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# longwave - Thursday 17 October, 2019

RTÉ's longwave radio service returns tomorrow after being out for a month for 'remedial work'

RTÉ announced plans to end its longwave radio service in 2014 which sparked criticism.

# longwave - Thursday 5 September, 2019

Longwave radio service will be out for a month as works get underway to preserve it for another two years

Irish expats in the UK campaigned to save the longwave radio service.

# longwave - Friday 19 December, 2014

The longwave goodbye just got longer ... RTÉ is keeping '252' alive, for now

The broadcaster still intends to axe the 252 service, saying it’s based on “outdated and costly technology, representing poor value for money”.