Ma­jor ra­dio award for Cathal

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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.

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