Things you dont see anymore

Greyhound

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As a little lad, I liked the greengrocer's shop, with its grapes packed in barrels of sawdust. I think the shopkeeper was called Warre.
 

Billy The Fish

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On the very enjoyable subject of schoolboy fun how about crossing your fingers so the other kids couldn't "get" you. We called it "fainies" or "fainites" - well that's how it was pronounced.
 

DB9

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These awful number plates for our armed forces abroad they had for their own personal vehicles back in the day in places like Germany that made them easy targets for Terrorists, Mainly from Northern Ireland.

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Swanaldo

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Car salesmen hitchhiking back with dealer plates in their hands.
 
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