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The Birth of Virgin Records

Duration: 01:35

In the final episode of the series, historian Dominic Sandbrook looks at the closing years of the 70s. Whilst many felt the effects of years of unrest others saw only great opportunities - like the young Richard Branson. This final episode also finds a nation arguing about the future of education, watching Grange Hill, debating the impact of multiculturalism and enjoying The Specials.

Available since: Tue 8 May 2012

Credits

Series Producer
Steve Condie
Presenter
Dominic Sandbrook
Director
Paul Tilzey
Producer
Paul Tilzey
Executive Producer
Dominic Crossley-Holland

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The 70s The Winner Takes It All 77-79

4/4 Historian Dominic Sandbrook looks at the closing years of the 70s in Britain.

First broadcast: 14 May 2012

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