London’s Capital Radio Road Show 1974

Below are a few photographs of Capital Radio’s Road Show when I visited the Biggin Hill air Fair on 19th May 1974. According to Wikipedia, Biggin Hill air Fair was, at the time, one of the world’s largest civilian airshows and the largest privately organised air show in Europe, so presumably a good publicity opportunity for Capital, which had started broadcasting only seven months earlier, in October 1973. [ngg_images source="galleries" container_ids="16" …

Recent Additions To Our Radio Station Archive

Over the last couple of weeks we have added these new items… 1. Manx Radio: Britain’s oldest licensed commercial radio station celebrated their 50th anniversary in 2014. Here are two interviews with their first General Manager, John Grierson, talking about how Manx Radio finally managed to get its license from the U.K. government and their first months on the air. 2. Manx Radio: Chris Williams presents his show dedicated to Radio Caroline’s 50th anniversary on 29th March 2014. …