Major radio award for Cathal
Gorey’s Cathal Funge has continued his winning streak at the IMRO Radio awards. His music documentary ‘1977’ won gold at the recent awards ceremony.
Cathal, from the Hollyfort Road, now lives in Dublin. He won gold in the ‘Music Documentary’ category for ‘1977’, a documentary looking at pivotal year in Irish rock, which aired on Today FM.
This was Cathal’s fifth national radio award. He now works on ‘Inside Culture’ on RTÉ Radio 1, and as an occasional broadcaster on Today FM. He is also currently working on a number of independent radio productions.
Cathal Funge with Eleanor McEvoy, chairperson of IMRO.