EURORADIO 1997

Held in Calais in July 1997, Guest stars where Ronan O'Rahilly and Johnnie Walker.

Ronan, the founder of the legendary Radio Caroline, recounted some of the stations history and spoke of his continuing legal action against the UK government over the 1989 raid on Caroline's ship Ross Revenge.

Johnnie Walker

Ronan O'Rahilly



Radio Caroline 60's deejay Johnnie Walker, whose "Mans Fight for Freedom" speech, that aired on Caroline at the time of the UK's 1967 Marine Offences Act sought to outlaw the offshore stations, became a rallying cry for free radio. Johnnie recalled how Caroline defied the MOA and continued broadcasting.