103.5 FM – Bristol

103.5 FM – A Personal Recollection by Terry Starr. The mid-1980s were an exciting time to be a young radio enthusiast growing up. The second wave of ILR stations was getting established, with mergers and acquisitions being a hint of the future landscape of commercial broadcasting. The BBC was reforming their services and began installing…

Storeton Community Radio

Storeton Community Radio (SCR) began life on in 1982 on 1296 kHz Medium wave. Their policy was to provide a public service and running costs of the station were shared by the presenters. The station later moved to 1026 kHz, and continued to broadcast over a large area of the North West and North Wales. At…

Kiss 100 – North West

No, not the famous London dance station this time! Kiss 100 broadcast to Liverpool in the 1990s. More information to come soon… Photos Audio Mark Wright & Tony Scott – December 1991 44 mins Mike Stand – December 1991 38 mins Tony Scott – December 1991 17 mins

Concept Radio

Concept Radio broadcast from Liverpool from the 1970s, through to the 2000s. More on Concept Radio can be found on these sites: Concept Radio Official Site Concept News Concept Wiki Download To save any item from this list then Right Click and ‘Save Target As…’ Photos Audio Jingle 1 n/a Jingle 2 n/a Tom Webb – 1977…

Kool FM – Birmingham

Kool FM started broadcasting to the West Midlands from its Birmingham base in early 1996 on a frequency of 105.6 later moving to 92.4FM. The team behind the station were inspired by Kool FM in London, or Kool London as it is known today. Kool FM’s broadcasts were weekends, starting on a Friday and ending on a…

Premier FM – Essex

Premier FM broadcast from the Southend-on-Sea area of Essex from Spring 2001 until their closure in 2003. Their signal could be heard in areas from South London and parts of Kent to well up the east coast. Premier used a couple of main frequencies while they were on air, the first was 88.3 FM which…

Castle Radio – Salisbury

Castle Radio broadcast from Salisbury during the early 1980s. If anyone has any more information on this station please contact The Pirate Archive. Downloads To save any item from this list then Right Click and ‘Save Target As…’ Audio Castle Radio – 94.2 – Salisbury – Barry Jacobs – 5/4/81 60 mins Castle Radio –…

Girls FM – London

Girls FM originally started broadcasting from Brighton on 99.3 FM in mid 1993. Kenny Hawkes, who was to later on become the Girls FM manager, heard the station advertising for new presenters, so joined himself up. Kenny, a little while later, moved to London and set the station back up there, where it was to…

London Misc Station Audio

To download, right click and ‘Save Target As’ Please Note Downloads May Take A Few Seconds To Start After Clicking 3 Boroughs Radio – 1350 – Bob Williams – Dave Scott – Trevor Hayes – 8/9/85 91 mins BGCR FM – 104.3 – London – September 1984 45 mins Classic Radio – Unknown DJ –…