- The programme makers had initially hoped to get two episodes or a longer time but this didn't happen in the end. Availability of people from earlier on was also a problem. Personally I think the narrower focus that the completed programme had resulted in it being more accessible for the average viewer while still getting the important stuff across.
- I've not seen any evidence of LWR applying for either a 1985 community radio licence or an incremental licence. That '30K' on PR for it perhaps wasn't well spent... Reporting on LWR is always, umm, challenging.
- The ex-DTI people said that Eric Gotts passed away a few years back. There was a definite amusement amongst others in the department over his earnestness in going after stations while for most it was just a job.
- There were I believe a couple of Pyers' photos in the programme that he took originally for TX Magazine. Think he was just 16 in that first interview.
I've been hoping to do a second edition of the London's Pirate Pioneers book - mostly minor station history corrections - but other work keeps leading to it being put back. Any amendments or new info always welcome in the meantime.
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