Your history of Britain - 1980s

Spandau Ballet's Steve Norman and Gary Kemp with girlfriends in 1984
It was the decade of Thatcher, yuppies and BMX bikes. But for many of you, it was all about big hair, bright socks and New Romantics.

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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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Andrew Marr on how the 80s consumer and property boom moulded modern Britain.


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