The Real Seventies

Alan Coren presents a four-part series chronicling the key events and the most influential people of the 1970s.

Episodes

EpisodeTitleFirst
Broadcast
Comments
01Where Did All The Good Times Go?20010605

The start of the 70s heralded a period of political change and instability. Featuring music from the decade and contributions from Tony Benn, David Steel, David Owen, Lord Carrington, Brenda Dean and Charles Wheeler

02Blockbuster20010612

The greatest hits from both the big and small screen are remembered. Highlights include `Star Wars', `Fawlty Towers', `Jaws' and `Are You Being Served'. Featuring music from the decade and contributions from Mollie Sugden, Andrew Sachs, David Puttnam, Ed Stewart and Tim Brooke Taylor.

03You Won't Find Another Fool Like Me20010619

This programme remembers the toys, trends and fashions affecting the country during the decade. Featuring music from the decade and contributions from Zandra Rhodes, Dee Dee Wilde, Mollie Sugden, Leo Sayer and Rick Sky.

04 LASTGonna Make You A Star20010626

This programme recalls the artists and records that topped the charts during the decade and explores the icons of the period. With contributions from Donny Osmond, Barry Davies, Leo Sayer, Pan's People, Mike Batt and Mollie Sugden.