'RTE Radio 1's 'Documentary on One' unit is currently the most successful radio documentary unit in the world winning over 32 national and international awards in the last 3yrs alone. Exploring mostly Irish stories about mostly Irish people and events
Can be found blogging about cinema, books, technology and the occasional rant about life at http://alaninbelfast.blogspot.com while keeping the politics over at at http://sluggerotoole.com/profile/alaninbelfast/
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The Stephen Nolan Show - BBC Radio Ulster 9 - 10:30am Mon-Fri on 92-95FM, 1341 MW, DAB, Freeview 719, SKY 0118 & http://www.bbc.co.uk/nolan
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