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April 09, 2015 05:04PM
Various logs from the long waves. Heard here on location in in Bristol, United Kingdom with a Tecsun PL-600.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2155, 162 am. France Inter. Music by Steely Dan, "Do It Again." Fair to good signal.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2131, 180 am. BBC, IDs as "Talk Sport." FA Cup soccer game, Liverpool "on the brink of Wembley" versus Blackburn. Liverpool pulls it out at the end in an exciting finish. Fair to good signal but quite readable. Parallel medium wave 1089 which is much better. Noticed this is also on 144 am with a much weaker signal.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2142, 198 am. BBC Radio 4, running World Service programmes, with a talk discussion about smuggling comic books into South Africa. Excellent signal.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2145, 216 am. Unid, talk in French. Possibly R. Monte Carlo? Fair signal.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2146, 252 am. Unid, talk in French. Good signal.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2147, 351 am. Commercials for The Sun tabloid rag, "smooth singles." Smooth Radio ID at 0148 into mellow pop music, "A little bit more" by Dr. Hook. Very good. Probably a mixing product or image; there is a local Smooth on 1260 am.

Tuesday, April 7, 2015, 2151, 414. BRI (Bristol International Airport) in CW. Good signal.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 2145, 180 am//144 am. BBC Talk Sport, commercials in English, various businesses with .co.uk addresses, into soccer news. Good signal on 180, fair signal on 144.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 2149, 252 am. Jazz music, sax and piano. Fair to good signal. Talk in English followed. RTE Radio One ID at 0200 and into news. Fair signal.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 2155, 351 am. Mellow pop music, Very good signal.

Wednesday, April 8, 2015, 2156, 198 am. Talk about poetry, new papyrus finds in English. Program "In Our Time." UK weather at 0159. BBC Radio 4 time pips at the top of the hour and into news. Good signal, some interference.

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