A Year To Remember - 1986
History • 1h 0m
In this episode: The Channel Tunnel - Dictator Marcos toppled after ruling the Philippines for 20 years - Rupert Murdoch decides he could take on the print unions of Fleet Street - The Chernobyl nuclear disaster - 30 million people round the world set out to run for Africa - The World Cup in Mexico with much excitement and some tension
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