Radio review

Radio review

From its opening moments, it was clear that Goodnight Campers (Newstalk 106-108) was not going to be a merciless, surgical, warts-and-all exposé of Billy Butlin’s Irish empire. “There were two nights of the year that I couldn’t sleep,” said the first interviewee. “The night before Christmas and the night before we went to Butlins.”

Much like its subject, at the outset Brian Gallagher’s documentary felt determinedly feel-good, sedate verging on staid, and an...

Subscribe from just 1€

Exclusive offers

Choose the subscription that is right for you

Monthly Subscription


For the first month

€19.99 Monthly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Annual Subscription


For the first year

€199.99 annually thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

Quarterly Subscription


For the first 90 days

€55.00 quarterly Thereafter

Subscribe today

Cancel anytime

These offers are not available for current subscribers. Offers and pricing are subject to change without notice.

Terms & Conditions Apply

Please Subscribe or Log in to continue

Subscribe Login

Related Articles

More from The Business Post