Rossendale Free Press


The following events all occurred in living memory. Can you guess the year?


A 1. Arthur Scargill was elected as president of the NUM

2. The Gang of Four were put on trial

3. Bob Champion rode Aldaniti to victory in the Grand National

4. Prince Charles married Diana Spencer

B 1. The Sudan became an independen­t republic

2. E.S.B. won the Grand National after Devon Loch fell near the winning post

3. Prince Rainier and Grace Kelly were married

4. Japan became a member of the United Nations

C 1. The first women were ordained as Anglican priests

2. O.J. Simpson was charged with murder

3. Willem Kok became Prime Minister of the Netherland­s

4. An Antarctic whale sanctuary was establishe­d

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