Radio Caroline/Radio 819

The Ross Revenge, the famous radio ship used by Radio Caroline from 1983 to the present day

The Ross Revenge, the famous radio ship used by Radio Caroline from 1983 to the present day

Mike Davies/Dixon/Coconut

Chris Adams, ex VOP & Radio Caroline DJ

The legendary tender operator Dave ‘The Fish’ Fisher

Nick Jackson

The Fairwind, the tender owned and skippered by ‘Dave The Fish’

Shaun Tilley, Ron van der Plas, Peter Moore

Leaving the Ross Revenge on the Dreamboat Annie tender

Nigel Harris, Dave & Colin Peters

Arie Swets/Harry Anderson

Station Manager Peter Moore

Neil Gates

Newly made cross arms for the aerial tower

Working on the new aerial tower

Port side of the Ross Revenge

Two tenders arrive at the same time, much like London buses 😉

More crew arrive on the ‘Fish Boat’

Ron van der Plas

One very drunk Arie Swets!

That tower is looking impressive

Oops, over we go!

The Dutch studio after a bad storm!

Peter Chicago, hero to many, something else to many others…

The Fish Boat

A calm North Sea evening

Ian Mac looking out for a supply tender!

Communications array!

The Fish hits the airwaves with his selection of heavy rock!

Beautiful night on the North Sea

Tower erecting

Nick Jackson tests the strength of the new tower

Ian Mac and the mullet!

The Harrison Monster & Steve Satan on the ‘Fish Boat’


Let’s rock & roll!

Such a pleasant young man 🙂

Arie in the Radio Caroline newsroom

Mike Davies enjoying the peace & solitude of the North Sea

The flying Dutchmen, Walter Simons & Colin Peters

Steve Masters & Mike Davies in their typical fashion gear 😉

Poolster circling the Ross Revenge

One of the infamous ‘bucket’ aerial systems!

Mr Cool at the controls; Ron van der Plas

Fred van Amstel

Dutch studio mixer & cart machines

Mr Smooth; Dave Asher

World Mission Radio/SW studio

Dutch, Irish & Brits all happily doing radio on the North Sea

Steve Conway, Dave Asher, Mirjam & Walter

North Sea gossip session

You need big tractor tyres!

Dutch DJs: Walter, Mirjam, Erik & Fred

Noel hauling the ropes!


Chris Kennedy