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TV in the 80s

How well do you remember the Manchester-produced TV highlights of the 1980s? Why not test your knowledge in our nostalgia quiz and compare your score with friends?

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Mosquito at Speke 1968

Our main image this week shows a wartime De Havilland Mosquito taking off from Liverpool’s Speke Airport in June 1968.

Women at War

iNostalgia looks back on women at war in Manchester from 1939 to 1945 with the aid of remarkable photos from the M.E.N. archive

Princess Elizabeth in Albert Square 1949

Welcome to Then and Now, where each week we compare images of Manchester streets, landmarks, buildings and events from bygone days with today. Our image this week shows Princess Elizabeth, our future Queen, reviewing troops in Albert Square. It is March 1949, just four years after the end of the Second World War.

Marc Bolan

iNostalgia remembers how Granada TV programme Marc brought Marc Bolan and a string of glittering pop stars to Manchester in the 1970s

Manchester 1980s

How well do you remember Manchester in the 1980s? Why not test your knowledge in our nostalgia quiz and compare your score with friends?

Kanchelskis takes on the Toffees

Plus this week in 1985, the Prince and Princess of Wales are pictured in Wythenshawe during a visit to Manchester and the North West. Princess Diana can be glimpsed behind her husband Charles.

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