1987 (30 years ago)

Coventry City F.C. win the FA Cup for the first time in their history with a 3–2 win in the final over Tottenham Hotspur.  Unemployment falls below 3 million for the first time since 1981 after the biggest monthly fall in unemployment since records began in 1948 seeing more than 100,000 of the unemployed find jobs in May.   The Great Storm of 87 Hurricane force winds batter much of south-east England.  Hilda Ogden (Jean Alexander) makes her last appearance in Coronation Street  after 23 years.  PWL release the Kylie Minogue single I Should Be So Lucky.  Oh and………Bob, John, Trevor and Tom form the new Company Sheafpower Ltd taking Wardpower to the the next level  Congratulations Wardpower on 30 years of absolute fun ?