You'll Never Be 16 Again

A rare chance to hear the acclaimed series telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

Introduced by John Peel and produced by Peter Everett, the series was first broadcast in 1985.

Episodes

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01Ain't Misbehavin'1986110819861113
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Looking at austerity, austerity, Teddy Boys, fashion, National Service, the jive, Elvis Presley, the arrival of rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

his week: 'Austerity' -

Teddy boys and the arrival ofrock'n'roll.

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer Peter Everett

BBC Manchester (R) revised

(Re-broadcast Thursday 9. 0pm)

Book, same title, £4. 95 from booksellers.

The first of seven programmes tracing the story of the British teenager over the past 40 years. This week: austerity, Teddy boys and the arrival of rock 'n' roll

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

(First broadcast on radio 4)

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A series of seven programmes 2: Puttin' on the Style

The history of the British teenager told in music, archives and reminiscence.

This week, the era of skiffle and trad, beatniks and beehive hairdos.

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

(First broadcast on radio 4)

2: Puttin'on the Style

The era of skiffle and 'trad', beatniks and beehive hairdos. Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

John Peel with a look at the era of skiffle and trad jazz, beatniks and beehive hairdos.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

The story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

John Peel with a look at the era of skiffle and trad jazz, beatniks and beehive hairdos.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

As part of the BBC's Sound of Style season, another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, the second programme 'Puttin' on the Style' deals with the era of skiffle and trad. jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the Twist.

031986112219871023Seven programmes tracing the history of the British teenager in music, archives and reminiscence.

3: I'm Into Something Good

Merseybeat. mods and rockers and 'swinging London'.

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

03I'm Into Something Good1986112219861127
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John Peel continues with Merseybeat, mods and rockers, and Swinging London.

John Peel continues with Merseybeat, mods and rockers, and Swinging London.||

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods & Rockers and Swinging London.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods and Rockers and Swinging London.

As part of the BBC's Sound of Style season, another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods and Rockers and Swinging London.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods and Rockers and Swinging London.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods and Rockers and Swinging London.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods and Rockers and Swinging London.

John Peel continues with Merseybeat, mods and rockers, and Swinging London.

The acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Introduced by John Peel, episode 3, I'm Into Something Good, deals with the era of Merseybeat, Mods & Rockers and Swinging London.

3: I'm Into Something Good The history of the British teenager told in music, archives and reminiscences.

This week: Merseybeat, mods and rockers, and the heyday of 'Swinging London'.

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4. 95 from booksellers

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(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4. 95 from booksellers

041986112919871030Seven programmes tracing the history of the British teenager in music, archives and reminiscence.

4: Hello, I Love You

Flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

(First broadcast on radio 4)

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Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the mid-to-late sixties - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

The British teenager - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the mid-to-late sixties - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel introduces a series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. The fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You' covers the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel continues the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Kathmandu.

As part of the BBC's Sound of Style season, another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel continues the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Kathmandu.

John Peel introduces a series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. The fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You' covers the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the mid-to-late sixties - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

The British teenager - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Kathmandu.

John Peel introduces the fourth programme 'Hello, I Love You', which covers the mid-to-late sixties - the era of flower power, student protest and the road to Kathmandu.

This week: Flower power, student protest and the road to Katmandu.

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

051986120619871106Seven programmes tracing the history of the British teenager. 5: In a Broken Dream)

The early 70s, when hair was either very long or very short, and tartan-trousered teenyboppers roamed the land. Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PZTER EVERETT BBC Manchester

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John Peel deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

John Peel introduces the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode 5 'In a Broken Dream' deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

As part of the BBC's Sound of Style season, another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

John Peel introduces episode 5 'In a Broken Dream', which deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

John Peel deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

John Peel introduces episode 5 'In a Broken Dream', which deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

John Peel introduces the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode 5 'In a Broken Dream' deals with the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

The history of the British teenager.

This week: the early 70s, when hair was either very long or very short and tartan-trousered teenyboppers roamed the land. Researchers MICHELLE ROWLAND and JULIE SIMMONS

Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

(Re-broadcast on Thursday at 9.0pm) Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

06Pretty Vacant1986121319861218This week: the rise and fall of punk. the 'John Travolta ' disco boom and riots in the cities. Researchers MICHELLE ROWLAND and JULIE SIMMONS

Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

Book, same title, £4.95 from booksellers

(Details on Thursday at 9.0pm)

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The story of the British teenager reaches the rise and fall of punk and a disco boom.

Another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

This episode, Pretty Vacant, covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta-inspired disco boom and riots in the cities. The series is introduced by John Peel and was first broadcast in 1985.

The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode six - Pretty Vacant - covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities. The series is introduced by John Peel and first broadcast in 1985.

John Peel covers the rise and fall of punk, disco and riots in the cities.

The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. This episode, Pretty Vacant, covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities. The series is introduced by John Peel and was first broadcast in 1985.

As part of the BBC's Sound of Style season, another chance to hear the acclaimed series (first broadcast in 1985) telling the story of the British teenager through music, archive and reminiscence.

This episode, Pretty Vacant, covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta-inspired disco boom and riots in the cities. The series is introduced by John Peel and was first broadcast in 1985.

John Peel covers the rise and fall of punk, disco and riots in the cities.

The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. This episode, Pretty Vacant, covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities. The series is introduced by John Peel and was first broadcast in 1985.

Seven programmes tracing the history of the British teenager 6: Pretty Vacant

The rise and fall of punk

Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

(First broadcast on radio 4)

07The Best Years Of Our Lives1986122019871120Last of seven programmes The Best Years of Our Lives

The 80s, from New Romantics to glue sniffers.

Interviews by JULIE SIMMONS Researcher MICHELLE ROWLAND Producer PETER EVERETT BBC Manchester

(First broadcast on radio 4)

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The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode seven - Best Years Of Our Lives - covers the New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies. The series is introduced by John Peel and first broadcast in 1985.

John Peel covers New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode seven 'Best Years Of Our Lives' covers the New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies. The series is introduced by John Peel and first broadcast in 1985.

John Peel covers new romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

The story of the British teenager continues, through music, archive and reminiscence. Episode seven 'Best Years Of Our Lives' covers the New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies. The series is introduced by John Peel and first broadcast in 1985.

John Peel covers new romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

John Peel covers New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

7: The Best Years of Our Lives The history of the British teenager told in music, archives and reminiscences.

This week in the final episode: the 80s, from New Romantics to glue-sniffers, and casuals to psychobillies.

Interviews by juue SIMMONS Producer PETER EVERETT

BBC Manchester (R) revised

(Re-broadcast on New Year's Day at 9.0 pm)

Book, same title. £4.95 from booksellers

Book, same title. £4.95 from booksellers

6M01Ain't Misbehavin' Part 120090310Looking at austerity, fashion, Elvis Presley, rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

This episode deals with austerity, Teddy Boys, fashion, National Service, the jive, Elvis Presley, the arrival of rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

Looking at austerity, fashion, Elvis Presley, rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

This episode deals with austerity, Teddy Boys, fashion, National Service, the jive, Elvis Presley, the arrival of rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

6M02Ain't Misbehavin' Part 220090311Looking at Teddy Boys, National Service, the jive and attitudes towards sex.

A continuing look at austerity, Teddy Boys, fashion, National Service, the jive, Elvis Presley, the arrival of rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

A continuing look at austerity, Teddy Boys, fashion, National Service, the jive, Elvis Presley, the arrival of rock 'n' roll and attitudes towards sex.

6M03Puttin' On The Style Part 120090312Looking at skiffle, trad jazz, beatniks, beehives, coffee bars, Aldermaston and the twist.

The series continues with the era of skiffle and trad jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the twist.

6M04Puttin' On The Style Part 220090313John Peel continues the acclaimed series, looking at skiffle, trad jazz and more.

The acclaimed series continues with an exploration of the era of skiffle and trad jazz, beatniks, beehive hairdos, coffee bars, the Aldermaston march and the twist.

John Peel continues the acclaimed series, looking at skiffle, trad jazz and more.

6M05I'm Into Something Good Part 120090317John Peel deals with the era of Merseybeat, mods and rockers and Swinging London.

John Peel deals with the era of Merseybeat, mods and rockers and Swinging London.

6M06I'm Into Something Good Part 220090318John Peel continues to deal with Merseybeat, mods and rockers and Swinging London.

John Peel continues to deal with the era of Merseybeat, mods and rockers and Swinging London.

John Peel continues to deal with Merseybeat, mods and rockers and Swinging London.

6M07Hello, I Love You Part 120090319John Peel covers flower power, student protests and the road to Kathmandu.

John Peel covers flower power, student protests and the road to Kathmandu.

6M08Hello, I Love You Part 220090320John Peel rounds off his look at flower power, student protests and the road to Kathmandu

John Peel rounds off his look at flower power, student protests and the road to Kathmandu

John Peel rounds off his look at flower power, student protests and the road to Kathmandu

6M09In A Broken Dream Part 120090324The era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.
6M10In A Broken Dream Part 220090325The era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

John Peel looks at the era of long hair, skinheads and tartan-trousered teenyboppers.

6M11Pretty Vacant Part 120090326The rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

John Peel covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

The rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

John Peel covers the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

6M12Pretty Vacant Part 220090327John Peel continues on punk, the disco boom and riots in the cities.

John Peel continues on the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

John Peel continues on the rise and fall of punk, the John Travolta disco boom and riots in the cities.

6M13Best Years Of Our Lives Part 120090331John Peel deals with New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

John Peel deals with New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

6M14 LASTBest Years Of Our Lives Part 220090401John Peel ends the series with New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.

John Peel ends the series with New Romantics, glue sniffers, casuals and psychobillies.