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Cork Penny Dinners

On Saturday 16th December, CRY 104fm staff and volunteers will spend the day helping out at Cork Penny Dinners. CRY is a collection point for Cork Penny Dinners Christmas Appeal and we are currently seeking donations of toys (must be new), food (non-perishable), toiletries and gifts etc. that can be handed out over the Christmas period. If you would like to make any donations please drop them into the Station

CRY Listenership Survey

Are you interested in learning new Skills and meeting new people? CRY104fm in conjunction with Community Consultants will be carrying out an extensive new listenership survey in the New Year and we are looking for volunteers to help administer the survey. If you have some time on your hands and want to be part of this exciting new project then give us a call here  in Nagle House in Youghal

CRY Seeking Volunteers

Would you like to join the ever growing team at Community Radio Youghal? CRY104fm are currently looking for volunteers for phone support, researchers and technical assistants for evenings and weekends. If you have a few hours a week to spare and would like to volunteer with us here in Nagle House, then give us a call on 024 91199. Community Radio Youghal, it belongs to you.

Great Value Christmas Advertising Packages

Advertise your business from as little as €5 a day this Christmas on your award winning local radio station Cry104fm.With a free scripting, editing and voicing service available as well as a complimentary Christmas Street Message package worth €30 with each of the packages, why not call Linda on 024 91199 to broadcast your business to 15,000 people in your locality.Cry104fm bringing your business to the people of East Cork


PRESENTATION OF CRY104FM SPINATHON/ RAFFLE PRIZES  It was an evening of celebration at CRY104fm Studios, at Nagle House Youghal, on Thursday last (7th September).  A special presentation was held to recognise the huge contribution made by local community groups to the Spinathon 2017, which was run in conjunction with the annual CRY104fm Radiothon. The aim of the Spinathon was for each team to pedal, on the spinning bikes provided by

Culture Night 2017

Friday 22nd September is Culture Night 2017! Culture Night is an annual public event that celebrates culture, creativity and the arts. This year’s edition in Youghal will feature a vast array of free arts and culture events taking place in many venues throughout the town. There will be something for everyone to enjoy - free of charge! List of events happening on Friday 22nd September ; 1.The Mall Arts Centre, Mall House, from 7.30
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 Vacancy Community Radio Youghal is seeking to employ a Community Liaison Officer. This is a full time position 39 hours per week and will commence in early October  2017. Duties and Responsibilities will include Recruitment , Training and induction of radio volunteers and  Supporting  radio volunteers and staff in making programmes and outside broadcasts. Creating new funding streams to ensure CRY104fm’s  sustainability Support community services where possible i.e., Outreach, OB’s

The CRY104fm 2017 Spinathon – Win €500 for your chosen club, group or charity!

This August, in conjunction with our annual CRY104fm Radiothon, we are hosting a Spinathon geared at local clubs  and organisations.  The winning team will receive €500 - this will be donated to the sports club, group or charity of their choice.  The event is taking place on Fri 18th and Sat 19th August 2017.  Your support of this event would be greatly appreciated! More information below….Registration at CRY studios in

Run or Walk the Evening Echo Women’s Mini Marathon in aid of Cork ARC Cancer Support

Run or Walk the Evening Echo Women’s Mini Marathonin aid ofCork ARC Cancer Support HouseEast Cork & West Waterford Cork ARC Cancer Support House are calling for the ladies (and gentlemen!) of East Cork & West Waterford to run or walk in the Evening Echo Womens’ Mini Marathon on Sunday 24th September 2017 in aid of Cork ARC’s support service for cancer patients and their families at 29 Friar Street in

Plans for the 2017 CRY104FM Radiothon unveiled

Mark your diary's for Cry104fm's Radiothon 2017. This year’s Radiothon will take place from Fri 18th – Sun 20th August. There’s lots to look forward to, including;   >50 consecutive hours of live radio from 9am Friday 18th August until 11am on Sunday 20th August. Hear some of your favourite presenters and some very special guests on the airwaves.  >Sponsored Spinathon – Locals will hit the spinning bikes on the main street.

New Snooker Documentary on Youghal’s association with Munster Championships in Killarney

 A documentary on the connection between Youghal and the Snooker Championships in Killarney is now available to view online.  Youghal CYMS have had teams involved at the Munster Snooker Championships for 30 years now.  The new feature-film documenting the story is 50 mins approx. and has been uploaded to You Tube via the Youghal Online channel. It was put together by Mick Hussey and Chris Cooney. The first official screening took place

CRY104FM turns 38 this week!

The 4th July is Independence Day in the USA….and it’s also Community Radio Youghal’s birthday.  The station first went on air back in the summer of 1979 as a pirate station. Among the founding members were Noel Cronin, Barty Murphy, Conor O’Reilly and Tony Hannon. Since then,CRY104fm has gone from strength to strength.  Broadcasting to Youghal Town and the surrounding areas of East Cork and West Waterford on 104fm, Community

The Third annual CRAOL NCR Day

Friday 23rd June is CRAOL National Community Radio Day.  This is the third year of the nationwide initiative. Community Radio Youghal, along with up to 40 other established and developing community radio stations across the country, will mark the day with the help of its staff, volunteers, friends and followers.  This year, CRY104fm will be doing an OB on the main street in Youghal, featuring local guests, giveaways and more!

Tail The Whale 5km Fun Run a Huge Success

Community Radio Youghal hosted its first -ever road race last weekend and it has been hailed as a huge success. Almost 80 runners took the start line in Youghal on Saturday evening, for the inaugural running of the Tale the Whale 5km Fun Run. The event was organised by CRY in association with the Moby Dick Festival. All proceeds were in aid of CRY104fm. Conor Tierney of East Cork AC won the race.


THE BALLYCOTTON ‘10’; THE BEST ROAD RACE IN THE COUNTRY  is a one hour documentary which explores and celebrates 40 years of the prestigious road race in East Cork.  From having a little over thirty runners at the inaugural running in 1978, to attracting thousands year in year out nowadays, the growth of the Ballycotton ‘10’ has been extraordinary. A ‘Classic Race at a Classic Distance’, its March date has

A new one hour Documentary, The Floods, airs on Thursday 25th of May.

A new one hour Documentary, The Floods, airs on Thursday 25th of May. Community Radio Youghal are proud to bring to you , the exciting and gripping account of the local Flooding ,that blighted  East Cork and West Waterford,  in the winter of 2015/ 2016. This one hour documentary tells the tale of three flood victims, one from Lismore in West Waterford and two men from East Cork, and the large scale