The joy of a 1950s childhood
EVERYBODY who grew up in Fifties Britain will have his or her own indelible memories of their childhood, from the first taste of welfare orange juice to the birth of rock' n’ roll. The nation was recovering from the ravages of the Second World War and the camaraderie of wartime was still evident throughout the country.
Enjoy the snowy winter wonderland while it lasts: After temperatures plunged to MINUS 18C - get ready for the half term thaw
Experts said the mercury had fallen to -17.8C in Chesham, Bucks, during the early hours of the morning but the extreme cold spell is set to come to an end next week with warmer air flooding in.
Children sledging, 1955 by Mirrorpix - art print from King & McGaw
Children sledging, 1955 by Mirrorpix. Massive range of art prints, posters & canvases. Quality UK framing & 100% Money Back Guarantee!
1950s Coats and Jackets History
Your guide to vintage 1950s style coats: swing coat, top coat, box coats, swagger coats, rain coats & jackets. Shop vintage inspired 1950s coats too.