Things Can Only Get Better

Adaptation of John O'farrell's novel about life as a Labour supporter through 18 years of Conservative government.

With John O'farrell, Jack Dee, Doon Mackichan and Tony Hawkes.

Producer Lucy Armitage.Duration 30 minutes, station Radio 4

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011979-19822000092520020115

Adaptation of John O'farrell's novel about life as a Labour supporter through 18 years of Conservative government.

With John O'farrell, Jack Dee, Doon Mackichan and Tony Hawkes.

Producer Lucy Armitage.Duration 30 minutes, station Radio 4featuring CND, the Falklands War and a battery chicke.

021983-19862000100220020122

featuring the miners' strike, Kinnock's "lancing of the boil of militant", and Scotch eggs.

031987-19912000100920020129

Featuring the fall of the Berlin wall, Howe's resignation speech, John Major and country dancing.

04 LAST1992-19972000101620020205

Featuring Basildon, Portillo, pantomime rhinos and the Eurovision Song Contest.