Christmas charity radio station raised €117,000

Christmas FM, the volunteer radio station that broadcasts during the month of December, raised almost €117,000 for Focus Ireland during its stint on air last year, bringing the total it has raised for

22nd January, 2012
Christmas charity radio station raised €117,000
Aidan Power, head of marketing and communications at EBS, and Keith Shanley, Christmas FM DJ. Photo: Fennells

Christmas FM, the volunteer radio station that broadcasts during the month of December, raised almost €117,000 for Focus Ireland during its stint on air last year, bringing the total it has raised for charities over the last four years to almost €320,000.

"It proves that, despite the difficulties Ireland is experiencing, people still love some festive cheer and are happy to help out someone in need," said the station's director, Walter Hegarty. "We focus on...

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