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I used to pour the whole bottle of this in the bath! M.

Matey Bubble Bath Why did Matey have to change the old version of this bubble bath? Fab bottle and it used to make your bath water blue - bring it back!

HOLLLY HOBBY I had a Holly Hobby lunch box in 2nd grade.

This brought back lots of memories, I loved my Holly Hobby doll! {k} Absolutely loved Holly Hobbie as a child!

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Mum used to buy this to clean the stainless steel kitchen sink as well as the porcelain bath and bathroom sink. It took the shine away as well as the dirt. It also tended to clump in the cardboard tube which got damp over time.

I loved Paddington as a kid, especially Michael Hordern's narration.

Mein Name ist der, wo ich mich willkommen angenommen fühle.Paddington by Michael Bond. My favourite bear. Wore a Paddington hat to the Silver Jubilee Celebrations!

SuperGran. I can still remember the words to the theme tune (sung by Billy Connelly I think)

A kid who lived near me was in it so we HAD to watch it. Can still sing the theme tune!

That Avocado bathroom suite that every home seemed to have.

That Avocado bathroom suite that every home seemed to have.

dip dab retro sweets. I had forgotten these. We used to buy them at the Tuck Shop across the street from my primary school

Barratt Sherbet Dip Dab 10 Packs: sherbet dib dab , pack of sherbet with a lolly

Dreaded seeing the crates outside the classroom door urrrgghhh....still makes me shudder...hated school milk but was made to drink it...good times!

School milk - it came in bottles, then bags, then cartons, then Thatcher the milk snatcher took it away altogether! Frozen in Winter, turned in the summer. I was a milk monitor