Radio Veronica Souvenirs : 1970-1973

I made several visits to the m/v Nordeney, Radio Veronica’s transmitter ship during my visits to Holland in the early 1970’s. The visits always started and ended at Scheveningen harbour. The pictures shown below on various dates including one trip made on 29th July 1972, organised by J. Verbaan, FRO-FRC-Holland, whose postcard is included below. [ngg_images source="galleries" container_ids="22" display_type="photocrati-nextgen_basic_thumbnails" override_thumbnail_settings="0" …

Radio Nordsee International – RNI – Zurich Office Pictures

RNI was owned by Swiss businessmen, Edwin Bollier and Erwin Meister and broadcast from m/v Mebo 2 in international waters off the coasts of Holland and Britain from early 1970 until August 1974 when Dutch legislation against offshore radio stations came into force. The m/v Mebo 2 was then sold to the Libyan government, renamed “El Fatah” and sailed to the Mediterranean where it arrived in about February 1977. From there it broadcast as “Radio Joumhourya” in Arabic and …