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you still see a few but they have become a bit more upmarket, there are still plenty of vintage outfits but they don,t get aired very often

I noticed the Watsonian sidecars stand at Motorcyclelive last year. Hadn't really changed that much, and did seem a bit pricey.

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Some folks only request information, which is fair enough by me. Maybe they don't want discussion, chat, banter etc. Different people want different things from a forum, and that's fine.  If

Things you don’t see anymore (times 2) A 1945 photo of my aunt, wearing a turban and scrubbing her front door step on Queens Grove, Meadows. She dug her heels in and refused to move when the

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Schools given the day off for, 'Empire Day' and if you were lucky enough to get a bowl of tinned fruit to eat, there was always a slice of bread and butter with it and told, 'Eat yer bread and butter'. Does anyone still do this?

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TBI,

I wish I had kept my boxes when I use to buy matchbox at the local newsagents back in the 60's for 1/6d. I have got a few in boxes of the M of Y.

It's obvious you are a keen collector so you have probably got this book:

Collecting Matchbox Diecast Toys The First Forty Years by Kevin McGimpsey and Stewart Orr.

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#2110 Bread and butter with tinned fruit I love ,Mrs.Swes pet hate as she was forced to eat it when she was little!

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I discovered Bread and Butter and Tinned Fruit in the 1960s. As a teenager I worked with and became good friends with an Aunt. I would go to Clifton for tea once a week, and that is where I first tried it. I love it especially with Delmonte Pears and Carnation Milk. Mmmmm that's breakfast sorted out. :biggrin:

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