This is a recording from the night one of the world’s most famous radio stations turned off their just as famous MW transmitter which broadcast on 208metres (1440kHz).
The station were moving into a new era of broadcasting via satellite and this is a very special final show which ran from midnight until 3am, when the transmitter was switched off.
Below we present a choice of listening…
We have the whole programme recorded via satellite . We also have the option to listen authentically to the final 40 minutes as they were broadcast on medium wave.