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 Forge Radio Born 1995: 19 years old
 Spire FM Born 1992: 22 years old

Radio moments

2004: Mark Damazer succeeds Helen Boaden as controller of @BBCRadio 4 s

2002: Peter Tait died. Trent and 96.3 Radio Aire /Magic broadcaster.

1997: ‘Perfect Day’ first aired. The ultimate BBC trailer:

1988: RDS launches, allowing car radios to retune, display station identifiers and switch to local travel news. s

1961: Trial BBC local programmes played to members of Pilkington Committee. Only one tape remains now - where is it? s

1961: Trial BBC local programmes played to members of Pilkington Committee. Only one tape remains now-where is it? s

0200: . Classic Gold Digital (UBC + GWR) agree to acquire Classic Gold digital radio and AM format from GWR Group. s

...as remembered by David Lloyd

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