Radio Kerry student wins global radio award

A graduate of the Kerry ETB Radio Broadcasting course run by Radio Kerry Training has won a prestigious global radio award. Dan Kearney Castleisland native Dan Kearney has been awarded a City & Guilds Medal for his portfolio, which includes his documentary ‘Once Were Champions’ about Castleisland Desmonds’ winning the 1985 All-Ireland Senior Football Club Championship. Dan says the skills he learned on Radio Kerry’s broadcasting course were invaluable: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/54201/medium/”] Shane O’Connor, acting manager of Radio Kerry Training, described Dan’s achievement as amazing, fewer than 100 medals were awarded from a pool of 2 million City & Guilds students worldwide: [audio_player src=”http://media.radiokerry.ie/mediamanager/embed/audio/54202/medium/”] Dan’s documentary ‘Once Were Champions’ will be broadcast at 10am on Radio Kerry on St Patrick’s Day.