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Races with my brothers, Cotton reel, elastic band and a matchstick

Races with my brothers, Cotton reel, elastic band and a matchstick

My gran collected these!

Co-op stamps, you got these for your grocery shopping and off the milkman, great sheets of them that you had to lick and stick in books, before handing them in to collect free things from your local Co-op.usually glasses

Pink, blue, yellow and white cotton wool balls back in the day

Pink, blue, yellow and white cotton wool balls back in the day

The milk man, hearing the tinkle chink chink of his bottles before it was light then snuggling up under the covers for another hour before we had to get up ;~)

The Milk float, milk delivered to your door before you woke up in the morning, glass pint bottles.

Farleys rusks . . loved them before they took all the sugar out with hot milk yum!

Previous pinner: Study found of Farley's Original Rusks contained more sugar than of chocolate biscuits. (all my sister and brothers had these when they were little)

conkers...

Playing conkers before risk assessment was invented. Collecting Conkers from near Templegates, up the hill towards tempsy.

Elastoplast on a reel. Oh yes I can remember the smell.

Vintage elasto plast elastic adhesive plaster

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