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The Rock 'n' Roll Years -the 80s

Synopsis

We have produced a Style Guide to help editors follow a standard format when editing a listing. If you are unsure how best to edit this programme please take a moment to read it.
A chronological look at the news and music of one year.
1982: Mark Thatcher is lost and found in the Sahara desert; Erica Roe takes to the pitch at Twickenham; Freddie Laker and John de Lorean lose their businesses; British forces fight in the Falklands; Prince William is bom; the Mary Rose is raised from the sea bed; and Channel 4 comes to our screens.
The music of 1982 is the sound ofthe
Stranglers, Toni Basil , ABC, the England World Cup Squad, Dexy's
Midnight Runners, Culture Club, Kid
Creole and the Coconuts, and Madness. Producer Katie Pearson

Contributors

Unknown: Mark Thatcher
Unknown: Erica Roe
Unknown: John de Lorean
Unknown: Mary Rose
Unknown: Toni Basil
Producer: Katie Pearson

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The Rock 'n' Roll Years -the 80s

BBC Two England, 28 April 1995 19.30






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