.6MHz

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HITS 954 began broadcasting to Limerick during June 1987 on 954kHz AM and 101MHz FM. They later moved the FM to 97.6MHz before closing in April 1988. Shortly after, they merged with Coast 103 in Galway to give the combined station coverage over a large area of the West.


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The recordings of Hits 954 below are from a variety of sources and quality (1987-1988)

1987_07_23_thu_hits954_101fms_1707-1751_stuartclark-gh584.mp3 New Jun 2022 A drivetime show with Stuart Clark.  Recorded in Limerick from an announced 101MHz FM in stereo, although the exact frequency is not known. 107MB
1987_10_21_wed_hits954_fms_1711-1742-gh621.mp3 New Jun 2022 Part of another drivetime show, this time from October 1987. Recorded in stereo from FM, although again, the exact frequency is not known, possibly 97.6MHz. The recording is not the best quality with a lot of tape noise. 70MB
1987_10_23_fri_hits954_fms_0845-0915_daveellis-gh621.mp3 New Jun 2022 Side 2 of the above tape with Dave Ellis on the breakfast show from October 1987.  As above, the recording is a bit muffled and suffers from tape noise. 56MB

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