The World 18 Years Ago

I recently turned 18 and I read the newspapers that my Dad bought the day I was born, 7th January 1999. I thought I would share a few highlights – apologies for the dire picture quality.

Headlines – Prince Edward gets Engaged

Meanwhile in America, Bill  Clinton’s impeachment trial began.










In UK politics, Blair and Brown were acting like a couple who are only staying together for the kids…

Cutting edge mobile phone and TV technology! (What even is BBC Choice?)









Sadly, some things haven’t changed at all.









Irish Republic prices were still in Irish Pound. 


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