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      Jim Rockford’s 1978 Pontiac Firebird For Sale

      18 January 2019 The Barrett-Jackson auction company in Scottsdale, Arizona, is currently auctioning one of three Firebird Formulas provided by Pontiac Motor Division to the...

      Top 10 Pub Rock Bands

      Pub rock was a British musical genre which endured from the early 1970s to the early 80s. It’s a genre that is defined less...

      Trumpton Riots

      On Christmas Day 1995, BBC Radio 4 broadcast a short documentary on Oliver Postgate (pictured below) and Peter Firmin (pictured above), entitled Trumpton Riots. Presumably intended...

      Look at Life film series

      Look at Life was a regular series of short documentary films produced in Britain between 1959 and 1969 by the Special Features Division of...

      Men of the Cloth – The low-down on four of London’s...

      John Simons Little did he know it, but in 1965 the clothes stylist John Simons was about to start the skinhead movement in Britain. Simons, a pure Mod at...

      Ooh You Are Awful! – Naughty Bits in British Cinema in...

      As a new decade began, the Swinging Sixties became the Swapping Seventies. Well, that is if you believe everything you saw on the big screen. Britain's film industry...

      Well ‘Ard Darlin’ – Glam Cop Shows of the 1970s

      The problem with hippies was that they were all a bit soft. All of that putting flowers in rifle barrels wasn't going to stop people getting...

      So You Wanna Be a Glam Rocker? – Glam Fashion in...

      One of the best things about Glam fashion was that it was always available, and never overpriced. It had the effect of making its...

      Tony Flare – The Shaggy-Haired Guy Behind The Spacematic Disco

      He has always been keen to skim over what has been called his 'lost year'. And one look at the photographs on this page...

      What’s Yours? – The preferred tipple of your favourite TV characters

      Many TV shows are lubricated by alcohol, and the big American soaps would dry up and stop without it. The Rovers Return, The Queen Victoria...

      Public Information Films (PIFs) in Britain – The Green Cross Man...

      Once upon a time in a country where children were served warm milk for free in the middle of the morning, the TV overlords...

      Colour TV – The Dawn of Glam Television

      It's no coincidence that Britain embraced Glam at precisely the moment that colour TV sets became affordable. It was a visual revolution which would...

      Five of the worst TV comebacks

      We are sticklers for a spot of nostalgia, whether that's the return of former Saturday night fave Stars in their Eyes or the constant...

      The Girl On The School Sign Steps Out

      She has what must be Britain's best-known silhouette - yet for 40 years she has been anonymous herself. Since 1964, the sign displaying a little...

      Top 50 Greatest Toys of all time

      In 2014, executives from 100 British toy companies were invited to cast their votes on the games which they thought had most shaped the industry and childhoods...

      The Curse Of Plonk – The late Ronnie Lane: Some day...

      The Ronnie Lane Memorial Concert. Royal Albert Hall, London. 8 April 2004 For anyone up to speed with the tragic trajectory of Ronnie Lane, the...

      C’est La Rock & Roll – 60s rock from non-English speaking...

      Throughout its history, rock & roll has been inextricably linked with the English language - the first tongue, after all, of the nation of...

      That’s Where It Was At . . .

      The doorway was just south of Shaftesbury Avenue on the west side of Wardour Street. Walk along the echoey hall, down the stairs to...

      Holidays in the 60s and 70s

      Park the car, get out that picnic table and eat those spam sandwiches you made earlier. Sit back in that fold up chair and...

      Top 20 Best Selling Britpop Songs

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      Password (Password All-Stars)

      1 9 6 1 - 1 9 7 5 (USA) 411 x 30 minute episodes Hosted for 14 years by Allen Ludden - in both daytime and...

      I Wanna Hold Your Hand (1978)

      I Wanna Hold Your Hand is not a movie about The Beatles. It's a film about the fans and the frenzy the Fab Four...

      Panic in Year Zero (1962)

      The Baldwins are a suburban Los Angeles family, headed by the gruff, controlling dad, Harry (Ray Milland, who also directed the film), and his dutiful...

      Tilt (1979)

      Brenda Davenport - a.k.a "Tilt" (Brooke Shields) - is a precocious 14-year-old pinball wizard and runaway. She hooks up with Neil Gallagher (Ken Marshall), an...

      Mini-Skirt Mob, The (1968)

      This "revved up and explicit" (Variety) biker bonanza is about bad-to-the-bone chopper chicks hellbent on destruction. When her rodeo star boyfriend Jeff (Ross Hagen) dumps...