The Thatcher Crisis Years

An era of protest and fury

pocket calculator

Most of us got our first pocket calculator in the 1970s but were then told by maths teachers that we were forbidden to use them in our exams

1970s science fiction

1970s kids were obsessed with science fiction as we were influenced by the Apollo space missions and the Soviet cosmonaut program

Digging up this National Front filth from my archives, I was struck how far to the right the mainstream political parties have moved these days. There was the NF calling on Britain to leave the Common Market (forerunner of the European Union) and we’ve now gone the whole¬† hog and voted for Brexit. On immigration …

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