Fifth edition of the N&O column / Spooks newsletter

(Date: Tue, 25 Aug 1998 23:23:48 +0200)

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Cherry Ripe (E4)

Following last month's profile and schedules, Darren and John noted a change in the station's format and its schedules. Thanks guys!

Here are the freqs as noted so far, please inform the group if you find a new frequency.

Frequencies

UTC Frequencies
1000 20474//23461
1100 20474//23461
1200 20474//23461
1300 19884//22108
2200 15624
2300 17499
0000 17499//22108
0100 21866

John reports: ''Since at least 0000 UTC on 4 August, Cherry Ripe seems to be following a new format. I've heard four broadcasts now that are following this new pattern...''

Format

H+00 Cherry Ripe tune played ten times
H+01 message number repeated FOUR times (not the usual ten)
H+02 Cherry Ripe tune x10
H+03 message number x4
H+04 Cherry Ripe tune x10
H+05 message number x4
H+06 Cherry Ripe tune x10
H+07 message number x4, six chimes, and into 5FGx2

Sources

See also Newsletter 10.

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