The Cold War in your living room

Dominic Sandbrook shows how the tensions between east and west influenced several areas of British cultural life

Sport offered the two sides the perfect stage on which to get one over on the 'enemy', says Dominic Sandbrook. Pictured here is a queue for a football match between Arsenal and Dynamo Moscow. (Photo by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

This article was first published in the December 2013 issue of BBC History Magazine 

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