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The 50th Anniversary of BBC Radio Leicester is on 8th November 2017.

This unofficial blog aims to tell the story of Britain's first UK mainland local radio station, and to celebrate its achievements with the help of former staff, their families and our listeners.

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When they were young(er)

PeoplePosted by Stephen Butt Sun, November 06, 2016 14:36:28
Many former Radio Leicester staff have moved on through the BBC to other roles for which they are now more generally recognised by the listening and viewing public.


Here are Charlotte Smith (now BBC1 Countryfile and Radio 4's Farming Programme) with Julian Worriker (Any Answers, You and Yours and BBC News presenter) in the BBC Radio Leicester newsroom in the 1980s.

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