Television programmes had
a distinct flavour in the eighties - and are now the
target of much classic TV nostalgia. The
number of 80s TV channels could be
counted on one hand - but the programme content was
abundant with so many TV favourites. Now looking
back from an age where you can download TV shows across
high speed internet connections - the days of the
bulky television with the rounded cornered screen
are becoming a distant memory..
The eighties is now the focus of much
nostalgia - particularly 80s Children's Programmes
- as many of those that grew up in the 1980s are now
reminiscing more and more.
The best TV shows of the 80s include
some of the greatest television entertainment ever
created. From serious drama programmes such
as Tenko and Hill Street
Blues - to the nostalgia of comedy
TV shows like Dear John and Who's
Do you remember 80s favourites such as
Defenders of the Earth or Thundercats?
Can you recall Buck Rogers in the 25th
Century or Dallas?
80s TV had a certain tacky charm. The
special effects are now transparent to us - and
some of the sets seemed to be made of cardboard.
Despite the imperfections, 1980s TV shows
are now more popular than ever - with the advent
of On Demand TV services via Sky or TiVo,
and websites such as YouTube - it is now becoming
easy to stream or download TV programmes of the