In the 1980’s we didn’t have information at our fingertips as we do today. Even the amount of television we watched was limited! Instead we would look forward to spending our pocket money on the latest edition of our favourite comic or magazine. Here is a trip down memory lane for us 80’s kids. I’m sure there will be something in this list for everyone!
Beano was and still is one of the most well known comics. Characters like Dennis The Menace have kept us entertained since 1951.
Jackie was a weekly magazine for girls, which sold over 1500 copies between 1964 and 1993. Were you a Jackie girl?
Eagle first went on the shelves in the 1950’s and then reappeared in the 80’s. Does anyone remember Dan Dare?
4. Roy of the Rovers
Roy of the Rovers banged in the goals for Melchester Rovers until he tragically lost his foot in a Helicopter accident in 1993 – ouch!
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