70S AND 80S NOSTALGIA
MEMORIES FROM YOUR CHILDHOOD
Watch clips of old UK and U.S. TV shows, adverts and cartoons. Plus, facts, photos and reviews. From Airwolf to Wonder Woman, here you can relive the golden days of TV from two decades.
You may no longer own a joystick, but you can still have fun playing free old school 8-bit games online. Plus, retro games for Android and reviews of old games, with video clips from Airwolf to Zaxxon.
What makes you a true child of the 80s? Was it solving the Rubik's Cube while drinking Cherry Cola? Hmm...
Remember when there was less traffic on the roads and there were bobbies on the beat? See if you agree with our 10 reasons life was better back in the day.
And you can't do them now! Yes, driving was a very different experience back then. Take a trip back to a time when cars had ashtrays and a choke.
Take a look back at a selection of old annuals from the end of the decade inc. Happy Days, Starsky & Hutch, Just William etc.
Here we take a look back at the main news events in each year of the 1980's. Plus, a list of popular films for each year.
A look back at the TV ads were were watching back in 1982, inc. Kraft Singles, Emva Cream, Renault 9.
A look back at the magazines we were reading in 1983.
A wide range of annuals inc. Beano, Fame, Buttons, Hotspur, Sesame Street, Shoot!, World Soccer Stars...
A look back at titles including Shiver and Shake, Oh Boy!, Jackie, Warlord, School Fun, Girl Guides Annual...
Magazine covers from 1985 with details about each one. Inc. Blitz,Jackie, Jamming!, Blue Jeans, Guitarits, The Hit and more.
This selection includes Blue Peter, Dennis the Menace, Jackie, The Beano Book, Beryl the Peril...
Take a trip down memory lane with all the posts from my Tumblr blog, which can be accessed without leaving the Simply Eighties site. The 80s Heaven blog features photos of everything 80s, including magazine front covers, music, gadgets, movie posters and more!
I have selected only the very best stations to include on this page, and all of them are playing only music from the past!
A nostalgic trip back to the golden era of teen magazines for girls.
This German teen magazine focused heavily on British pop stars, and we take a look back at some covers from the 1980s.
A look back at the food that was served up at parties in the UK, with advice on what food to buy to recreateyour own 80s party.
Remember those TV adverts for Brut 33 featuring Henry Cooper and Barry Sheene? We take a look back. Plus, where you can buy Brut now!
look back at TV, Film and Music stars from the 80s. Are they still
alive, and if so, what are they up to now? Do you know what happened to
Living In A Box?
An in-depth look at what it was like to prepare for and live through Christmas in the 80s.
You're sure to remember
some of these sweets and chocolate bars from the eighties. Includes picture, video
clips and the opportunity to buy these classic sweets once again.
Relive your pre-teen years by taking at look at some vintage Ladybird books inc. the Well-Loved Tales series and Sounds and Pictures.
Revisit the infamous "Hand of God" goal by Maradona against Peter Shilton - if you can bare it!
Nearly everyone sported a mullet back in the 80s didn't they? Well, maybe not, but those who did are regretting it now! Check out the ghastly hair style photos and video clips!
This was the only pop music magazine to feature the official music charts for the UK and U.S.
A look back at the most popular football magazine of the 70s and 80s.
The high street looked very different back in the 80s. What were we all buying and where did we buy it from?
A look back at the monthly mag for Sinclair computer owners which went from a serious hobbyist publication to a kids gaming mag.
These stores were popular with electronics enthusiasts and hobbyists back in the 70s and 80s. Take a look back at some of their products.
CURRYS TV ADVERT FROM THE 80S
WOOLWORTHS CHRISTMAS TV AD FROM 1981
Bontempi Organ - Creative Commons photo by rchappo2002 on flickr