Tag Archives: 1976

Soccer Swingers…

It probably means something else these days… but back in 1976 it was a wobbly thing that stuck on your car windscreen, mirror, bike or ‘even skateboard helmets’. Touchline Promotions boast was that they were ‘similar in principle to the … Continue reading

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Love Hearts and Rangers and Celtic…

We’re not sure that Swizzels Ltd had entirely thought this promotional offer through… The juxtaposition of Love Hearts with messages like ‘Be Mine’, ‘Ever Yours’ and ‘You’re Sweet’ with the fierce sectarian rivalry of Rangers and Celtic in the mid-70s … Continue reading

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The Summer of ’76 Best Ever Time to Be Young

The Long Hot Summer of 1976 was the best ever time to be a kid, according to a survey by Rocky chocolate biscuits…. You’ll not be surprised to hear that the authors of ‘Got, Not Got’ are in total agreement, … Continue reading

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The Greatest Playground Joke of 1976…

We loved it, this joke… told it time and time again…. Are you ready? Q: Which German Newspaper can be found at Old Trafford?     A: Gerry Daly! Ha! Jerry Daily? Oh forget it…

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