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Hi Guys,

If I remember correctly, there were only 4 episodes in this series and they were shown fairly late (around 11.30pm) on ITV. It was a damn good series that I'd forgotten all about!


thanks, marvin!
It's just that the series description says "50 years of English youth culture" which would take things up to the year 2000...

Can't wait to watch this!

- Lili


You're welcome Lili.
Describing it as 50 years of English youth culture is pushing it somewhat. There may be a follow up in the pipeline, outlining the next 25 years, but I've not heard anything. It's very unusual that a documentary of this nature appears on TV in England nowadays, they used to be fairly commonplace :(

BTW You may also be interested in this book: 'The Way We Wore' by Robert Elms and published by Picador (ISBN: 0330420321).


thanks for the book recommendation! It arrived today and I'm looking fwd to reading it.


Again you're welcome. I hope you enjoy the book as much as I did! And I take it all back about the other 4 episodes. Sorry :)

John Simpson

It was an eight part series -check out

mark totham

dose anybody no where they sell theses dvds if so can you post it up on here or email me @ many thanks

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