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FOR THIRTY SOMETHINGS..THINGS YOU REMEMBER FROM CHILDHOOD PLEASE ADD....

(155 Posts)
almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:05:07

JUBBLYS....PYAMID ICE LOLLIES
SWEET TOBBACO AND CIGS
RAINBOW AND BLUE PETER
ROBERTS ROBOTS
MAGPIE
RENTA GHOST
THE ID LIKE TO TEACH THE WORLD TO SING COKE AD
PLAY SCHOOL..BIG TED ,HUMPTY,JEMMIMA,LITTLE TED
PIPKINS ..MONKEY AND OCTAVIA.AND PIG
SCOOTERS WITH THE BRAKE ON THE BACK ...SO YOU HIT WALLS WHEN YOU TRIED TO STOP!!
A BALL IN A SOCK THAT YOU BANGED AGAINST A WALL ,,HOPE OTHER PEOPLE KNOW THAT ONE OR I AM GONNA LOOK WEIRD..LOL.......GETTING A COMIC AND SWEETS FOR LESS THAN 50P
MAGIC COMIC
YOUR TURN,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,,

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:06:49

OOOH ALSO THE HOT SUMMER 75/76?
TEACHERS STRIKE,,THAT WAS GOOD LOL
SILVER PLASTIC XMAS TREES AND BRIGHT FLOWERY CARPETS

dropinthe Thu 24-Mar-05 07:17:29

Paper chains at crimbo.
Pink panther chocolate.
Its a knockout.
321.

Thanks for the memories!!

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:48:57

DUSTY BIN ..LOL!!
STARWARS BUBBLE GUM WITH THE CARD IN
QUEING TO SEE GREASE LOLOLO

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:54:11

OOH THAT GOLD RUSH BUBBLE GUM ,CAME IN A LITTLE DRAWSTRING BAG ..I USED MINE FOR PUTING SINDY CLOTHES IN ,,,
TEST CARD ..AND TV GOING OFF AT NIGHT

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:54:56

THE FIRST TIME WE GOT COLOUR TV WE WATCHED DAVID ATTENBOUROUGH NATURE PROGRAMME .WOW!!

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 07:55:02

THE FIRST TIME WE GOT COLOUR TV WE WATCHED DAVID ATTENBOUROUGH NATURE PROGRAMME .WOW!!

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 08:06:15

saturday morning cinema

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 08:06:44

national health glasses.arghhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhhh

maddiemo Thu 24-Mar-05 08:36:03

Bagpuss
Roobarb and Custard
Grease
long party dresses
Nylon polo necks
Misty comic
Ladybirds in 76

dropinthe Thu 24-Mar-05 08:48:45

Boogie belts!

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 08:50:44

lady bird s.....collecting them in tc tac boxes and making perfume in washing up liquid bottles with rose petals and water..my party dress was purple.....

Miaou Thu 24-Mar-05 08:52:16

rara skirts
saverstrips (for bus journeys)
maroon being the new black one year
batwing jumpers
coloured tights
big plastic jewellery

Miaou Thu 24-Mar-05 08:55:48

full length party dresses in nylon and trimmed with that zig-zag braid (can't remember what it's called!)
nylon everything including bedsheets (yuk)
chopper bikes
flares
brown shoes with a t bar buckle for school
"Grandma we love you" and "I'm only a poor little sparrow" in the charts

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 08:57:54

deely boppers and the hucklebuck

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 08:58:38

little bottles of milk at school

Miaou Thu 24-Mar-05 08:59:12

hubba bubba chewing gum for 1p each

You've got me going now, aaa!

bubble99 Thu 24-Mar-05 09:01:15

I remember the ball in a sock thing and also a game where 2 to 4 people stood with elastic or string round their ankles ( no, not knicker elastic) and other kids had to jump in and out of it. And you thought you were weird almostangel. Cats cradle string on fingers game.
Spangles, tiger and teddy tots, Texas nougat and chocolate bars. Mary Mungo and Midge (when I was a very young bubble)

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 09:04:36

bubble ,,shall we go and find a wall ??lol
god that elastic band thing was hard!! ooh handstands up the wall!! couldnt do that now my boobs would blind me !!lol

skerriesmum Thu 24-Mar-05 09:07:17

from North America... those metal hairclips with ribbon braided through them; shoelaces with fruit on them for your Nikes; Muppets toys; pedal pushers and knickers (not what you think! pants gathered at the knee...) stripey leg warmers...

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 09:07:20

ball in sock song.." do you you want a ciggerette sir ,no sir why sir cos i got a cold sir where did you get a cold sir from the north pole sir what you doing there sir catching polar bear sir ,how many you catch sir 1 sir 2 sir the rest caught me sir..knackered just singing it

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 09:08:38

playing runouts,murder in the dark,mr crocadile..

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 09:09:52

hot waterbottles,,no central heating.parties before party bags!! the bumps on your birthday

almostanangel Thu 24-Mar-05 09:10:59

plastic fruit with sherbet in ...dipdabs and sherbert fountains

Carla Thu 24-Mar-05 09:15:04

Winfield.

The sell by date means that Marks and Spencer foods are fresh. (On their carrier bags - and having to pay for them, too!)

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