Browse subject - 1950s


A man and woman in Gretna Green.Marriage in the 1950s and 60s :
From wedding vows to happily ever after?

18 programmes


News : Holiday Weekend: The Lighter Side
Broadcast: 1951
Festivals of light welcome bank holiday makers.

News : 1952 Gets a Noisy Welcome
Broadcast: 1952
Wild celebrations for a weekend New Year's Eve.

Special Enquiry : Health for the People
Broadcast: 1955
'Special Enquiry' looks at the impact of the NHS in Salford.

Morning in the Streets
Broadcast: 1959
The people of Liverpool tell stories of their past and present.

Roving Reporter : Smithfield Market
Broadcast: 1959
A tour around Belfast's 'palace of variety'.

Football Legends : Stanley Matthews
Broadcast: 1995
One of England's greatest players on his regrets at retiring at 50.

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