pbar wrote:Look how happy they all are though. Everyone is grumpy now, even without the stand pipe!
The great British Spirit seems to have long gone......
Paul G wrote:
I remember 1976 well even though I was only 14 then. Hosepipe bans (expect we'll get one in 2017 if this keeps up any longer), strikes galore and 3 day week with Red Robbo and co running rampant, Bjorn Borg won Wimbledon and the Windies thrashed us at cricket with their legendary team. Mt sister was mad about the Bay City Rollers and I letched after Abba's .
My dad got his first of the then brand new space age Rover 3500 SD1 and I remember him picking me up from school in it and all my pals making
signs at me!
Life seemed so much simpler and more pleasant then.
Abba were a good group, I know what you mean about Agnetha, and soon to follow Debbie Harry
The SD1 must have seemed really strange back then, as did the Sierra in 1982......I still get the
Simpler times as a child/ teenager for certain.....Too much technology nowadays, and kids are more moody for sure.