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Radio Scotland 242 published their own monthly magazine in 1966 and 1967. Some issues are reproduced below, but there are missing issues. An extra 2 missing issues were added in April 2019. as well as rescans of a further two pale scaned issues.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 2 - OCTOBER 1966 (23,454k)

From our own archives

 

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 3 - JUNE 1966 (60,995k)

From our own archives.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 4 - JULY 1966 (41,224)

Originally from the collection of Brendan, with a missing banner, but now from our own archives.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 5 - AUGUST 1966 (71,113k)

From our own archives.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 6 - SEPTEMBER 1966 (67,150k)

From our own archives.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 7 - OCTOBER 1966 (32,062K)

From our own archives.

RADIO SCOTLAND SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 8 - NOVEMBER 1966 (43,617k)

From the collection of Brendan.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND 242 SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 9 - DECEMBER 1966 (40,483k pdf)

From the collection of Brendan.

I rescanned this issue when I could so that the PDF is a double page spread all the way through. The original file was scanned from Richard's collection.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND 242 SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

ISSUE 10 - JANUARY 1967 (21,635k pdf)

This was scanned from Richard's collection.

 

RADIO SCOTLAND 242 SHOWBEAT MAGAZINE

SEPTEMBER 1967 (4 pages only)

 

 

The Radio Scotland 242 showbeat magazines on this page have come from various sources.

There are as follows:

Issues 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, and 9 now all in our own dx archive collection.

Issues 9 and 10 from Richard Crichton of Glenrothes.

Issues 2 and 8 came in scanned form via JON of The Pirate Hall of Fame

Issues 4, 8 and 9 from Brendan Hughs via Alex Jenkins.

 

So in April 2019, we are up to 9 complete copies in total.

There are a number of pages containing articles spread across two pages, and therefore I have left the scans as double page spreads.

File size is large to preserve quality.

It is such a shame that there are collectors out there holding out on other issues. They just don't seem to come forward and offer to share, by loaning or scanning themselves.

Additions are welcome of course to try and complete the set. The quality I think is best with the large Epson A3 workhorse scanner that I have, and therefore I would prefer a loan for a few days, to make a full colour 300dpi scan of these items.

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The Radio Scotland 242 SHOWBEAT magazines are very collectable these days. I turned down an offer of some, unsure of how many, in the 1980's or early 90's as I thought the price a bit steep at fifty quid. These days you may pay that for one if you are not careful!! So obviously kicking myself now of course.


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