Piccadilly Radio was the first commercial radio station in Manchester when it began broadcasting in 1974. The station later became part of the group of
Merseybeat Liverpool sound walk
Step back into the early 1960s to uncover the emerging Liverpool music scene, Merseybeat. Visit the clubs, venues, and shops that became important meeting places
Spencer Leigh radio documentaries
BBC Radio Merseyside documentaries on the Merseybeat era by Spencer Leigh.
Protest Music and Political Life – part 1
Women share their stories of becoming more politically active and getting involved with campaigns in the 1930s.