PRE-OPENING OF RADIO CLYDE

Radio Clyde DJ Steve Jones gets in some last-minute practice before the new radio station goes on air. (clip - full length available onsite)

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Places:

  • Glasgow

Subjects:

  • Media, communication and the creative industries

Genres:

  • Television documentary

Decade:

  • 1970s

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Title: PRE-OPENING OF RADIO CLYDE

Reference number: T0158

Date: 1973

Production company: Scottish Television

Sound: sound

Original format: 16mm

Colour: col

Fiction: non-fiction

Running time: 5.35 mins

Description: The preparations for the opening of Radio Clyde, a new radio station in Glasgow. Singers recording the Radio Clyde jingle.

See also ref. 2126.

Credits: [interviewer Les Wilson]

Shotlist: No credits. Singers in studio recording the Radio Clyde jingle (1.18); Les Wilson from Scottish Television interviews Managing Director James Gordon (2.33); DJ Steve Jones engaged in a warm-up session. (3.21) Interview on how he came to work for Radio Clyde (4.19); Interview with DJ Maggie Cockburn (?), who speaks about her first job working for the Voice of Kenya [Now Kenya Broadcasting Corporation] (4.54); ms Steve Jones changing records (5.21); Soundtrack continues, including jingles (7.21)