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I spoke to the wonderful Rita May about her memories of THREADS.
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I read two pages from the Civil Defence Corps chapter of my book.
Cauliflower and Plym: not a cocktail, but two unusual elements of Britain's first atomic test, Operation Hurricane.
Looking at proposals for jobs for adolescents after nuclear attack.
The 1982 booklet 'Target North West' evaluated civil defence plans for the NW of England. We look at the chapter on Law and Order.
I phoned Mick Jackson in LA to discuss THREADS. We also talked about A Guide To Armageddon, and The Day After, plus liquorice and all manner of nuclear horror.
The classic nuclear war film, minute by horrifying minute.
What made the Minuteman so special, why did it spook the Soviets, and does it threaten us?
The 1950 book on surviving an atomic bomb.