The team meet ready for the weekend

 

Chris Pearson, Johnny Lewis and Manx Radio's Chris Williams

 

Chris Pearson and Johnny Lewis

 

Dave Foster warming up on Friday night



Returnee Grant Benson

 

Brings tears to your eyes

 

Barry James with new hat

 

Kevin Turner gives a wave to the Sky TV cameras

 

Meanwhile onshore with Derek May outside the Princes Theatre, Clacton, Essex.

 

Inside the LV18 Light Ship

 

LV18 being used by pirate BBC ESSEX

 

"Nutty" Nora (centre) and Crispin onboard the LV18

 

Antique radios onboard the LV18

 

Messroom on the LV18 Light Ship

 

Bunks on the LV18 Light Ship

 

Sunrise on the Ross Revenge, Sunday 13th August

 

Pirates! Ellie and Chloe take over the Ross Revenge

 

First one well and truly netted

 

Two more told to belt up!

 

Susan Calvert being interviewed by Ray Clark 

 

 

The grand gathering at the Princes Theatre, Clacton, Essex.

 

Caroline merchandise stall

 

Roger Day

 

 

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Caroline merchandise stall

 

Rich Clifford and the Young Once

 

 

 

 

Mandy Marton (centre) chatting

 

Phil Meek centre with Tim Charles on his left

 

Gary Ziepe. Martin Fisher and Roger Bowen

 

Susan Calvert

 

Susan Calvert on stage

 

 

Early morning on the Ross on the big day

 

 

Early morning on deck

 

Onshore

 

Roger Day (with pirate hat) with Geoff Baldwin

 

 

Ashes of Dave Cash onboard the lifeboat.

 

Dave's ashes on their way out to sea

 

 

 

50 years on...