Green Paper on Disabilty Reform

Speaking to the Disability Federation of Ireland about the ‘Green Paper’ which is causing an increasing amount of concern to people with disabilites

SU Elections 2024 – President

On Thursday 14th March Student’s at University of Galway will elect thier Student Union for the 2024-2025 Academic Year. The Candidates running for President all joined us in studio to speak with us about themselves and their manifestos. Gary Murtagh Faye Ní Dhomhnail Izzy Tiernan

Galway Air Pollution Above WHO Limits

People Before Profit Galway has highlighted the persistent exceedance of safe air pollution levels dictated by the World Health Organisation in 2021. Maisie McMaster, People before Profit representative for Galway West speaks to Flirt FM about the pollution regulations and the differences between the EU and the WHO People Before Profit are calling for more…

Students Union Launches RAG Week

University of Galway Students’ Union today launched their Raise and Give (RAG)
Week campaign. The events will all be taking place on the University of Galway
campus Sunday 11th – Friday 16th of February to raise funds for Galway Rape Crisis
Centre and Cancer Care West

Helen Ogbu Portrait

Interview: Helen Ogbu on workers’ rights

Robert Forrest speaks to Galway City East Labour Party Candidate Helen Ogbu regarding the importance of workers knowing their rights, in particular during the Christmas period. Ms Ogbu is also calling on young workers to join a union in order to further understand their rights in the workplace.

Interview: The Galway Rape Crisis Centre

This is an interview with Sarah Jane from The Galway Rape Crisis Centre and Martha Freehill from the Flirt FM newsteam. In this interview they discuss the services offered by The GRCC (Galway Rape Crisis Centre), Sarah Jane’s experience of working in the centre, how to get in contact with…

Live TULCA Performance November 10th

Sick Music History | Friday 10th of November 18:00-20:00 Flirt FM is delighted to announce a special broadcast as part of the 21st edition of the TULCA Festival of Visual Arts. Entitled honey, milk and salt in a seashell before sunrise, (3-19 November), this year’s festival is curated by Iarlaith Ní Fheorais…

Coldvember in Aid of Galway Rape Crisis Centre

Coldvember is a student run, month long event in which you dip in the cold sea every morning of November. This has been run in University of Galway for the past few years and is in aid of a charity each year. This year coldvember are giving their donations to…