It Was Alright in the 1970s

It Was Alright in the 1970s

Series 3



Matt Lucas narrates this look at the programmes that flirted with danger during the decade, including Blue Peter, which carried on filming as a fire broke out live on air, while The Fun of the Fair showed teenage girls riding motorcycles through burning hoops. At the same time government-produced public information films petrified viewers with scary scenarios of possible accidents in the home. Contributors include Robin Askwith, Liza Goddard, Oona King, Clive Anderson, Philippa Perry, Samira Ahmed, Ellie Taylor and Angela Barnes.

Cast & Crew

Narrator Matt Lucas
Executive Producer Deborah Sargeant
Executive Producer Toby Stevens
Series Editor Jon Riley
Series Producer Jo Scott