Ladybird Books | Books for Toddlers & Young Children
‘Once upon a time there was a little chicken called Chicken Licken… One day an acorn fell from a tree and hit Chicken Licken on the head.’ Do you remember reading this classic Ladybird tale? Chicken Licken - A Ladybird Easy Reading Book, 1969
Mandy was a weekly girls comic published by D.C. Thomson 21st January 1967 to 11th May 1991 (1, 269 issues in total) with annuals appearing from 1972 to 2007. From 1991 until 30th December 1995 Mandy combined with sister title Judy to form Mandy and Judy (renumbered from #1), and the new merged title was then merged again, this time with Bunty, until that finally ceased publication in 2001. Mandy contained the usual mix of serialised stories, mostly either comedic or about tragic heroines…
Cash, plastic, your mobile phone, your face, your 'bits', or something even newer: what will money look like in future and will Wonga still be here?
Richard Browning went on the trail of the self-styled financial disruptors to see if the array of modern alternatives to money will win the public trust that the banks have lost