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Volunteer Ian

Meet Ian "The Wombat" Davidson

I have spent some sixty six years in broadcasting starting in Australia in country radio at 2RG Griffith NSW in 1954. Highlights include offshore Radio London taking Tony Blackburn's place in 1967 as Ian Damon, 2CH in Sydney 1970/71 and at London's Capital Radio from 1974 to 1979.

Why volunteer at Maidstone Radio?

To keep my hand in presenting and helping the community with support given to the start of the station by Maidstone Lions Club which I am a member of.

If there was a film made about your life, what famous person would play you, and what would the film be called?

Tom Hanks… Happy Radio days.

You’re hosting a dinner party and must invite 3 famous people, who would you choose and why?

Micheal Portillo, Prince William and David Janson. all are interesting people.

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