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Thameside Radio Revisited

Thameside Radio Revisited

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

May 29, 2011

Following a couple of Thameside broadcasts which ended early due to technical problems Bob Edwards hosts a limited two hour broadcast. Everyone else seems to be on holiday.

Bob plays more from The Mystics and tells us about a girl that he spent 24 hours with!

BBC feature on Pirates

May 29, 2011

While you're waiting for the next podcast  - here's a YouTube clip  of Sarah Kennedy presenting a  1982 BBC feature about pirates. Not altogether accurate -  the Beeb really didn't 'get' radio pirates - but good fun. 

May 15, 2011

Bob plays a track from Bruce Springsteen’s new album called “The River”. There’s more from Incognito – one of the bands that Thameside championed as well as a Garry Glitter SpeciaL as Gary Glitter is in court for bankruptcy!

Tony Lloyd is in Australia. No-one mentions Bob's Triumph Spitfire blowing its big end...

Twitter @fmthen

May 11, 2011

If you'd like more chat and information about the Thameside Radio: just follow @fmthen ... 

May 8, 2011

The show includes a recording of the rather wonderful Radio 1 interview with Bob Edwards and Dave Birdman about Thameside Radio on Adrian Love’s B15 show (photo). The interview was originally broadcast by BBC Radio 1 at 4pm 12 Oct 1980.

Some things change, some stay the same: The Thameside Radio music news includes:...