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Remembering Rediffusion: Trinidad

REDIFFUSION (TRINIDAD) LTD. Maraval Road,   Port of SpainTrinidad.   Tel. 6565 Looking back at Rediffusion Trinidad Rediffusion in Trinidad was a fundamentally different proposition from it’s…

Barbados Rediffusion: The End of an Era in Broadcasting History

By IPS Correspondent Terry Ally BRIDGETOWN, Dec 2 1997 (IPS) – When the clock struck midnight Monday, signaling the climax of celebrations of the 31st…

About ZIZ Radio

The name ZIZ is not new to St. Kitts. In the mid 1930s the sons of Administrator Douglas Roy Stuart and their friend, Kittitian radio…

Radio Marti Begins Shortwave DRM Transmissions

USAGM aims to help drive development of low-cost DRM receivers By Hans JohnsonPublished: April 22, 2020 Radio Marti began Digital Radio Mondiale (DRM) shortwave transmissions…

Radio Antilles Montserrat 1993 Recording

930 Radio Antilles – Montserrat West Indies. Recorded at 10:50 AM Saturday January 16, 1993 in Nevis. A short segment sending out greetings to listeners…

Radio Belize: George McKesey and old photos from the history of radio in Belize

The Ghost of George McKesey Still Haunts Us All! Pinned down in a green and mahogany sofa set near the radio my father made from…

Guyana has a rich history in radio

IF any Caribbean or even South American country has had a rich history in radio broadcasting then it has to be our very own Guyana….

10 Facts About the History of Radio in Jamaica

February 13, 2017 Radio is a vital part of Jamaican life. Since the first official broadcast on Radio Jamaica on Monday, July 10, 1950, Jamaican…

Trinidad and Tobago’s First Radio Broadcast

In celebration of Trinidad and Tobago’s Independence, we take a look at T&T’s Firsts. Events in our history that helped shape the nation into what…

Radio Saint Lucia Closure

Radio Saint Lucia to officially close by month-end: Fedee By SNO StaffJuly 11, 2017 All formalities and loose ends are expected to be tied by…

Radio Anguilla celebrates station’s 48th anniversary

ANGUILLA–This year staff at Radio Anguilla are celebrating the 48th Anniversary of the station. On Sunday, April 9, members of staff attended the Palm Sunday…

Radio Anguilla: Mother of All Local Radio Stations

What do Radio Anguilla and the Anguilla Revolution have in common? The answer is: they are inter-related. The broadcasting station, as limited as it had…

Radio Havana Cuba, 55 Years Broadcasting the Truth to the World

Published: Sunday, 24 April 2016 – Written by Radio Havana Cuba Even though the formal inauguration of Radio Havana Cuba did not happen until a…

ZNS Radio 79th Anniversary Church Service

Enjoy this YouTube report on the 79th Anniversary celebrations of ZNS Radio: Published on YouTube by ZNSNetwork, June 1st, 2015

Retro Radio Dial: 1988 Caribbean AM/SW Radio

Belize, Bermuda, French Guiana, Guyana, Panama Canal Zone, Surinam, Caribbean excluding Cuba, Dominican Republic & Haiti Share your own memories of Caribbean Radio kHz Call/Brand…

Retro Radio Dial: 1988 Caribbean FM Radio

Belize, Bermuda, French Guiana, Guyana, Surinam, Caribbean excluding Cuba, Dominican Republic & Haiti Share your own memories of Caribbean Radio MHz Call/Brand Country Location FM…

ZBVI Radio Erects New AM Tower

Published on YouTube by JTV News

Retro Radio Dial: 1953 Caribbean AM/SW Radio

Barbados, Bermuda, British Guiana, Dutch Guiana, French Guiana, Guadeloupe, Jamaica, Martinique, Netherlands Antilles, Puerto Rico, Trinidad & Tobago but excluding Cuba, Dominican Republic & Haiti…

Farewell to RNW shortwave broadcast from Bonaire

The Radio Netherlands’ relay station on the Caribbean island of Bonaire lies a few hundred metres off a narrow road. A white patch on a…

A brief history of radio in Guyana

By Stabroek News October 28, 2010 The Ovaltine Programme was one of the best-loved children’s radio programmes in Guyana The origin of radio broadcasting in…

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