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by JON TAYLER
Fri Jul 17, 2015 2:33 am
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham Pirate TV
Replies: 30
Views: 22518

Re: Birmingham Pirate TV

i have the vhs tapes treansferred to DVD. will have to get it on YOU TUBE..
by JON TAYLER
Wed Dec 05, 2012 7:44 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham Pirate TV
Replies: 30
Views: 22518

Re: Birmingham Pirate TV

The first attempt was Telstar TV in Birmingham who operated in early 1984. This isn't quite true. There was an attempt by Caroline or one of the offshore pirates (cant remember which one!) to broadcast pirate tv in the 60's! They used a plane (honest!) and broadcast test transmissions but as far as...
by JON TAYLER
Fri Jun 06, 2008 5:05 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Robin Wood (of Radio Christina)
Replies: 15
Views: 5473

Re: Robin Wood (of Radio Christina)

does Anyone have any Radio Christina Tape recordings???? If they do please share them with us.

Cheers

JT
by JON TAYLER
Tue Jun 03, 2008 10:14 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham pirates Drink.
Replies: 87
Views: 20661

Re: Birmingham pirates Drink.

sorry everyone I could'nt make the reunion drink as I was stuck in Essex. But would love to come if there is another. Infact I will make it next time whatever. would love to meet you all again..

Cheers

JON
by JON TAYLER
Tue Jun 03, 2008 9:37 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham Pirate TV
Replies: 30
Views: 22518

Re: Birmingham Pirate TV

Yeah I remember transmissions came from Bartley Green/ Northfield in a flat and were switched on as soon as BBC2 went off the air. In those days BBC2 closed early on a Friday Night sometimes 11pm to 11.30pm. On a Saturday night they showed the Midnight Movie so they didn't close till 2am. On Fridays...
by JON TAYLER
Thu May 15, 2008 1:40 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham pirates Drink.
Replies: 87
Views: 20661

Re: Birmingham pirates Drink.

Gary Edwards wrote:So it looks like The Wellington has got the vote and a few people have mentioned a Saturday afternoon so...

Howabout:

The Wellington, 1 PM, Saturday 24th May 2008.

Thats the next Bank Holiday (Whitsun).

What do we all think?
sounds great to me. any ideas on which bus or train???
by JON TAYLER
Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:44 pm
Forum: General - Non Pirate
Topic: I want one of these...
Replies: 17
Views: 5871

Re: I want one of these...

Wonderful..........Did you see how much it finally went for $405.00 about £200.00 we should have all bidded and used it for the Birmingham Free Radio Network 2 on FM..
by JON TAYLER
Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:36 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Robin Wood (of Radio Christina)
Replies: 15
Views: 5473

Re: Robin Wood (of Radio Christina)

Yeah If Robin has any tapes up in the loft. It would be great to hear him on Radio Christina again.
by JON TAYLER
Mon Apr 07, 2008 7:33 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham pirates Drink.
Replies: 87
Views: 20661

Re: Birmingham pirates Drink.

Coach And Horses Wikked. Stevie Merrick would only be able to drink one pint and he's be on his back. It is a great "Real Ale" pub.

As i will be probably driving hope the Diet Coke is good too :lol:
by JON TAYLER
Mon Apr 07, 2008 1:51 pm
Forum: Pirate
Topic: Birmingham pirates Drink.
Replies: 87
Views: 20661

Re: Birmingham pirates Drink.

sounds great to me. Shall I invite Mr merrick along too. lol :lol: