Pirates of the Airwaves

For this episode I talk to Lawrie Hallett, the poacher turned gamekeeper. He went from pirate radio operator to ofcom official via a whole load of radio related projects and played a major role in helping Radio Caroline gain their 648 AM licence. He is now spending much of his time helping train the next generation of radio broadcasters.

What is Pirates of the Airwaves?

Mark Wakely chats to some of the people involved in the land based pirate radio world of the 1970's and 1980's in the UK.