Tag Dominic Sandbrook

Strange Days: Cold War Britain

HE’S BACK!!! Dominic Sandbrook presents the BBC2 series Strange Days: Cold War Britain, part of a season of programmes examining what the Beeb calls the “superpower stand-off” that began after World War II. “Red Dawn”, the first instalment in this… Continue Reading →

Reasons to be Cheerful and Seasons in the Sun

The Schadenfreude factor is a lot more fun than The X Factor – and it’s a Simon Cowell-free zone. “The 70s are remembered as a golden age of pop music”, announced presenter Dominic Sandbrook in the final part of his… Continue Reading →

The 1970s Unzipped

Recently I wrote that the BBC appears to be run by a bunch of 70s obsessives with dubious taste in music. Little did I suspect that BBC2 was about to join the party and — in the words of TV… Continue Reading →

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