Radio


Old radio still going strong!

With thanks to the Radio Workshop in Worthing, West Sussex, England for the photo of the Etronic eta5316. More details about this radio here


Radio Caroline Badge

As I clear out years of accumulated junk I find the occasional memory from the past. Sadly this old badge has suffered a bit of corrosion, but probably worth keeping for a few more years!


Radio Monte Carlo!

Found this rather nice model in my collection of radio bits. Radio Monte Carlo was a frequently heard station on the medium wave band throughout Europe in the 60’s & 70’s. It was originally set up by the Nazis in 1942, but later passed into the control of Monaco at…


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Radio Geronimo

As a youngster passionately interested in radio I was very aware of a station that had broadcast for a short time from Monte Carlo to the UK. It played progressive music and had a cult following. It had ceased transmissions a year or two before I had started actively listening…


Oops…

When you don’t have a tractor tyre available to use as a fender…


I was famous once!

Back in 2011 I was kindly invited to a radio event in Calais organised by the France Radio Club and Offshore Echos Magazine. Apart from being able to talk to some Radio Caroline listeners I was also able to catch up in person with my old Ross Revenge shipmate Walter…



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