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– Some of our other recent updates in 'What's Happening?' –
RIP Bob Stewart
Sad demise of Scott Walker
Our 20th Birthday Greetings
April Birthdays
Everett, Mercury and Princess Di play coming to Sky Arts
Otway & Barrett rerecord 1977 album for 12th Record Store Day
Zombies' Hall of Fame Induction
McCartney exercise book sells for staggering sum
Cardboard Celebration
Webby's amazing 65 years
Radio London Vehicle update
Radio London Club Afternoons begin
The Settlers' bad luck story
Radlon begins paying royalties
Request a Jingle from Jon Wolfert
Montreal Commemorates Bed-in
D.E.C.C.A.'s 90th Anniversary
Radio Jackie's 50th
Escape from Sealand
A roundup of Beatle stories
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'A to Z' of this site
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Frequently Asked Questions
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Tune in for everything you ever wanted to know about Radio London – 'Big L' 1964 - 67; the station, the DJs and the good ship Galaxy!
Sixties Offshore Scrapbooks
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Caroline Flashbacks! Meet Bud Ballou, Keefers and the whole Caroline Sixties gang, see the 2004 Reunion photos AND the Caroline charts.
Radio Scotland – 242
Tartan radio waves were all the rage in the 60s!
A scrapbook from the original station and stories of the 1999 & 2000 RSLs
Pirate BBC Essex
In 2004, the Beeb emulated the pirates so well that they did it again in 2007 and 2009!
Radio Luxembourg
Memories of 'your station on the stairs'
Offshore DJs are lost, found and remembered
Find jingles and more via our Links page
Offshore Reunions!
Index to a host of great photos from reunions held since 1997
Glamour Models!
A collection of favourite ladies – models of the radio ships
Offshore Swops
Swop or sell your tapes and memorabilia...

Seasonal fun aboard the offshore stations

The 'Kneesflashes' archives
What's been Happening over the past years
On Other Wavelengths
Radio News and Views from far and wide, including Radio England and Britain Radio
Reliving the Sixties
Sixties music will never die! Concert reports and more...
Aylesbury's Local Hero John Otway
Read about the 'two-hit-wonder' and how we 'assisted' at Abbey Road

Statement about BBC Radio London
Why the BBC's local station in London is now even more confused with Radio London

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I want to send my thanks to you both for a really wonderful website. It's been over 10 years of wonderful news of offshore gems. You have both kept the interest of Offshore Radio alive, and it's magical – there is nothing in the whole of this world to beat it. I also believe that Offshore would have died if the website wasn't around with the amount of news items, the hard work behind the scenes and the time that you both put into it. No other site has the same dedication on the same scale as yours.

I hope you will keep the site going for many more years to come and I feel you both should be awarded the MBE for keeping Offshore Radio alive on the site and in our hearts.

Stephen Burnham

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