LOSE YOURSELF in 1967
Be nice in space The UK, USA and Soviet Union sign the Outer Space Treaty. Among its principles are no placing of weapons of mass destruction in space close to Earth, and no sneakily putting them on the moon either. Conventional weapons are fine though. No probs there. paul is dead (honestly) A rumour starts going around that Beatle Paul McCartney has been killed in a car crash and replaced by a lookalike. Album covers and song lyrics supposedly hold hide clues, including this year’s Sgt Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band. Fit For a saint St Pancras Station, that towering Victorian Gothic cathedral to the railways, is made a Grade I listed building following a campaign led by Poet Laureate, John Betjeman. Just in time too – it was only ten days away from being demolished in November. no strings attached Great Britain wins the Eurovision Song Contest, with Sandie Shaw’s Puppet on a
String. The UK also starts the first round of negotiations to join the European Economic Community. So, how are both of those working out for us these days?