WORLD RECORD UNDERWATER RADIO BROADCAST
The Underwater Studios was host to a World Record Underwater radio broadcast. Martin Day, Sue Harrison and the morning Crew from Essex FM Radio Station Broadcast their Breakfast show from the Underwater Studio. The British record stood at 1hr and 25 mins held by Nick Girdler EX BBC, and the world record was 3 hrs 30 mins held by German Radio Presenter Frank Niessen.
Martin Day Broke both records with a time of 3 hrs 41 mins He was supported by a complete team of divers and surface support from The Underwater Studio, Who also designed the set.
Martin was supported by Sue Harrison who presented the show in the dry from the camera well and Alex the morning crew apprentice who was both in and out of the pool.
We would like to thank the following personnel who made this whole event possible
Safety Divers; Matt Williams, Scott Stephens, Stuart Grosse, Andrew Pugsley,
Dive Supervisor James Howell, Dive Coordinator Fred Woodcock
Surface Support; Lee Smith, Louise Mitchell
Underwater Video; Zac Macaulay;
Underwater Photographer; Emma Critchley
Underwater Lighting; Bernie Prentice, & Pip Keeling and lights from Location Lighting
IT and Web support supplied by Glenn at PROTEC UK
Further Information about the broadcast can be found on www.essexfm.co.uk
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