Both the Dale and Sutch families later moved to Harrow in Middlesex and the two became good friends. Sometimes he was a singer, sometimes roadie, sometimes Master of Ceremonies, etc.. When Sutch started planning his radio station, it was natural that he should ask his old friend to get involved and Colin agreed. He was there on day one as the DJs posed for press photographers on the trawler Cornucopia. They never actually broadcast from the vessel.