Local volunteer, Colm O'Keeffe (left) pictured with radio crew, Andrew O'Gorman and Mary McDonnell who were on duty at last weekend's Hearsay International Audio Arts Festival in Kilfinane. (John Ahern)

Diarmuid McIntyre, had no problem attracting enthusiasts from as far away as Australia to the 3rd annual Hearsay International Audio Arts Festival in Kilfinane at the weekend. 

While it may seem outdated to some, radio is a medium that's adapted effortlessly to the online world and far from going out of fashion, the radio community is proving itself to be exceptionally creative.

Kilfinane had a 'céad mile fáilte' for the visitors with Patrick Sheehy who manages Sheehy's Centra, delighted with the influx. 

"It's a niche festival aimed at radio enthusiasts from all over the world. We're delighted to welcome them and be of assistance …"

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