Your history of Modern Britain - 1950s
Your history of Britain - 1950s

Dancing in the 1950s (actors)
Welcome to your memories of the decade that either meant innocence and deference or bigotry and deprivation.

WHAT'S THIS ABOUT?
Andrew Marr
You've seen Andrew Marr's History of Modern Britain
That's his take. In parallel with that, your written memories, pictures and videos of the 50s, 60s, 70s and 80s have been published every Friday in the Magazine
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YOUR PICTURES

George and Dorothy Leigh get married

Stevan Abram's family on a caravan holiday

ANDREW MARR'S HISTORY

Andrew Marr on when women were housewives, men smoked pipes and schoolboys sported caps and shorts.


VOTE - YOUR HISTORY OF THE UK
VOTE RESULTS
Was Britain a better place to live in the 1950s?
Yes
 50.74% 
No
 29.20% 
Don't know
 20.07% 
16087 Votes Cast
Results are indicative and may not reflect public opinion

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