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Notes on Portmarnock, County Dublin

The Pirate Station   Sunshine Radio, the most successful super-pirate radio station in Irish history, operated from Tamango’s nightclub at the Sands Hotel in Portmarnock from 1980 until 1988. With 24 hour music, its ratings were the highest any Dublin station has ever achieved, not least with ‘Bee Bop Gold’, an enormously popular golden oldies […]