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A Blog on the 1980s from a UK perspective. Nostalgia, news and fun things from the decade that transformed a nation. Music, Sport, TV, Movies, Books, Events and popular icons.  A nostalgic trip to the past and the links with the present.

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Top Gun 2 Filming Put Back

Paramount Pictures is delaying the release of the long-awaited Top Gun 2 from 2019 to 2020.
The official reason for the change relates to the time required to produce the flight action sequences.

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Remembering the 1981 Riots

Riots erupted in many of the UK inner cities during the summer of 1981. Brixton in London, Bristol, Birmingham, Manchester… and Toxteth, Liverpool.

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