1970s roller skates .. we all had a pair of these in our road!

1970's Collectable / Antique Children's Roller Skates

Partington - we played on the square at the bottom of the road all summer and when the sun shone we would roller skate to school.

childhood memories

I know this may sound weird, but I loved Tom more than Jerry. Jerry was very annoying and spiteful! I always hoped that Tom would catch Jerry and eat him! Or at least catch him once and for all!

The lovely "Cassette" Recorder, no '70's home was without one. If you had two you could record yourself singing along to Fame!

Remember these and recording songs from the radio by holding it against the boom box speakers? And always wishing the DJ would shut up and quit ruining the beginning of the song? I still have one of these tape recorder.

Smiths Salt 'n' Shake Crisps.

Smiths Salt 'n' Shake Crisps. Another snack that involved some work - kids these days are so lazy expecting their snacks to be pre-salted ;

Space hopper - more childhood memories I can share with them  #Motherhoodmeans

Space hoppers, all the kids in the street had a space hopper and we used to hold street races.if you bounced wrong, you fell off the back and it hurt your bum!

Grange Hill 1982 Annual

Does anyone remember watching Grange Hill? such ground-breaking television at the time!