|01||Brave New World: 1950 - 1952||20000418|
The decade began with the Korean War and ended with Castro's rebels storming Havana.
|02||Putting On The Style: 1953 - 1955||20000425|
This programme focuses on the Coronation, Mount Everest, Marlon Brando and James Dean, Burgess and Maclean, the start of commercial television and the end of rationing.
|03||You've Never Had It So Good: 1956-7||20000502|
This programme focuses on MacMillan, Sputnik, Suez, Martin Luther King, Rosa Parks and the birth of rock 'n' roll.
|04 LAST||Look Back In Anger: 1958-1959||20000509|
CND, race riots in Notting Hill, Elvis Presley and Buddy Holly, and Senator John F Kennedy and a new beginning.