Tag: 80s

Osborne Report Published

Back in the 80s, before the publication of “Issues”, the Church of England commissioned a report on homosexuality. The so-called “Osborne Report” (named as such because it’s chair was the Rev June Osborne) was never formally published back then, but

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Morris Minor and the Majors

Been reminded this morning of this classic late 80s hit. Of course, most people don’t recognise the follow-up which was a great mickey-take of Stock, Aitken and Waterman. Apparently SAW liked it so much they played it at their Christmas

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Richard Coles in the Church Times

A fascinating interview in the Church Times this weekend with the ex-Communard, now parish piest, the Rev Richard Coles. Here’s the excerpts that I found the most powerful and intriguing. Wasn’t his sexuality an issue? “I think sexuality is always

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Austrian Number Ones of the 80s

I meant to post these while I was on retreat, but didn’t have time to do so. That means I’m left to amuse your Friday afternoon. Here they are – every single number one in Austria in the 80s in

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80s Kiddie Flashback

Hopefully some of you will get it… Make your own here!!

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Friday Street

If you’re a fan of 80s BBC Sci-Fi (especially if you’re a Freeman) you’ll LOVE this. <br />

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