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Mojo's and Fruit Salad, 4 for a penny......

Kola kubes.......

Walkers Snaps 2p a packet......

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A quarter of black currant and licorice... 25p

You don't see sweets being weighed from jars these days, do you ?

Probably some edict from Brussels, banning it on the grounds of dangers to shopkeepers from falling jar injuries, or some such bull5hit !

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And this is why we have an obesity problem! LOL

 

 

 

Snickers are pathetically small these days, but they're still better than any sherbert or licorice concoction.

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A quarter of black currant and licorice... 25p

You don't see sweets being weighed from jars these days, do you ?

Probably some edict from Brussels, banning it on the grounds of dangers to shopkeepers from falling jar injuries, or some such bull5hit !

 

Last I saw was early 2000's. Weight's and measures act meant calibrating scales for EU approval. And you had to sell in metric. :rolleyes:

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What where those red gobb stoppers called

Came in packs of 2

Hot and tasted like relgex ( think that's how it's spelt bit like deep heat )

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What where those red gobb stoppers called

Came in packs of 2

Hot and tasted like relgex ( think that's how it's spelt bit like deep heat )

 

Weren't they Topps Fireballs? :hmm:

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A quarter of black currant and licorice... 25p

 

You don't see sweets being weighed from jars these days, do you ?

Probably some edict from Brussels, banning it on the grounds of dangers to shopkeepers from falling jar injuries, or some such bull5hit !

Last I saw was early 2000's. Weight's and measures act meant calibrating scales for EU approval. And you had to sell in metric. :rolleyes:

My sarcasm wasn't that far off the mark, then..........

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Funny isn't it,,,, you go in any of the big supermarkets ,,,fill one of the tubs up in the pick and mix,,, and by the time you get to the check out,,, there's none left in your tub,,,lol

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A quarter of black currant and licorice... 25p

Sixpence in my day lol Bassett's Walshie

 

Cheers, D.

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theres a local shop here that sells only the old sweeties lol. in the plastic tubs and all weighed :thumbs: lemon and strawberry sherbert sweets mmmmmm

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My sarcasm wasn't that far off the mark, then..........

 

I thought you were being serious! ;)

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