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.
So sad to see the demise of such a talented performer. Early in his career in September 1966, David Bowie was interviewed at London’s Marquee Club for offshore pirate Radio London by Johnnie Moran in the sponsored Elida Show. Also interviewed in this nostalgic 60’s programme are Episode Six, Julie Felix and Hedgehoppers Anonymous. Now you can listen again for free…
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