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  1. "Nothing To Lose, Nothing To Fear": The Story of the Alliance Government

    "I watched as the mob stormed up the road. Windows were smashed, cars were burnt and turned over, people were being beaten and kicked, police horses were killed. The pavement was doused in blood, people were screaming and yelling. "Die Maggie Die" was being chanted over and over again...(sniffs)...
  2. Britain Will Fight And Britain Will Be Right.

    "I remember his face was a contorted mass of rage and heartbreak. The news had just come through and it was as if time itself had frozen. I have an image seared into my mind, as clear now as it was all those years ago of him. Everything he had fought for and believed in had gone" (Edward Carson...
  3. Rambo II happens in 1980's.Effects on USA

    Suppose its revealed either through a revelation on the news or POW's from Vietnam actually returning to the USA somehow. What would the reaction be in Washington?
  4. Behind The Black Door: A PM TL

    Rab Butler (Conservative/Liberal) 1964-1970 Roy Jenkins (Labour) 1970-1974 (Labour/Liberal) 1974-1975 Ted Heath (Conservative) 1975-1978 Tony Benn (British Socialist Party) 1978 William Whitelaw (National Unity) 1978-1980
  5. Box Clever: An ITV Alternative History

    This is something I've tried before bu with a different spin: ITV franchises as of 1st January 2003 North-West England: Granada Media Group (*) (Comprising Granada and Border South) Mercia Television Group (Comprising Central and HTV) Network Westcountry (Comprising Westcountry and Channel...
  6. Ringcraft: The story of Perfectly Ravishing

    "They were two of the best and that's all I can say about that" (Scott Hall)
  7. A Polished Step

    "Its 10 years ago but the events are still as fresh and vivid in my mind now as they were then and still as shocking. We had just heard the results of the leadership election. Mrs Thatcher had gained the most votes but not enough to claim victory. I was in the courtyard of the British Embassy in...
  8. No More Boots On The Ground.

    "We all crowded round the television in the office. Myself, Harold, Mary, Bernard and even Marcia and we saw the humiliating sight of British troops fleeing Vietnam almost like cowards. Hercules aircraft lifting off with desperate South Vietnamese clinging on for dear life and then losing their...
  9. Wrestlewars. What If WCW survived post 2001?

    "Vince hated WCW, He hated 'wrasslin' but he knew that WCW was still incredibly popular and that fans would still pack the stadiums. But he was also clever enough to know that he couldn't just drop WCW into WWE storylines so he kept everything as it was but used the end of Survivor Series to...
  10. The New Way: A British Political TL
    Threadmarks: I. Introduction.

    "Looking back now its amazing that it got off the ground. There were so many egos in that groups with so many agendas. They may have been all smiles in public but in private it was like a bear pit." "They hated each other with a passion. But they hated the rest more and it was that hate and a...
  11. Cut! A Collaborative TL

    As we know there are many films that had extra scenes shot but for various reason were never shown or destroyed. This TL will look at what those scenes could have been like. Carry On At Your Convenience 1971 A scene was shot with Terry Scott as an unsympathetic union boss called Mr Alcock. The...
  12. Goodbye to the Gipper

    Ronald Reagan 1980-1981 (1) George HW Bush 1981-1984 (2) Walter Mondale 1985-1987 (3) Geraldine Ferraro 1987-1993 (4) Al Gore 1993-2001 (5) Bob Dole 2001-2009 (6) John McCain 2009-2017 (7) Bernie Sanders 2018-20?? (8) 1. The nation and the world mourned when Reagan was shot through the heart by...
  13. A Most Un-English Way Of Doing Things

    He waited patiently for his turn. Looking around at faces both familiar and unfamiliar he ruminated on his luck. "Why do I always pick the wrong ones" was his thought "Am I predisposed to select the unsuitable types" The last one was the most unsuitable of them all. At first he seemed malleable...
  14. Masters Of The Ring: A Montreal Screwjob TL
    Threadmarks: 1. And So It Begins

    9th November 1997: Montreal, Canada Jim Ross "We are seeing the very best that the WWF has to offer wrestling for the richest prize in our sport...Hart ducks the clothesline bounces off the ropes, crossbody on Michaels. One, two...HHH interrupts the count...the ring has filled up. DX and the...
  15. "Mary Whitehouse will never accept this" : A Dr Who Production History (Inspired by Guajolote)
    Threadmarks: Chapter 1. A Most Unusual Choice

    "So Question one. What were you thinking" "Not the most subtle of ways to start an interview eh? (laughs), still you don't waste time with preliminaries. The logical answer was that we were looking for the anti Jon Pertwee" "That's a bit rude" "Yes it was a bit, I'll rephrase. We were looking...
  16. "If They Want It They Can Have It": Ulster's Tragedy.

    "Did Harold Wilson actually say that" "He always denied it in public but yes, yes he did say that. I heard him say it" (Gerry Fitt 1984") Whereas in the course of human affairs history has shown that it may become necessary for a people to resolve the political affiliations which have...
  17. Timelord Americana
    Threadmarks: Prologue: Bye Bye Auntie

    "I'd heard rumours the BBC were getting fed up with the show so it wasn't surprising when I heard that the show was being stopped in 1989 but when I heard that Spielberg had signed an agreement to make the show I thought 'wowee' (Sylvester McCoy, 2003) "Wait a minute" 'What' "This is what I...
  18. It's The North. They're different up there: A British TV TL

    "I never saw it coming. Off all the permutations that one never existed in my mind. I thought we would take London weekdays and ABC would be our weekend counterpart. When I was called in to the meeting at Brompton Road I genuinely thought it would be a preliminary affair. I nearly fell off the...
  19. Never Stay More Than Three Years: Another Dr Who TL

    1963-1966: William Hartnell 1966-1969: Patrick Troughton 1970-1973 Michael Mckenzie The Third Doctor was a very different and not very pleasant incarnation to his predecessor. His forced regeneration and exile to modern day earth was a source of great humiliation for him and his tenure was...
  20. Separate Paths

    "I may have just sold my soul to the Devil" Jim Callaghan 2nd March 1979 SCOTLAND SAYS YES!!! The United Kingdom has started on the path to disintegration after Scotland voted for devolution. In a narrow result the Scots voted in favour of their own parliament by 53% to 47% and despite...
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