On This Day… May 7th.

On This Day…
May 7th.
07 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
07 May 1978
+ IRL. Co Kildare. 1120.5 kHz MW Radio Cill Dara is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is on air 09:00-17:00
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. North London. 1358 kHz MW. Radio AMY (Alternative Music for You) starts broadcasts, 11:00-14:00 every Sunday
+ GBR. 6250 kHz SW. Radio Mercury International is on air, experiencing technical problems causing an early closedown today
+ GBR. 6260 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air today 1000-1306
+ GBR. Cambridgeshire. 6270 kHz SW. ABC England closes down with a full and final transmission
+ GBR. 6260 kHz SW. Workers Radio is on air today noted 1248-1303 with a programme by Radio Corsair DJ Roger Stevens. Mark King of Skyport Radio who supplies the rig, announces the programme should have gone out on May Day.
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Invicta Radio is on air this Sunday
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
07 May 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
07 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today
07 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM Phoenix Radio is on air 20:00-23:00, followed by Alices Restaurant
07 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
07 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
07 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
07 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
07 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 08:00-23:00
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
07 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GER? 6282 kHz SW. Canzoni Radio is noted today, at 09:44
+ NED. 7490 kHz SW. Voice of the Netherlands [VOTN] is noted today at 10 15
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Rock FM [RFM] is on air today

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On This Day… May 6th.

On This Day…
May 6th.
06 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
06 May 1972
+ GBR. Putney. 1321 kHz MW. 10:00-16:00 Radio Star International is on air today
06 May 1973
+ GBR. 6215 kHz SW. Radio Gemini is on air today
06 May 1974
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Radio Invicta is on air this Bank Holiday
06 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
06 May 1979
+ NED. 1322 kHz MW. Radio Korallfisher is on air today and heard in the UK
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is on air 09:00-17:00
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1395 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 7340 kHz SW. Impact Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
06 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today
06 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
06 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Birmingham. 1179 kHz MW. Sounds Alternative is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 94.2 FM. Wrekin City Radio is on air this afternoon
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
06 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
06 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Herts. RFM puts out 5-minute broadcast from a field near St. Albans; coverage is 100 yards and ends when the farmer chases them off…
06 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
06 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today and is raided by the dti who confiscate [steal] thousands of pounds of equipment
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
06 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air this evening

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On This Day… May 5th.

On This Day…
May 5th.
05 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
05 May 1973
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air this evening
05 May 1974
+ GBR. Felsham, Suffolk. 1160 kHz MW. Radio Albatross is on air this afternoon
+ FIN. 6225 kHz SW. Radio Polar International starts broadcasts, jointly with Radio Scandinavia.
+ IRL. 6317 kHz SW. Radio Valleri is on air today
05 May 1975
+ GBR. London. May Day Bank Holiday broadcast of Trans London Radio takes place today [would this have been 92.8 FM?]
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Radio Invicta is on air this Bank Holiday
05 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
05 May 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
05 May 1980
+ GBR. 7340 kHz SW. Radio Impact is on air today with 15-watts
05 May 1981
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1125 kHz MW. Merseyland Alternative Radio [MAR] is noted today with a John Dwyer show
05 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
05 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
05 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
05 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00, this is the last date the station is believed to have broadcast from Telford; the station moves to Shrewsbury, and Sunday broadcasts start at a later date
+ GBR. West Midlands. 102.5 FM. Subway Sound is on air today
+ GBR. West Midlands. 103.5 FM. UK Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
05 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 93.0 FM. Alices Restaurant is on air today, Dave Collins and Steve Price are noted
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 105.0 FM. UK Radio is on-air May Day Bank Holiday. Due to more effort being put into Radio Orion, UK Radio is to only appear on Bank Holiday weekends, and over Christmas this year
05 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
05 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
05 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today

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On These days… May 3rd and 4th.

On These days…
May 3rd and 4th.
03 May 1970
+ GBR. West London. 1507 kHz MW. Radio Nelson is on air today

03 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
04 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight

03 May 1975
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Sun Radio is on air today with a Tony Randall show noted

03 May 1976
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Radio Invicta is on air this Bank Holiday

03 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. London. 7395 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air today 13:00-15:00
04 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening

03 May 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
04 May 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening

03 May 1980
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air today
04 May 1980
+ GBR. London. 1260 kHz MW. Radio City is on air this afternoon with 1950’s music programmes
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1404 kHz MW. Phoenix Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening

03 May 1981
+ GBR. Birmingham. 1179 kHz MW. Sounds Alternative is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1386 kHz MW. Radio Comsat is on air from midday today
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. London Music Radio [LMR] is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening

03 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today with a show by Tony Allan
04 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today

03 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
04 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today

03 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
04 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day

03 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
04 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays

03 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. RFM repair Pentac kit by replacing all transistors which seems to cure the sprogs, then record a test transmission tape at Claire’s flat in the evening…
+ IRL. Tralee. 98.4 FM. WRKY103 is on air today, relayed via the station’s Tralee transmitter
04 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. RFM caught by parkie, whilst attempting an install up a tree on Hampstead Heath!

03 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. 94.3 FM. RFM is on air today
+ GBR. St Ives. 103.0 FM. Radio Argus is on air today up to 22:00
04 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 94.3 FM. Not Alices Restaurant is on air today with Steve Marshall and Phil Lane

03 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
04 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today

03 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR London. 94.2 FM. Classic Radio, a soul and Reggae station is noted today, this station is usually a 24-hour station
04 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today

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On This Day… May 1st and 2nd.

On This Day…
May 1st and 2nd.
02 May 1970
+ GBR. Somercotes. 1320 kHz MW and occasionally on 6230 kHz SW. Radio UK International is on air today

01 May 1971
+ GBR. Putney. 1321 kHz MW. 10:00-16:00 Radio Star International is on air today
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1394 kHz MW. 23:00-01:00 Radio Caroline South is on air tonight
02 May 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 and 14:00-15:00 Radio Free City is on air today
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1394 kHz MW. 12:00-20:00 Radio Caroline South is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1492 kHz MW. 10:00-13:00 Radio Nelson is on air today
+ GBR. Kent. 1496 kHz MW and on 49mb SW. Channel Radio is on air today

02 May 1976
+ GBR. London. 1331 kHz MW. Radio Corsair is on air 13:00-14:00
+ IRL. Dublin. Radio Dublin announced that it it has 1850 signatures in favour of Independent Local Radio, and that a march will be held on June 12th.

01 May 1977
+ GBR. London. 6250 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air 1000-1300
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening

01 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
02 May 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening

01 May. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
02 May 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening

01 May 1980
+ GBR. Colchester. 87.6 FM. Red Fox Radio starts broadcasting, using a Pan-Tech 1 watt kit rig, playing Top 40 music. Garry Lee appears for the first time. These low powered broadcasts continue until February 1981, and the frequency drifts.

01 May 1981
+ GBR. London. 90.4 FM. Alices Restaurant is on air today. Bear and Steve Price are noted
02 May 1981
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1323 kHz MW. Radio Free Birmingham [RFB] is on air this bank holiday
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today

01 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today with shows by Hugo O Brian and Colm Hayes.
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM Phoenix Radio is on air 20:00-23:00, followed by Alices Restaurant
02 May 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. South Acton. 90.2 FM. Thameside Radio is on air from 19:20 today, the late start due to a last-minute change of site, a raid the previous week they had lost two rigs in a raid, and Bob and Dave Birdman had been caught for the first time in almost 4 years of broadcasting.
+ GBR. East London. 90.2 FM. Alices Restaurant is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening

01 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM. Alices Restaurant is on air today, Bear is noted
+ GBR. Telford. 94.2 FM. Wrekin City Radio is on air this afternoon
+ GBR. London. 94.4 FM. Horizon Radio is on air today, C J Carlos and Gary Lee are noted
02 May 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 94.4 FM. Horizon Radio is on air today.

01 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
02 May 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day

01 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
02 May 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00

01 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
02 May 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today

01 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. Wirral 104.8 FM. Radio Julie is noted today with a Phil Smith show. The studio at the time is on 4th floor whilst the rig was top floor of the block of flats. Audio from the studio was carried through the electrical neutral and earth cables direct to the rig.
02 May 1987
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. St Ives. 103.0 FM. 10:00 Radio Argus is on air for the rest of today
+ GBR. Wirral 104.8 FM. Radio Julie on air again, today, Andy Davies, Andy Rogers, Larry James, and Neil Bishop appear

01 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 08:00-22:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
02 May 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00 with a Bank Holiday attempt at an outside Broadcast from a call box!
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR SE London. 91.8 FM. WNKR is on air this Bank Holiday

01 May. 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR SE London. 91.8 FM. WNKR is on air this Bank Holiday
02 May 1989
+ GBR Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today with taped shows 06:00-10:00 and 15:00-19:00
+ GBR Cornwall. 1503 kHz MW. [St Ives], 1602 kHz MW [Camborne] 6210 kHz SW [Camborne] and 102.8 FM [St Agnes] via a link system from Camborne, Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today

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On This Day… April 30th.

On This Day…
April 30th.
30 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
30 Apr. 1978
+ IRL. Co Kildare. 1120.5 kHz MW Radio Cill Dara is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1331 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is on air today with a show by Tony Bond noted
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. 6260 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air today 10:00-13:06
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Invicta Radio is on air this Sunday
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
30 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
30 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
30 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today
30 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM Phoenix Radio is on air 20:00-23:00, followed by Alices Restaurant
30 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
30 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
30 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
30 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 08:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
30 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 6210 kHz SW [Camborne], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

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In this month May

May 1971
* GBR London. 199m MW. [1507 kHz] Radio Nelson is raided; services resume shortly after. [date needed]
May 1975
* NED. 1395 kHz MW. Radio Scotland International starts broadcasts, initially on 1395, but soon also on 1470 and 1503 kHz MW, as well as unofficial ‘Dutch Band’ frequencies of 1612 and 1638 kHz. The station plays Dutch folk music, and its staff range from 1 to 20! [1395 date needed] [dates other frequencies started needed]
May 1976
* GBR. European Music Radio starts broadcasts in this month, initially testing on the 48 metre SW band. [date and frequencies needed]
May 1978
* FIN. Radio Sylvania International tries low powered mobile broadcasts in addition to their usual high-powered ones. [dates and frequencies needed]
May 1980
* GBR. Wolverhampton. Doug Neilson succeeds in closing UK Radio down, when he shorts the aerial to ground, causing the rig to catch fire. He is sacked, but UK Radio is to remain off the air for the rest of 1980. [date needed]
May 1981
* IRL. Dublin. 88.0 FM. Chris Cary by now has split from Sunshine Radio, and is starting an FM station, inspired by the FM sound in the USA. Test broadcasts on this frequency are noted this month and into June. The station initially has no name, but will soon be named Radio Nova [dates needed]
May 1982
* GBR. Wolverhampton. 7359 kHz SW. UK Radio makes its first Short Wave broadcast this month, these continue on Sundays from 09:00 to 13:00, using a 15-watt rig. Reception reports come from all over Europe. [date needed]
* GBR. Merseyside. 999 kHz 299m, Radio Alpine is on air again this month but sadly is to close during this month [more dates needed please]
May 1983
* GBR. West Midlands. 1242 kHz MW. Wulfrun Sound MW radial wires are pulled out during a programme this month. Paul Johnson investigates, and discovers a man bent down, masturbating! (Pulling his wire…) He had tripped on a radial wire, which was tangled round his leg! [date needed]
* GBR. Wirral. 1413 kHz MW. Station M International on air, Dave Simpson appears for possibly the last time before moving over to KGW [again, its more dates needed. KGW will be added shortly]
May 1984
* Telford. In this month Shropshire Sound starts broadcasts on 96.1 FM, 7 days a week, 08:00-20:00 Mon-Sats and 08:00-18:00 Suns. [which date was the first one? I can then add in the rest for this month]
May 1985
* IRL. Galway. Following RTE starting a court case against WLS Music Radio, it changes its FM frequency to 102.7 FM, 846 kHz MW remaining on air the whole time. [when?]
May 1987
* GBR. Liverpool. 976 kHz MW [972 being the closest 9kHz channel] with an interesting heterodyne, former Atlantis DJs Rick Dane and Steve Bishop appear, the station changes its name a few times, from ‘Radio 976’ to ‘Radio Jackie North’ before settling back down as Radio Atlantis again. [dates needed]
* GBR. Southend. 90.8 FM. Sunshine Radio starts broadcasting [date needed and is it weekends or all week?]
* GBR. Colchester. 90.9 FM. Freedom Overflow announces a full-on campaign to ‘save ballroom dancing!’ With a bogus campaign that listeners can enter. Another spoof campaign also starts – C.F.F.B.M. [the Campaign for Floater Free Beverages Man!]
[long shot, but can someone help with dates?]
May 1988
* GBR. Bristol. 105.2 FM. BAD Radio is back with regular shows from this month through to late summer when they disappear again. [more dates needed here please]
May 1989
* GBR. Colchester. The studios of the off-air station Overflow Radio, are closed for good, the landlord objects to the house being turned into a hippy squat and painted bright colours…
* GBR. Colchester. A new studio is found, but the only place for the aerial is to poke a dipole through a ground floor window, a brief test of Overflow Radio is made, but it is abandoned, as the signal is lousy.

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On This Day… April 28.

On This Day…
April 28.
28 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
28 Apr. 1973
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air this evening
28 Apr. 1974
+ GBR. Felsham, Suffolk. 1160 kHz MW. Radio Albatross is on air this afternoon
+ GBR. SW London. 1320 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is noted today, Mike Knight closing down for the day
+ IRL. 6317 kHz SW. Radio Valleri is on air today
28 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
28 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
28 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
28 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
28 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
28 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
28 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. West Midlands. 102.5 FM. Subway Sound is on air today
+ GBR. West Midlands. 103.5 FM. UK Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
28 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. RFM’s rig blows up
28 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
28 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

Bert

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On This Day… April 29th.

On This Day…
April 29th.
29 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
29 Apr. 1972
+ GBR. Putney. 1321 kHz MW. 10:00-16:00 Radio Star International is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1492 kHz MW. This is believed to be the last day Radio Nelson broadcasted.
29 Apr. 1973
+ GBR. 6215 kHz SW. Radio Gemini is on air today
29 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
29 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is on air 09:00-17:00
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1395 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. Scotland. 6260 kHz SW Radio Mercury International is on air 09:30-12:30 then changes frequency and band
+ GBR. Scotland. 7375 kHz SW. Radio Mercury International is on air 12:30-13:30
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
29 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
29 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
29 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
29 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 94.2 FM. Wrekin City Radio is on air this afternoon
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
29 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
29 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
29 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
29 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 6210 kHz SW [Camborne], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

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On This Day… April 26th.

On This Day…
April 26th.
26 Apr. 1970
+ GBR. Somercotes. 1320 kHz MW and occasionally on 6230 kHz SW. Radio UK International is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1507 kHz MW. Radio Nelson is on air today
26 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
26 Apr. 1975
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Sun Radio is on air today. Steve Most has the last show, finishing 21:56
26 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
26 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
26 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air today
26 Apr. 1981
+ GBR. Birmingham. 1179 kHz MW. Sounds Alternative is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1386 kHz MW. Radio Comsat is on air from midday today
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening
26 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
26 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
26 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
26 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
26 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
26 Apr. 1987
+ ???. 6293 Pirate Freaks Broadcasting Service is noted today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. 94.3 FM. RFM is on air today
+ GBR. St Ives. 103.0 FM. Radio Argus is on air today up to 22:00
+ GBR. Wirral. 104.8FM. Radio Julie is on air today, with Kenny Gee, Joe Williams, Pete Johnson, and BJ the DJ. The rig goes off air at 18:15 for an hour.
26 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
26 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

Bert

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On This Day… April 27th.

On This Day…
April 27th.
27 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
27 Apr. 1975
+ FIN. 6249.5 kHz SW. Radio Urbino starts broadcasting.
27 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
27 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
27 Apr. 1980
* GBR. Scotland. Weekend Music Radio [WMR] starts broadcasting today
+ GBR. London. 1260 kHz MW. Radio City is on air this afternoon with 1950’s music programmes
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1404 kHz MW. Phoenix Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air today, in collaboration with Ronan O Rahilly and Rob Eden; DJs include Freddie Archer, Mark Matthews and Barry James among others. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, the station is on air Sunday mornings, mostly running 50 watts.
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening
27 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
27 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
27 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
27 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
27 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. RFM first test broadcast, from Brian’s place. Disappointing range of 1 mile.
+ GBR. London. On frequencies close to the licensed LBC 97.3 FM, Radio Wapping appears today in support of sacked printworkers from the Sun and Times newspapers
27 Apr. 1987
+ GBR. Wirral. 104.8 FM. Radio Julie is on air today
27 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwallis on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
27 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

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On This Day… April 25th.

On This Day…
April 25th.
25 Apr. 1970
+ GBR. Somercotes. 1320 kHz MW and occasionally on 6230 kHz SW. Radio UK International is on air today
25 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 and 14:00-15:00 Radio Free City is on air today
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1394 kHz MW. 12:00-20:00 Radio Caroline South is on air today
+ GBR. London. 1492 kHz MW. 10:00-13:00 Radio Nelson is on air today
25 Apr. 1976
+ Offshore. Off Essex Coast 1187 kHz MW from the Mi Amigo, Radio Mi Amigo and Radio Caroline are on 50 kilowatts
+ GBR. London. 1331 kHz MW. Radio Corsair is on air 13:00-14:00
25 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
25 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
25 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
25 Apr. 1981
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1125 kHz MW. Merseyland Alternative Radio [MAR] is noted today with Mike Stand’s final (final) show
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1413 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
25 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. Merseyside. 1355 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. West London. 90.2 FM. Thameside Radio is on air with Paul James and Dave Birdman, the first part of the broadcast goes well, from near Edgware Road and the second part from Brentford seems to go well, but after the broadcast ends from there the third site does not turn on. The staff use a handheld radio to pass info, but the battery has a fault, as a result Bob Edwards and Dave Birdman are caught and later prosecuted
+ GBR. East London. 90.2 FM. Alices Restaurant is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 94.4 FM. Uptown Radio is on air this evening
25 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
25 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
25 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
25 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
25 Apr. 1987
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. St Ives. 103.0 FM. 10:00 Radio Argus is on air for the rest of today
25 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
25 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 6210 kHz SW [Camborne], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today
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Bert

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On This Day… April 24th.

On This Day…
April 24th.
24 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Putney. 1321 kHz MW. 10:00-16:00 Radio Star International is on air today
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1394 kHz MW. 23:00-01:00 Radio Caroline South is on air tonight
24 Apr. 1977
+ GBR. London. 6250 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air 1000-1300
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
24 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
24 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
24 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
24 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is noted today
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM Phoenix Radio is on air 20:00-23:00, followed by Alices Restaurant
24 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. West London. 1350 kHz MW. Radio Floss is on air today
+ GBR. 6310 and 6850 kHz SW. Radio Caroline Short Wave [RCSW] is on air this morning. The transmission sites vary between Thetford Forest and the Malvern Hills, usually running 50 watts
+ GBR. Telford. 94.2 FM. Wrekin City Radio is on air this afternoon
24 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
24 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
24 Apr. 1986
* GBR. London. RFM receive a 3-watt Pentac rig kit and build it. It causes TVI.
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
24 Apr. 1987
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
24 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 08:00-22:00
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Colchester. In its first broadcast since the move, Freedom Overflow returns on 94.8 mHz FM, as the rig would not tune elsewhere. The shows had all been pre-recorded, though on 93.9 mHz FM! Just to confuse issues further, the title of today’s programmes is ‘The Mobile Radio Party’ claiming to be broadcast from a moving Suzuki Motorbike! Some listeners believe it!
24 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

Regards,
Bert

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FRS Holland 28th April 2024

Dear FRS Friends,

At long last we can report some good news: next Sunday April 28th FRS-Holland will be on air.
The broadcast will start in the later afternoon (16:52 CEST) because of the more favourable propagation compared with morning/ early afternoon.
Check out for more detailed info (frequencies etc.) https://frsholland.nl/latest-news-2/ .

And that brings us to another piece of positive news: finally we van proudly present the brand new FRS-Holland website. No expense or effort has been spared to create an informative website that tells our 40+ years of history. Read our post about the new website: https://frsholland.nl/new-website-online/.

Important: the new website (frsholland.nl) will go online in the course of next Thursday!

We are looking forward to have your company next Sunday! Until then it’s goodbye.

73s FRSH team.

On This Day… April 23rd.

On This Day…
April 23rd.
23 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
23 Apr. 1978
+ IRL. Co Kildare. 1120.5 kHz MW Radio Cill Dara is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. Radio Jackie is on air 09:00-17:00
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
+ GBR. 6260 kHz SW. Skyport Radio is on air today 10:00-13:06
+ GBR. 6270 or 6275 kHz SW. Radio Zodiac International is on air today, with Roger Vosene, Dave Hunt, and Stuart Clarke
+ GBR. London. 92.0 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.4 FM. Invicta Radio is on air this Sunday
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Telstar South is on air this evening
23 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
23 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
23 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
23 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. London. 90.2 FM Phoenix Radio is on air 20:00-23:00, followed by Alices Restaurant
23 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Birmingham. 1179 kHz MW. Continuing the Easter services, Sounds Alternative is noted today with Rick Marks, Mick Richards, Norman Nelson and Steve Dunne shows.
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
23 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
23 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
23 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 08:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Chelmsford. 90.7 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air today
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. LWR is noted today with the Bust Up Crew’s show
23 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today
+ North Wales. 105.2 FM. CD-FM is on air today with a test transmission that reaches Blackpool, Max Hamilton, and Edward Lamb feature.

Bert Bridges

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On This Day… April 21st.

On This Day…
April 21st.
21 Apr. 1971
+ GBR. Edinburgh. 1322 kHz MW. 01:00-02:30 Radio Free City is on air tonight
21 Apr. 1973
+ GBR. London. 92.8 FM. Radio Free London [RFL] is on air this evening
21 Apr. 1974
+ GBR. Felsham, Suffolk. 1160 kHz MW. Radio Albatross is on air this afternoon
+ IRL. 6317 kHz SW. Radio Valleri is on air today
21 Apr. 1978
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening
21 Apr. 1979
+ GBR. Liverpool. 1395 kHz MW. Radio Jackie North is on air today
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 104.0 FM. UK Radio is on air this evening
21 Apr. 1980
+ GBR. Wolverhampton. 1332 kHz MW. UK Radio is on air this evening 19:00-22:00 with Paul Johnson and David Jarvis
21 Apr. 1982
+ IRL. Tramore. 729 kHz MW ABC Radio is on air 07:00-01:00 today
+ IRL. Dublin. 846 kHz MW and 88.2 FM. Radio Nova is on air today
+ GBR. London. 94.4 FM. Horizon Radio is on air today
21 Apr. 1983
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
21 Apr. 1984
+ GBR. Ludlow. 1017 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Sunshine Radio is on air today
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. SW London. 1332 kHz MW. On air 7 days a week, Radio Jackie is on air today
+ GBR. SE London. 1413 kHz MW and 90.2 FM. on air 7 days a week, Skyline Radio is on air today 06:00-00:00
+ GBR. London. 92.5 FM. On air 7 days a week, LWR is on air today
+ GBR. London. 102.5 FM. Horizon Radio is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 102.8 FM. JFM is on air 24 hours a day
+ GBR. London. 103.8 FM. DBC is noted for the last time on this frequency today, ED features.
21 Apr. 1985
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ BEL. 6205 kHz SW. Radio Delmare relays Free Radio Service Holland [FRSH] today, but the conditions on Short Wave are again poor, even though the power is now at 300 watts.
+ GBR. Telford. 96.1 FM. On air 7 days a week, Shropshire Sound is on air today 08:00-20:00
+ GBR. West Midlands. 102.5 FM. Subway Sound is on air today
+ GBR. West Midlands. 103.5 FM. UK Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Tolleshunt D’Arcy Essex. 103.5 FM. Radio Galaxy is on air Fridays to Mondays
21 Apr. 1986
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
21 Apr. 1988
+ IRL. Tramore. 1026 kHz MW and 101.0 FM. ABC Radio is on air today
+ GBR. Camborne. 1503 kHz MW. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air 07:00-23:00
+ GBR. Ealing. 89.5 FM. London Irish Community Radio is on air today
21 Apr. 1989
+ GBR. Saltash. 1494 kHz MW. Radio Argus Plymouth is on air today
+ GBR. Cornwall. 1503 MW [Camborne], 1602 MW [St. Dennis], 102.8 FM [St. Agnes], and 103.1 FM [St. Ives]. Radio Argus Cornwall is on air today
+ GBR. Bromley. 1611 kHz MW. Radio Argus London is on air today

Bert

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