Nick Bailey's Radio Caroline home movies

As well as the wonderful still photos that Nick Bailey took on board the Caroline ship, he also shot some home movies. He says: “I have some cine footage I took over two separate occasions on Caroline North, which I thought had been lost.” The Pirate Radio Hall of Fame is very grateful to him for sharing this unique glimpse into life on the mv Fredericia. Filmed with a borrowed domestic cine camera during the summer of 1967, the footage is silent.
Both films show the DJs, engineers and crew sunbathing on deck, Tony Prince diving off the side of the radio ship and Jerry Leighton, Mick Luvzit and Nick returning to the Isle of Man on the tender Offshore 3 for shore leave. On both occasions there is a coach load of people to welcome them in Ramsey harbour and, in the second film, Mick Luvzit's wife Jan is seen standing on the quayside waiting for her husband.

Some of the people you can see in Nick's film:
Nick Bailey Jerry Leighton Mike Wright Tony Prince the captain Manfred Sommer Mick Luvzit Jan Luvzit
Nick Bailey Jerry Leighton Mike Wright Tony Prince The Captain Manfred Sommer Mick Luvzit Mick's wife, Jan Terrett


If your browser does not support YouTube, try the version over the page.
With many thanks to Nick.
Back to the previous page of stills.
Back to the DJs' memorabilia index.

Home 60s Disc-Jockeys Ha 60s Disc-Jockeys N-P
60s Disc-Jockeys A 60s Disc-Jockeys He-Hu 60s Disc-Jockeys Q-R
60s Disc-Jockeys Ba-Bl 60s Disc-Jockeys I-J 60s Disc-Jockeys Sa-Sp
60s Disc-Jockeys Bo-Bz 60s Disc-Jockeys K 60s Disc-Jockeys St-Sy
60s Disc-Jockeys Ca-Cl 60s Disc-Jockeys L 60s Disc-Jockeys T-V
60s Disc-Jockeys Co-Cu 60s Disc-Jockeys M-Mi 60s Disc-Jockeys Wa-Web
60s Disc-Jockeys D 60s Disc-Jockeys Mo-Mu 60s Disc-Jockeys Wes-Wy
60s Disc-Jockeys E-G 60s Disc-Jockeys Mac-Mc 60s Disc-Jockeys X-Z
Books Charts Contact us
Credits Disc-Jockey spotlight Fans' memorabilia
Guestbook Guestbook archive 2000-02 Links
The Tom Lodge story Odds and Ends Offshore Engineers of the 60s
Plans Programme schedules Sixties DJ Directory
Sixties Timeline Seventies supplement Eighties supplement
Site contents Site contents - by station We need your HELP