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CB Radio craze hit the road across the North East and the UK

About forty years ago, the trucking song “Convoy” which was sung by an American singer “CW McCall” listed the United Kingdom single charts, come to a head at number two. It actually was not one of pop music’s extreme flash but the song, was packed in CB terms and allusions. Sparked a United Kingdom trend, hot on the heels of the one that had swept the United States in the early 1970s. Continue reading