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Thameside Radio Revisited

Thameside Radio Revisited

Thameside Radio 90.2 VHF on - Archive recordings from London's Thameside Radio

Sep 20, 2020

The end of the Paul James show. The Intrepid Birdman takes over. Dave plays a demo tape from a band called Kite. Sent in on reel to reel!

He also plays a tape from Radio Centraal - a Dutch pirate - saying "hello" to Thameside. More about them on .

Soem technical info:


Sep 13, 2020

 Paul James takes the show. Sarah is back from Devon specially for us.

Dave complains that Paul is talking down his nose rather than using his normal voice. Paul ignore him and carries on using his DJ voice and sticking close to the mic for extra extra warmth and bass.

We hear from BT's "Pope Line" because the Pope is...

Sep 6, 2020

The last of 15 hours of Thameside Radio's 1982 Easter Bank Holiday 1982 broadcast. After a mammoth broadcast The Intrepid Birdman hands over Bob Edwards. Bob won't tell us where he was. Mark, Ian and Dave are still at the studio so we hear from them too.

The transmitter turns itself off duding quiet patches of songs...

Aug 30, 2020

Dave Birdman is in a mischevous mood - He is asking listeners for scurrilos rumours about where Bob Edwards is.
Dave tells us about his problem his local AM breaker - CB radio was the wild west in those days...
We hear more from from Mark, Ian the Engineer, Paul James and Paul's mum who has been providing...

Aug 23, 2020

In this part of the Easter Monday extended show the Intrepid Birdman asks where Bob Edwards has gone, and with whom?

He plays a lot of sketches including a classical spot featuring unfinished symphonies.

We hear from  the telephone ladies who turn out to be Paul James, Mark and  Ian the Engineer.

There's a Duracell...