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ARCHIVES OF RADIO WEST: The files below are from Gary's collection and are titles as the file name. As time permits, perhaps there will be a more descriptive listing typed up.


1983_04_14_thu_west_994fm_1250-1335_johndean_lunchtime_news-gh1003.mp3 New Aug 2021 This recording in mainly of the lunchtime news. It starts with 10 minutes of John Dean up to a relay of the Independent Radio News from Nova at 1pm, which Radio West used in those days. Helen Bradley then reads the local news from Mullingar.  Recorded in Mullingar from 99.4MHz in mono. 63M
1983_04_14_thu_west_994fm_1345-1430_johndean_davegibson-gh1003.mp3 New Aug 2021 Following the news, John Dean hosts the afternoon show until 2pm. Dave Gibson follows the news relay from Nova. Recorded in Mullingar from 99.4MHz in mono. 63M
1983_09_24_sunday_west_765_1355-1530_ollieclark_davemurphy.mp3 new 01/13 gh 89MB
1983_04_14_thu_west_994fm_1345-1430_johndean_davegibson-gh1003.mp3 New Jul 2022 Summer 1984. 63M
1986_03_30_sun_west_765am_1120-1235_philhilton_seancoyne_first_anorak_show-gh587.mp3 UPDATED 11/20 GH 70MB
1986_04_01_tue_west_765am_1339-1520_philhilton_williehart-gh587.mp3 NEW 11/20 GH 93MB
1986_05_04_sun_west_765am_1050-1201_philhilton_captainwest_anorakshow-gh598.mp3 New Aug 2021 The Anorak Show for Sunday 4th May 1986 with Phil Hilton and Sean Coyne (Captain West).  Recorded near Blackpool from 765kHz. 66MB
1986_05_11_sun_west_765am_1102-1206_philhilton_captainwest_anorakshow-gh598.mp3 New Aug 2021 The Anorak Show for Sunday 11th May 1986 with Phil Hilton and Sean Coyne (Captain West). There is a phone call from Community Radio Wexford with Terry Moran. Recorded near Blackpool from 765kHz. 59MB
west_010686_anorak_bgallico.mp3   58MB
west_220686_anorak_philton_scoyne.mp3 (Inc long call Heddy Eddie) 59MB
west_july86_anorak_bgallico.mp3   55MB
west_270786_anorak_bgallico.mp3   29MB
1986_08_03_sun_west_765am_1100-1207_anorakshow_philhilton_captainwest-gh828.mp3 New Mar 2022 The Sunday morning Anorak Show with Phil Hilton and Captain West. It was Phil's first time back after a holiday during which Bob Gallico sat in for a couple of weeks. At mid-day there is the first few minutes of the Céilí show. Recorded near Blackpool from 765kHz. 61MB
west_051086_anorak.mp3   58MB
west_021186_anorak.mp3   58MB
870224tue_west_94_1130-1230_daraghnelson.mp3   57MB
870224tue_west_94_1259-1401_daraghnelson.mp3   56MB
west_080387_anorak_sean_coyne.mp3   61MB
west_190487_anorak_boyneside_raid.mp3   31MB
west_270388_anorak_whart_scoyne.mp3   68MB
west_anorak_nodate.mp3   39MB
1988_12_20_tue_west_702am_0859-1058_landlink_ianscott_derekflood-gh780.mp3 New DEC 2020 First part of a continuous 6 hour recording made from 702kHz in Blackpool the week before Christmas, featuring Ian Scott and Derek Flood 111M
1988_12_20_tue_west_702am_1058-1311_derekflood-gh780.mp3 New DEC 2020 Second part of the above recording made from 702kHz in Blackpool the week before Christmas with Derek Flood 124M
1988_12_20_tue_west_702am_1311-1520_derekflood_williehart-gh780.mp3 New DEC 2020 Final part of the above recording featuring the end of Derek Flood and into the Willie Hart show. Received on 702kHz in Blackpool the week before Christmas. Foreign interference becomes a big problem towards the end. Radio Andorra also used to operate on this frequency 119M
1988_12_30_fri_west_702am_final_day_0942-1025_aidennolan_derekflood.mp3 Part of the final morning of Radio West as recorded from 702kHz in Blackpool. There is some side splatter from BBC Radio 2 on 693kHz. 44,913k
1988_12_30_fri_west_702am_final_day_1037-1300_derekflood_cw_jamboree.mp3 More of the final morning and lunchtime of Radio West as recorded from 702kHz in Blackpool. Derek Flood is followed by the final Country Jamboree. More side splatter interference. 138,330k

Radio West Mullingar 30-12-88 Last Programme with Don Allen From 8.34pm.mp3 (via Rodney)

(Audio is rough, but it is the best recording we have.)