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Broadcasters recreate the golden age of pirate radio

Cambridge 105 presenters recreated a pirate radio station on the River Cam. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

In the 1960s, pirate radio stations were a vital part of every teenagers' evening, and the bane of every politicians' life.

Broadcasters from East Anglia were at the heart of the movement and now, 50 years on, a station in Cambridge has taken to the waters to recreate that golden age.

Russell Hookey went to see how they got on.