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BBC Radio Solent - Radio Victory’s Final Hour’s Transmission

BBC Radio Solent - Radio Victory’s Final Hour’s Transmission
Transmission details
28 Jun 1986
Final hour’s transmission, with Chris Carnegy and Pam Spriggs. Memories of the 1982 Falklands War [see FW compilation CDs; also various tapes]. Outside Broadcast from central Portsmouth. Thank you, phone calls; past commercials; past programmes and presenters. News memories of 1983 and 1984, including Mary Rose and Portsmouth Football Club. Radio Victory staff. News memories of 1985 and 1986, including Portsmouth Football Club. Bruce Jenkins, Managing Director of Radio Victory. Michael Poland, Chairman, including reference to Ocean Sound. Last record: This Will Be Our Last Song Together. Station closed at 12 noon after 10 years and 257 days. Intermittent crackle and reduced quality are probably due to poor reception in Southampton. See also AV74/RVFH/S1 - same CD. [Box 7]
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Tape starts in middle of a programme insert. See also AV1/FV/S1. This tape was recorded off-air by Radio Solent. Fluctuations in sound are probably due to the reception in Southampton.
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Single Track
Production company
Radio Victory
1 tape


Pam Spriggs; Chris Carnegy
Bruce Jenkins; Michael Poland

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