Recently Added Video Pages

80s music, old TV shows, ads, movies, video game clips and old cars

(Plus, some 70s and 90s, too!)

This page features access to the latest videos that have been added within the last few months to the Simply Eighties website.

Subjects include classic tunes, old TV shows and adverts, films, video games and cars from the eighties.

Regarding the video pages, every page features extra information and photos relating to the video itself, and only the best quality clips have been hand-picked by myself (the editor) - I hope you enjoy them...

Old TV Channel Idents
Old TV Channel Idents - many more video clips of BBC and ITV idents from the 70s and 80s have now been added to this page with lots of images.
Tracey Ullman 80s Videos
Tracey Ullman - you can now watch all of the videos for every single released by the British singer/actress, and enjoy many more photos with added info.
Transvision Vamp - 80s music
Transvision Vamp - enjoy a new video playlist featuring every single by the band, along with new photos and extra info.
Old British TV Ads from the 1970s
British TV Ads from the 70s - more ads, pics and info can now be enjoyed on this improved page.
Gary Numan in the 80s
Gary Numan - this updated page now includes a new video playlist, extra photos and info about the 80s synthpop musician.
Captain Sensible's 80s Hit Songs
Captain Sensible watch all of the mad man's 80s hits inc. Happy Talk, Wot! and Glad It's All Over.
80s TV Game Shows
80s TV Game Shows watch the brand new playlist on this updated page which now includes The Great Egg Race.
Transformers 80s TV Advert
Transformers 80s TV Advert - "robots in disguise" remember that? Plus, lots of photos and facts about the toys.
Jimbo & The Jet Set Cartoon
Jimbo And The Jet-Set - a look back at the old, British 80s cartoon - do you remember all the characters?
Frankie Goes To Hollywood
Frankie Goes To Hollywood - this updated page now includes a new playlist and extra photos/info.
80s TV Adverts
80s TV Adverts - take a look at our new playlist of old British adverts with photos and info.
BBC Play School
Play School "today we're going through the arched window". See what's new on this updated page.
The Perils Of Penelope Pitstop
The Perils Of Penelope Pitstop - "heyelp!" the Hanna-Barbera cartoon from your 70s childhood that featured the evil Hooded Claw!
Tomorrow's World
Tomorrow's World - a new video playlist featuring the best clips from the BBC science show, together with extra info.
Ferris Bueller's Day Off
Ferris Bueller's Day Off video trailer with review of the entertaining John Hughes teen film starring Matthew Broderick
Delorean DMC-12
Delorean - a look back at the classic 80s car with those futuristic gull-wing doors (and featured in Back To The Future) with photos and video clips.
UB40 - Promises & Lies
UB40 - Promises & Lies - watch videos for all the singles from the reggae band's best-selling album
Laurel & Hardy
Laurel & Hardy Remember watching these two when you were a kid? Quite possibly the funniest comedy double-act ever!
Vauxhall Cavalier Videos And Photos
Vauxhall Cavalier - take a look at our new playlist and extra photos of this classic family car.
Jet Boot Jack platform game
Jet Boot Jack - did you play this colourful, 1983 platform game by English Software?
Spy Hunter arcade game
Spy Hunter - take a look back at the different versions of the 1983 video game by Bally Midway.
Zaxxon video game
Zaxxon  This updated page now includes dozens of video clips and many more photos for your enjoyment.
Lotus Esprit Turbo
Lotus Esprit Turbo - you can now view a new video playlist of exciting clips along with extra photos.
Keith Chegwin in the 80s
Keith Chegwin - watch new video clips of the kids TV presenter (who never seemed to grow up!), along with extra info and photos.
Gramdstand on BBC1 in the 80s
Grandstand - transport yourself back to the golden days of sport on Saturday afternoons on BBC1.
Rod Stewart Videos
Rod Stewart -  videos of all of Rod's biggest 70s and 80s hits (with lots of new photos) can now been viewed on this updated page.
Shalamar 80s Videos
Shalamar - watch videos for the group's biggest hits from the 80s on this new page.
Ragtime BBC1
Ragtime - rag puppets and wooden spoons with faces featured in this kids TV series from the 70s.
Noah And Nelly In SkyLark cartoon
Noah and Nelly in SkyLark take another look at this old cartoon (from the creators of Roobarb), which was last aired in 1980.
Spagna - 80s Videos and Photos
Spagna  listen to the Italian singer's 80s hits in our new playlist, plus, what's she up to these days?
Spoandau Ballet - 80s Videos
Spandau Ballet  you can now view every 80s single in a new video playlist. Plus, extra photos and info have also been added.
Status Quo - In The Army Now
Status Quo  a look back at the album In The Army Now with videos and sleeve photos for the four singles.
Blue Max - computer game review
Blue Max - video review of the classic computer game for the Atari, C64 and ZX Spectrum, plus, written review with photos.
Suzi Quatro - new videos and photos
Suzi Quatro - a brand new playlist with new album and single sleeve photos, and lots of extra info are all now available on this updated page.
Gloria Estefan and Miami Sound Machine in the 80s
Gloria Estefan - a new video playlist with extra photos and info is now available on this revamped page.
Inner City Videos
Inner City - rekindle your memories of dancing to Big Fun and Good Life on this revamped page which includes a new playlist.
Huey Lewis & The News Videos
Huey Lewis And The News - this revamped page now includes new photos, videos and info about the band in the 80s.
Haysi Fantayzee Videos
Haysi Fantayzee - a new playlist featuring all of the 80s pop duo's hits is now available, inc. extra photos and info.
Hazell Dean
Hazell Dean - extra info about the 80s singer and a new playlist has now been added.
Heaven 17 Videos
Heaven 17 - a new video playlist with extra info has now been added to SimplyEighties.
80s Teen Movie Playlist
80s Teen Movie Playlist - watch the trailers for over 50 films inc. Porky's, Fame and The Last Starfighter to name but a few!
Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F
Harold Faltermeyer - Axel F. The instrumental theme tune from the smash hit movie Beverly Hills Cop.
Dempsey & Makepeace
Dempsey And Makepeace - a look back at the mid-80s crime drama, including a video clip of the dramatic opening titles.
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride (Video)
Matthew Wilder - Break My Stride - his only hit from 1983 with a very 80s video clip.
Amstrad GX4000
Amstrad GX4000 - a look back at the ill-fated, British video games console.
Leo Sayer - Orchard Road - Video
Leo Sayer - Orchard Road. This song was the British singer-songwriter's second biggest hit of the 80s.
Shakin' Stevens - Blue Christmas
Shakin' Stevens - Blue Christmas. Perfect for making you feel more depressed during the festive season.
Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas
Greg Lake - I Believe In Father Christmas. A Classic from 1975 that borrowed the melody from Troika.
Boney M - Little Drummer Boy (Video)
Boney M  - Little Drummer Boy - watch a performance of the classic Christmas tune from the early 80s.
The Pretenders - 2000 Miles (Video)
The Pretenders - 2000 Miles - Original video for the 1983 Christmas hit. There's lots of fake snow and a polar bear that makes icicles sound like bells!
The Wombles - Wombling Merry Christmas
The Wombles - Wombling Merry Christmas. Christmas just wouldn't be complete without these furry musicians.
Kraftwerk - Showroom Dummies
Kraftwerk - Showroom Dummies. The original video for the minimalist, electronic single.
Blancmange (band)
Blancmange - a new playlist of the band's hit singles is now available with extra info.
River Raid Game by Activision
River Raid - a look back at the 1982 video game by Activision for the Atari 2600 and other machines.
Benny Hill - Ernie (Video)
Benny Hill - Ernie (The Fastest Milkman In The West). The chart-topping novelty record from 1971.
Phili Oakey & Girogio Moroder - Good-Bye Bad Times
Giorgio Moroder & Philip Oakey - Good-Bye Bad Times. A mega budget video but a bit of a flop for Virgin records!
Wings - Mull Of Kintyre
Wings - Mull Of Kintyre this catchy waltz from 1977 spent a whopping 9 weeks at the top of the charts.
Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born
Johnny Mathis - When A Child Is Born. Watch a performance of the No.1 Christmas song from 1976.
80s Christmas Songs
80s Christmas Tunes - it's that time of year again, and now you can access all of the festive songs on the site on one page.
Midge Ure - If I Was
Midge Ure - If I Was - the catchy No.1 song by the Ultravox lead singer from 1985.
The Futureheads - Christmas Was Better in the 80s
Christmas Was Better in the 80s That's the opinion of The Futureheads in their amusing song, at least. I'm sure many of us will agree with these lyrics.
The Whispers
The Whispers - Original videos for the dance group's hits "It's A Love Thing" and "And The Beat Goes On"
Worst ZX Spectrum Games Ever!
The Worst ZX Spectrum Games EVER! If you think you've played bad games, then have a gander at this lot - they're truly dire!
Simple Minds - King is white and in the crowd live
Simple Minds - King Is White And In The Crowd - A stunning live performance from 1984 and instrumental mix.
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century
Buck Rogers in the 25th Century - revisit the camp sci-fi series which featured Twiki the robot and lots of spandex!
Tom and Jerry Cartoon
Tom And Jerry - a look back at the chaotic cartoons which were often packed with slapstick chases and Jerry always being victorious.
The Flumps
The Flumps - a review of the clay animated, kids TV show from the 70s featuring funny-looking furry characters.
Jimmy Somerville surprises a street busker
Jimmy Somerville surprises a street musician who is singing the Bronski Beat hit "Smalltown Boy".
70s Rock Music
Best 70s Rock Bands - a new playlist of classic rock tracks has now been added - get ready for some serious air guitar!
Adam Ant - Where Did Our Love Go?
Adam Ant performs the motown hit "Where Did Our Love Go" live in the 80s - very bizarre!
The Timelords - Doctorin' The Tardis

The Timelords - Doctorin' The Tardis. Remember this novelty hit which topped the charts back in 1988?

S'Express Videos
All aboard the S'Express! Take a trip back to the late 80s house music scene and listen to all the hits by S'Express.




Duran Duran - Rio (Album Sleeve front)


a-ha - Hunting High And Low album sleeve


Kim Wilde in the 80s


Pet Shop Boys


Dire Straits - Brothers In Arms


Asteroids Game Poster - Flyer Atari


Paperboy Game Flyer - Poster


Yello - Flag (Album Sleeve)


Ultravox - Vienna - Album Sleeve