Welcome to Connemara Community Radio

Welcome to the home of One of Ireland's Oldest Community Radio Station broadcasting to Connemara & the World from the studio's in Letterfrack & Inishbofin since 1995.

Possibly the most interesting radio station you will ever tune into. Find out more about our programming, our plans and our aims.

It's also where you can listen to Connemara Community Radio on-line or download our podcasts.

If you have news or a story you think would be of interest to us here in Connemara, please let us know. Missing home?, Why not send Greetings to friends & family.

Site last updated the 2nd of October.

Highlights from The 38th Clifden Arts Festival

Clifden Arts Festival

Hear highlights from The 38th Clifden Arts Festival, The longest running community arts festival in Ireland, which recently took place over ten days (17th to 27th of September.)

As always the Arts On Air team was there to broadcast the best interview's, music & poetry from this year's Festival.

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Annual Short Story Competition 2015


The West Wind Blows on Connemara Community Radio invite you to take part in our annual short story competition.

To enter you must be 18 years or over. The story may not exceed 1,500 words. Stories must be original. There is no restriction on theme or style.

1st Prize 2 Nights Bed & Breakfast at the 5 Star Glenlo Abbey Hotel, Bushy Park, Galway

2nd Prize Dinner for 2 at Roundstone House Hotel.

3rd Prize €20 book Voucher from Clifden Bookshop.

The entries will be judged by Des Kenny, Kenny’s Bookshop, Galway The closing date for entries is 9th October 2015

Application Form

Contact 095-41616 or email: bridie@connemarafm.com

New CD 'Come By The Hills' now available to buy

Come By The Hills CD

A double CD 'Come By The Hills' featuring some the best of Connemara talent is now available to buy.

Artists include Fiachra O’Regan, Liz & Yvonne Kane, Mirella Murray of Cherish the Ladies, Marie Walsh & John Gerard Walsh, Michael Heanue, Tommy Kenny from Clifden, Barbara Burke from Carna, Annabella Lydon from Letterfrack.

Available to buy in local shops or from the link below.

Come By The Hills CD

RTE Radio 1 piece about Connemara Community Radio

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Connemara Community Radio was featured on the 'Today With Sean O Rourke' on RTE Radio 1.

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Guth an Phobail TG4 Clip

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Connemara Community Radio were featured on Guth an Phobail on TG4 regarding the launch of the Connemara Community Radio CD called Come by the Hills. In Irish

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Short Film Shot in 2007

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This is a 16 minute video shot in late 2007 about the radio station & the station volunteers. Made with the help of the Galway Film Centre.

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