As the first mobile phone call is made, BT announce they are phasing out the famous red telephone boxes. We saw the House of Lords on TV for the first time. Fire kills 56 people at Valley Parade stadium in Bradford and Clive Sinclair takes to the road in his C5 but production stops months later.
Roger Moore stands down as James Bond and replace by Timothy Dalton. 'Out of Africa' becomes the Academy Award Best Picture winner and 'Back to the Future' is the biggest film of the year followed by The Goonies, Cocoon and Out of Africa. Roger Moore stands down as James Bond and replace by Timothy Dalton. 'Out of Africa' becomes the Academy Award Best Picture winner and 'Back to the Future' is the biggest film of the year followed by The Goonies, Cocoon and Out of Africa.
As Coronation Street celebrated 25 years a new soap is born as Eastenders appears on BBC 1. We see the last of Dickie Davies on 'World of Sport', 'Juliet Bravo' and 'Tenko' and the start of shows like 'Super Gran', 'Blind Date' and 'Albion Market'.
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- Transport networks - United Kingdom, London
Restrictions and there are limited reasons for not 'staying at home' due to the Coronavirus outbreak. The Government website shows permitted reasons for going outside on Transport networks around the United Kingdom.
- M4, Cardiff
Advance Warning - Restrictions and roadworks on M4 both ways from J32 A470 (Coryton Interchange, Cardiff) to J34 A4119 (Miskin, Vale Of Glamorgan).
- Golden Avenue - Port Talbot, Neath Port Talbot
Restrictions and water main work on Golden Avenue around Tir Morfa Road.
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