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English Section of Polish Radio External Service is changing broadcast times and leaving shortwave

Sad news for those who listen to Polish Radio External’s English service on shortwave, but good to know that they will still have an online presence. (Source: Polish Radio External Service) From Sunday 25 March, the English Section of Polish … Continue reading

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The Voice of America turns 70

(Source: Diplomatic Courier) “The news may be good. The news may be bad. We shall tell you the truth.” – William Harlan Hale; February 1, 1942 Such began the first broadcast of a small team of dedicated men transmitting live … Continue reading

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VOA plans to “sunset” shortwave broadcasts?

(Source: boingboing) A strategic technology plan prepared by the Broadcasting Board of Governors (BBG), the federal agency responsible for Voice of America, Alhurra, Radio Free Asia and other international stations, concludes that it should end many shortwave broadcasts in favor … Continue reading

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War of the Worlds on your shortwave radio – October 30th

On October 30, 2010 at 0100UTC on 9955khz, PCJ Radio will present a special broadcast of HG Wells’ War Of The Worlds as it was originally broadcast on CBS Radio. PCJ is also giving away 3 copies of this program. … Continue reading

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