A metal spinning top! So fun to pump the handle till it whirled & wobbled.
Pong - the first computer game. You had to see it to believe how elementary video gaming was at the beginning! This is my first video game Kirstin Kendall!
Paper Fortune Tellers - we loved making these as kids
vintage toy - travel number puzzle game by christian montone - i remember busting the tiles out and putting them back n how i wanted!
Bubble Gum - these cost a penny each. My favorite bubble gum
Camera film ~ no kids we couldn't see the picture we had to WAIT first for the roll to be finished and then for it to be developed. I got my first camera for my birthday
PYE stereo radiogram model: Ours was a Pye like this one but without the black speaker covers
Grange Hill Mum hated this show. She reckoned our attitudes became obnoxious after an episode. We thought she was spouting rot. Retrospectively i see what she meant now i have a child that has attitude after watching some obnoxious kids show.
Barbapapas - Kids TV Mon fils a adoré lui aussi.
Trouble bubble pop game We played this as a family in the late and early The 2010 version is Frustration which my kids love to play.
Old fashioned sweet shop. I remember the one in Tuffley we used to stop in to get all sorts of sweets. My favourite were the Fox Fruits and Mints
Outside toilet.My nan & grandad had one just like this. Spotlessly clean, smelling of Lifeguard disinfectant.and freezing cold in the colder months!
Routemaster stairs - only way to ride the bus sitting upstairs!
Paraffin heaters - used to make the whole house smell!
Batman & Robin ridin in style in a Corgi series 3 (chrome wheel hubs).
Cat's eyes - marbles (which we called 'alleys.' My brother would say, "We're not playing for keeps .