The return of Radio Caroline

Press cuttings from 1983

Radio Caroline returned to the air from a brand new ship, mv Ross Revenge, in August 1983.

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cutting from Sunday Times
The Sunday Times, 14th August 1983.

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cutting from Daily Mail
The Daily Mail, 16th August 1983.

click to hear audio click to hear audio Tony Gareth on a test transmission for Radio Caroline, 19th August 1983. This is an edited version of a recording available from www.azanorak.com. Our thanks to Ray Robinson (duration 1 minutes 9 seconds)
click to hear audio click to hear audio Tom Anderson reopens Radio Caroline from her brand new ship at 12 noon on 20th August 1983. Recording courtes of The Offshore Radio Archive (duration 1 minutes 31 seconds)


TV coverage of Caroline's return, courtesy of a poster on YouTube.

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Melody Maker, 3rd September 1983.

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NME, 24th September 1983.

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Radio News, 7th October 1983. The DJs in the picture are, left to right: Andy Archer, Tom Anderson, Dixie Peach, obscured (probably Dave Simmons - who never made it on air), Robin Ross and Tony Gareth.

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