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      Linking to Nostalgia Central

      If you would like to link to Nostalgia Central (and God bless you and thank you very much), please use the URL nostalgiacentral.com or nostalgiacentral.co.uk Of...

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      Since I first created Nostalgia Central in 1998, the site has been fortunate to receive a number of favourable mentions in newspapers, magazines and...

      Finding copies of old TV programmes

      One of the most frequent requests I receive at Nostalgia Central is for assistance in tracking down video recordings of old TV shows, advertisements, musical...

      About DVD Regions

      DVD Region Encoding Global region codes identify specific DVDs that are compatible with the players typically sold in that region. The majority of all current...

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      Ffizz

      1 9 8 7 - 1 9 8 9 (UK) 12 x 30 minute episodes Jack Mowbray (Richard Griffiths) and Hugo Walker (Benjamin Whitrow) are the workshy...

      Quiz Ball

      1 9 6 6 - 1 9 7 2 (UK) For British football fans, BBC1's Quiz Ball was must-see television and consistently rated amongst the highest...

      Mersey Pirate, The

      1 9 7 9 (UK) This short-lived Saturday morning kids show from Granada TV debuted on 2 June 1979 and was broadcast live from a working...

      Rasputin – The Mad Monk (1966)

      Thrown out of his monastery for his licentious and drunken behaviour, Grigori Rasputin (Christopher Lee) travels to St Petersburg to chance his luck. Through a...

      Gandahar (1987)

      While Fantastic Planet (1973) is Rene Laloux's most famous film, Gandahar is a close second. Everything is calm and peaceful. The Gandaharian community has made great...