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The Biggest Sixties Offshore Reunion, Ever!

On 14th August 2017, over 100 offshore radio personnel gathered on a ship on the Thames to mark 50 years since the Marine Offences Act decided that even though they were entertaining a third of the UK population with music, what they were doing had to be made illegal...
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In partnership with Ben Meijering, we're proud to present the YouTube channel, Offshore Radio Collection.

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All the Offshore Reunions!
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