Local radio station collects two awards
RADIO Kerry has won two awards at this year’s IMRO radio awards which were held in Kilkenny over the weekend.
The station took a bronze medal in the Innovation category at the awards for its ‘Be The Voice’ series.
The series was compiled by students of the Kerry ETB Radio Broadcasting and Digital Journalism course, under the guidance of Radio Kerry Training Manager Eoghain Fitzgerald.
The station also won silver in the Local Station of the Year category.
The Awards were attended by over 600 people in the radio industry in Ireland.
“Tonight was a celebration of the creativity, innovation and variety of Irish radio. The quality, appeal and professionalism of all nominees is a fitting recognition of our audio island and our wonderful listeners,” said Awards Chairman Tom McGuire.