(Notes on this documentary)
OFCOM - UK Telecommunications regulator.
- People set up radio stations in the waters (international seas) as there were different laws on the water than on the land.
- 'Peoples rights to have their own radio station not run by the government'.
- Kiss/Radio 1 started out as pirate radio stations at the start.
- How is pirate radios funded?
- Pirate radio stations find the new talent: Dizee Rascal, Wiley.
- Rinse FM- Started out as a pirate radio station but developed into a brand as a result of the Internet: Myspace, Facebook, Website, Youtube.
- Kiss 100: 1985 started out as an illegal station/1990 officially legal.