Pirates of the Airwaves

Known to the listeners of Merseyside and the North West of England as Steve West, we hear about his time on Radio Jackie North, MAR and many other stations, he tells us about almost being blown off the top of a 22 story tower block, laughing at the GPO and accidentally almost setting fire to a flat with a transmitter power supply.

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.