Britpop Memories in Conversation

Britpop Memories in Conversation

@Britpopmemories has more Britpop memories than most. A scroll through his Twitter feed reveals a rich library of old photos, magazine articles, anniversary reminders of key events/releases and all sorts of other Britpop loveliness. He joined me for a chat about our favourite Britpop albums...do you agree with our choices?  Let me know in the [...]

Out of the shade…The Flamingoes

Out of the shade…The Flamingoes

Hitchin. It's a small town...a nowhere town? Fewer than forty thousand people live there. It's probably best known for...Valerie Singleton? Oh, Charles Dickens daughter and granddaughter came from Hitchin too.  But that was a long time ago. And they probably only lived there...they were never real Hitchin folk. 0800 1994 097 "Thank you for calling [...]

You’re Going Home…in an Organised Football Coach!

You’re Going Home…in an Organised Football Coach!

Britpop wasn't just about pop. Britpop wasn't xenophobic. Britpop wasn't nationalistic...well, not in that way. Britpop was outwardly inward looking. Britpop was about the village green and spiders from mars, it was about the black and white of two-tone, it was about the technicolour of swinging sixties Carnaby Street, it was about outsiders winning over [...]