Joyful (and terrified) people, bizarre ads and great interviews from 27/4/1994

Scroll down for a playlist of archived clips from 27 April 1994.

They are, truly, fascinating.

Even the advertisements (cigarettes galore and chequebooks, remember those?) are highly entertaining and makes you realise how much has changed in 25 years.

There are interviews with Mangosuthu Buthelezi, Tony Leon, the AWB (remember them?), Pik Botha and elated (as well as terrified) South Africans to name just a few.

There’s an Aki Anastasiou traffic report that could be mistaken for the one he delivered this morning.

Chris Gibbons is there and a very young, weirdly different sounding Bruce Whitfield too.

Enjoy!

(And please do share this far and wide if you found it interesting.)

To celebrate the occasion, 702 have now released a brand new podcast with better-indexed audio...


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