Ray Rabid in 1981
Ray Rabid at the controls
Ray presented a late
night show on Radio Rag in the early 1980s.
Ray organised the Radio Rag OB van in 1982. Radio Rag broadcast live
from locations around the Bogle Stroll sponsored walk.
The OB van had a range of about 25 miles around Manchester.
I was the Roving Reporter. I remember interviewing walkers and first aid
volunteers at a checkpoint near Wigan at 0300.
The OB van was cunningly disguised as a transit van with a sofa in the
Ray became a local radio OB engineer for a well known Broadcasting