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The last week in radio history - the people and the programmes - as told through clips and narration from David Lloyd.

The last week in radio history - the people and the programmes - as told through clips and narration from David Lloyd.
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United Kingdom

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The last week in radio history - the people and the programmes - as told through clips and narration from David Lloyd.

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English

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07966 223934


Episodes

15: From Wave 105 being born to the death of Russell Harty

6/11/2019
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Kerrang is born in the West Midlands; Russell Harty dies; Chris Moyles in the Archers; changes at the huge COI advertising account; and Wave 105 is born. Follow the 'RadioMoments - This Week in History' weekly podcast here (https://podfollow.com/1459316855) .

Duration:00:06:58

14: From 20 years since Galaxy North East launched to Noel Edmonds takes over Radio 1 breakfast

6/4/2019
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20 years since Galaxy launched in the North East; Tony Blackburn arrives at pirate Radio London; Noel Edmonds takes over Radio 1 breakfast; Greg James arrives at Radio 1; Hits Radio launches; Christian O'Connell takes over Australia; Bob Holness leaves LBC. Follow the 'RadioMoments - This Week in History' weekly podcast here (https://podfollow.com/1459316855) .

Duration:00:08:30

13: From Kid Jensen leaving Radio 1 to the arrival of Test Match Special

5/29/2019
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Grimmers announces his departure from Radio 1 breakfast; and Kid Jensen hosts his final show on the station. The first live programme from behind the Iron Curtain; RTE launches its second channel in Ireland; farewell to London's Jazz FM in favour of Smooth; and hello to Test Match Special. Follow this podcast weekly here (https://podfollow.com/1459316855) .

Duration:00:07:29

12: From the launch of Mercia to classic Naughtie and early Laser 558

5/22/2019
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In this edition, find out what Mercia was nearly called, enjoy the launch of Laser 558 – and hear the sort of meaningful speech Plymouth Sound was planning. James Naughtie clashes with Kinnock on Radio 4 – and Fearne Cotton departs Radio 1. All this and more on this week’s ‘RadioMoments – This Week in History’, for the week ending 24th May 2019. Follow the weekly podcast (https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no) .

Duration:00:08:22

11: RNI is bombed to a famous Radio 1 Fun Day

5/14/2019
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The bombing of RNI; Russ Williams leaves Absolute; Buzz FM launches in Birmingham; Pirate Radio Atlanta launches; and the Radio 1 Fun Day is disrupted as the Bay City Rollers arrive. All that and more on this week’s ‘RadioMoments - This Week in History’. Seven days of radio history in seven minutes.

Duration:00:07:53

11: From RNI abandoning ship to the most famous Radio 1 fun-day

5/12/2019
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The pirate RNI abandons ship; Russ Williams departs Absolute; Buzz launches in Birmingham; Radio Atlanta launches; the troubled Radio 1 fun-day at Mallory Park; and the PM theme tune is revived. Radiomoments - This Week in History. Seven days of radio history in seven minutes for the week ending 17th June. Cath the weekly podcast [here](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no).

Duration:00:07:47

10: Walker leaves Radio 1 to the story of the AM/FM splits

5/10/2019
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Johnnie Walker leaves Radio 1; Mike Smith’s final Radio 1 breakfast; Rock Radio begins in Manchester; Dawn Chorus Live; and the story of the AM/FM splits. The last week’s radio memories - from the week ending 10th May. Seven days of radio history in seven minutes. Follow the [weekly podcast](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no).

Duration:00:07:34

9: From Radio 1 going 24 hours to Foxy leaving Capital

5/2/2019
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Radio 1 goes 24 hours; Neil Fox leaves Capital; Radio Derby begins; DLT starts Radio 1 breakfast, 50 years since the start of Waggoners’ Walk’; Virgin 1215 launches; and much more. 'RadioMoments - This week in history'. 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - for the week ending 3rd May. Follow the [podcast](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no).

Duration:00:08:06

8: Johnnie Walker joins BBC; The Dales ends; Evans joins Radio 1; the end of GB Radio

4/23/2019
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Johnnie Walker joins the BBC; the Dales soap ends; Evans goes on Radio 1 breakfast; Royals host the chart; and Bruno Brookes is 60; BBC Radio Shropshire is born; and GB Radio in Gwent dies. **'RadioMoments - This week in history'.** 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - for the week ending 26th April. Follow [the podcast.](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no)

Duration:00:08:31

7: Steve Wright & Ed Stewart leave the BBC; Johnny Vaughan on Capital; Dale Winton dies

4/18/2019
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Steve Wright left Radio1 & Ed Stewart left Radio 2; Johnny Vaughan started Capital breakfast; CFM launched; s challenge for the chart shows; 10-10 WINS launched in New York; and Dale Winton died. The last 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - on **'RadioMoments - This Week in History'**. Follow the series weekly by the new dedicated [weekly podcast](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no).

Duration:00:08:35

6: Dene is 70; Berry ends at Capital; Home Truths begins and the 70s commercial radio rollout concludes

4/9/2019
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Graham Dene is 70; Dave Berry finishes at Capital; Home Truths begins on Radio 4; the commercial radio network 'finishes' in 79 as Beacon began.. 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - week ending 12th April 2019. Please follow this weekly feature by podcast: '[RadioMoments - This Week in History'.](https://podnews.net/podcast/1459316855/no)

Duration:00:06:40

5: Zoe Ball ends at R1; the BBC changes for the 70s; and Piccadilly launches

4/5/2019
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Century becomes Real; Zoe Ball ends at Radio 1; BBC radio changes for the 70s; Piccadilly launches; protests about Radio 4. 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - week ending 5th April 2019.

Duration:00:08:29

4: Happy birthday Steve Allen; Downtown launches, 50 years of Jackie

3/25/2019
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Happy 65th birthday Steve Allen; the Olga Collett story 80 years on; Downtown Radio launched in '76; 20 years of Tower FM; happy birthday BBC Radio Guernsey; & 50 years of Radio Jackie. 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - week ending 29th March 2019.

Duration:00:07:38

3: Mayo breaks records; Adrian Love's death, 6 Music, Radio Stoke & Xfm launch

3/25/2019
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A record breaking @SimonMayo show; Adrian Love died; BBC 6 Music, Talksport2, BBC Radio Stoke and Xfm Manchester launched; farewell to Bush House. 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes - week ending 22nd March 2019.

Duration:00:08:15

2: Peel on Nightride; Zane Lowe leaves Radio 1; Hapyy 80th Keith Skues

3/25/2019
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Peel made his debut on Radio1's Nightride; Zane Lowe Lowe left; Helen Boaden became Controller of Radio 4; more incremental commercial radio for London; Blackburn takes over Sounds of the 60s; Radio 210 launches - and happy 80th birthday Keith Skues - all on this week's #radiomoments review - 7 days of radio history in 7 minutes. Week ending 17th March 2019

Duration:00:09:03

1: Reluctant presenter changes; Moray Firth launches; Mayo starts at Radio 1

3/18/2019
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Reluctant presenter changes programme; Moray Firth launches; talking to elderly folk; the start of the General Forces Programme; Simon Mayo starts at @BBCR1; Ed Stewart starts on Junior Choice; Jim Naughtie starts on Today and Sue MacGregor leaves - all on this week's Radiomoments review for the week ending March 1st 2019.

Duration:00:08:48