The 00s (staff)

A Few 00s Facts for you!

2000

  • Big Brother started
  • Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire was published
  • George Bush becomes president
  • London Dome opened

2001

  • Wikipedia was launched
  • ipod released

2002

  • The Euro is launched
  • Will Young wins Pop Idol

2003

  • Little Britain airs on BBC Three
  • The Gherkin, London is completed

2004

  • Facebook is launched

2005

  • YouTube launched

2006

  • Twitter launched

2007

  • iPhone released
  • Smoking ban comes into effect in the UK

2008

  • Usain Bolt – Beijing Olympics
  • Hadron Collider switched on
  • Barak Obama elected
  • Mama Mia released – most successful British movie of all time