I used to wear these socks at first school. One day I got told off for threading grass through the holes

They used to leave the pattern marks on your legs and feet and make you itch!

Elastics... Mainstay of recess and lunchtime in the late 60s.

Chinese Jump Rope - Must accomplish specific series of moves without making an error. It has been popular for many years, certainly since the in the United States. In New Zealand, Australia and Great Britain children refer to the game as "Elastics".

C&A Like many others BHS and Woolworth's they went bust

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CA the only place to go for a party frock - gasp! I remember this closing down and EVERYTHING! It was huuuuge! I remember buying first dress it was with first wages it cost

Most of us remember the day that Elvis passed away. It was such a shock.

1977 - Elvis Presley died and yes, I remember exactly where I was and what I was doing when I heard the news.

Best 70s Cartoons | List of Top 1970s Animated Shows

The Best, Most Fab Cartoons from the 70s

Perhaps it was just because there were far fewer children’s programmes on when I was a child, and within that, fewer programmes preaching about how to keep yourself safe than there are today, but watching television in the 1970s and 80s was, to me at least, pretty terrifying. - See more at: http://www.doyouremember.co.uk/memory.php?memID=4185

Charlie Says

"Charlie Says ." public information films aimed at children, warning of the dangers of hot pots of tea and child kidnappers.

GOSH! Remember Catweazle?

Catweazle BY Richard Carpenter S Hand - REMEMBER CATWEAZLE- travelling from medieval times to our times. He has a "bone ache" (headache) such fun to watch

Robertson's Jam Golliwog brooches: Many white people think these images benign, many black on the other hand do not. Personally I don't like them and believe they have a history steeped in racism.

Collecting Robertson's Jam Golliwog brooches My Grand father Bob Russell was a lorie driver for this company .

Making daisy chains during P. when the teacher was talking to be told that I couldn't play rounders etc and had to sit for the hour making daisy chains. Thank you Sir!