A look back at 12 photos from the Radio One Roadshow in Scarborough in 1996

Radio One announced last month that their Big Weekend would be heading just fifty miles up the road from Scarborough, to Middlesbrough, in May, with some of music's biggest names in attendance.

Monday, 11th March 2019, 12:54 pm
Updated Monday, 11th March 2019, 12:58 pm
Radio 1 Roadshow, 1996

And although the Big Weekend has never hit Scarborough, its predecessor, the Radio One Roadshow, has a lot of history with our seafront. Here are some memories from the 1996 Roadshow on the Foreshore.

Mark Elliott from near Saltburn tries his hand at rapping
Do you recognise any of the faces in the crowd? Or are you one of them?

Sign up to our daily The Scarborough News Today newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

DJ Dave Pearce greets the Scarborough crowd
Two members of JX invite some audience participation.
Terrorvision perform for the people of Scarborough.
JX perform as DJ Dave Pearce (above) joins in with the clapping.
Cathy Dennis is filmed during her performance.
Sean Maguire performs.
The crowd get involved in the fun.
Bits and Pieces contestant Emma Fitt is filmed as she battles with the pop quiz.
Dave Pearce leaves the stage to hand out sweets to the crowd.
Fans go wild as Sean Maguire hits the stage.