40 years on the airwaves

Talk radio station, LBC, is celebrating its 40th birthday.

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LBC celebrates 40 years on air

Talk radio station, LBC, is celebrating its 40th Birthday. Originally known as London Broadcasting Company, it first went on air as the UK's first commercial radio station in October, 1973. It was followed a week later by Capital Radio.

London Mayor Boris Johnson is the latest in a long line of presenters to take to the air Credit: John Stillwell/PA Wire

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