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Audio slideshow: 40 years of BBC Radio Solent

BBC Radio Solent officially started broadcasting on 31 December 1970.

Since then the station has covered major news and sports events, provided essential information
and entertainment for south coast radio audiences.


Slideshow production by Stephen Stafford. Images: BBC, personal collections and Getty Images.
All images subject to copyright.




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