Burnley Grammar School Yearbook 1970 including Politics in Education
The Brun 1968 – A History of Burnley
The Brun 1969 – Burnley... More > Grammar School
The Brun 1971 – Education, Then and Now
The Brun 1972 – Advertisements 40 years ago
The Brun 1973 – Technical
The Brun 1974 – Fly on a Wall
A memoir detailing a young man's journey through the cold war period of history and volunteering to go to war in Vietnam. The story details the psychological impact of war and the challenges of... More > battling the demons of war throughout life.< Less
'In the News: the 1970s' takes a look at 18 of the most prominent news stories to hit the headlines during 1970-79 - from a slightly-cynical UK perspective.
If you were born before, say, the late... More > 1960s, you should recollect most of the news stories featured herein. You’ll remember them, but recall little in the way of actual detail - well, now's your chance to swot up. Watergate, the Moon landings, decimalisation, joining the Common Market, North Sea Oil, the ever-present threat of the Cold War and the absurdity of the Cod War. And the decade was full of giants: Ali, Amin, Lucan, Pol Pot, the Ripper and Jeremy Thorpe (who?) – plus the shenanigans surrounding lesser lights such as Anthony Blunt and Sid Vicious. Throw in the 1970 World Cup, Bloody Sunday and the world's first Test Tube Baby and we've plenty to get our teeth into.
An extensive 1970s 'News Chronology' closes the book.< Less
A family that lives through the historical events of the 1970’s and that uses music as a therapy.
Tragicomic and surreal situations accompanied by strange characters will lead to extreme... More > decisions.