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#1970s

The strange case of the teenage sisters and the Enfield Haunting
# Enfield Haunting
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# Enfield Haunting

The strange case of the teenage sisters and the Enfield Haunting

May 16th 2015, 8:30 PM 68,915 Views 38 Comments

A new Sky Living series looks at the phenomenon.

Thousands of Northern refugees streamed over the border in the 1970s - some were called "ungrateful"
# State Papers
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# State Papers

Thousands of Northern refugees streamed over the border in the 1970s - some were called "ungrateful"

Dec 27th 2014, 8:45 AM 25,929 Views 76 Comments

The situation is detailed in a memo to Government from 1973.

Opinion: Pop culture is saturated with throwbacks to the 1960s right now – but why?
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# Culture

Opinion: Pop culture is saturated with throwbacks to the 1960s right now – but why?

Nov 8th 2014, 7:00 PM 62 Views 13 Comments

Christopher Nolan’s Interstellar is in part an ode to the decade – while shows like Mad Men and traces of ’60s sci-fi dystopian themes in literature also highlight how we’re drawn to the era.

These images from 1970s Limerick are fantastic
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# With Love

These images from 1970s Limerick are fantastic

Sep 24th 2014, 9:34 PM 29,653 Views 26 Comments

“This exhibition takes us back to a vibrant decade of flares, youth and colour when Limerick was changing rapidly.”

17 toys that might make you cry with nostalgia
# Remember These?
# Remember These?

17 toys that might make you cry with nostalgia

Dec 25th 2013, 6:00 PM 53,928 Views 49 Comments

OOF! Right in the childhood.

PSNI appeal for man who phoned Jean McConville's family in the 90s to come forward
# Murder
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# Murder

PSNI appeal for man who phoned Jean McConville's family in the 90s to come forward

Nov 29th 2013, 6:44 PM 10,836 Views 123 Comments

In 1972, the man was believed to be 16-years-old, from west Belfast and may have moved to England after this period.

Rare 1970s photos turn up of the building of Disney's Space Mountain
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# Ground Control

Rare 1970s photos turn up of the building of Disney's Space Mountain

Sep 22nd 2013, 5:00 PM 23,381 Views 28 Comments

The oldest operating rollercoaster in Florida was a feat of engineering at its time – and still looks impressive.

Eye-opening footage of Dubliners in the 1970s
# Dirty Old Town
# Dirty Old Town

Eye-opening footage of Dubliners in the 1970s

May 16th 2013, 11:30 AM 10,174 Views 31 Comments

Wow, people really dressed up for the pub back then.

Video: 6 old school Dallas moments
# It's Back
# It's Back

Video: 6 old school Dallas moments

Aug 19th 2012, 6:00 PM 6,791 Views 13 Comments

Dallas is set to be back on our screens in the Autumn – but the new series has a lot to contend with after these golden nuggets of TV history…

VIDEO: A 1970s guide to selling Guinness to the British
# Guinness Friday
# Guinness Friday

VIDEO: A 1970s guide to selling Guinness to the British

Apr 8th 2012, 7:30 PM 7,171 Views 20 Comments

Vintage TV ads show the stout wasn’t just aimed at an ex-pat audience in the UK…