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Red Sands Radio - Part 11

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Red Sands Fort cluster, Bofors Tower out of view its shadow to left

Red Sands Southern Gun Tower

Container ship out of Thames Port

Unusual shot of Gun Tower 1 looking south

The salubrious Red Sands Radio studio tea from an infamous Sheppey Pirates Planker Mug

Sony Mini-Disc top, a pair of Proline standby CD players controller & trays beneath, Denon Mini-Disc, a pair of Denon CD Cart Players, to left of presenter chair TV stream, beneath desk monitor amp & off-air tuner amp monitoring, Alice A Desk

Play-out by P.C with Studio 2 in News Room, we had a pair Sony of portable mini-disc machine aboard which both gave up

We had a balanced microphone lead that could cover the whole Fort from sea level to roof top for News & Interviews with crews of boats alongside

Ready with the winch gear

Supply time; worst part is taking up diesel & water

Generator Room East perspective with a pair of Kipor Diesels with little Petrol Honda for night lighting


Generator Room West perspective

Generator Room ceiling 1

Generator Room ceiling 2

Walkway Looking North

Glyn Richards

Thanks for the visit, a calm day replenished our water & fresh milk

Phil Hadler, Kevin Turner 'Bon Voyage'

An O/B of sorts at sea level into Kevin Turners show describing the scene & interviewing the crew on the speed boat that took this shot

A small selection of the numerous Local, National & International Newspapers, Magazines, Trade Periodicals that covered Red Sands Radio 2008

BBC, ITV, & various Satellite TV channels broadcast items on the station along with a number of terrestrial radio taking 'live' feeds & interviews from the Fort

A Red Sands Radio Competition Winner Jammie

He could have had anything from R G Electronics he chose an ICOM Marine Radio

Red Sands Fort looking due East with Shivering Sands in the background

With grateful thanks to Laura Beavis, John Turner, Virgil Parker, Sam Taylor-Nobbs of ICOM (UK) Ltd & Peter Dalyrample for the additional photographs

Finally Red Sands Radio thank Dave & Bob Stockley of ICOM (UK) Limited for their support of the radio station

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