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McVities Fruit Shortcake with Peter Vaughan

Peter Vaughan (1923-2016) – one of the greats with a career stretching from 1954 to 2015. Equally at home in feature films such as “Zulu Dawn” (1979) or TV comedy such as “Porridge” and “Citizen Smith“, and latterly for his … Continue reading

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Steve Silvermint – The Cool, Clean Hero!

Another classic from my childhood.

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Smash Aliens

For Mash get Smash – as if we could ever forget ┬áthese endearing Martians.

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Duracell Bunny Race

Love these bunnies – especially the facial expressions as their batteries run out.

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Dairy Milk Ad from 2007 Rugby World Cup

I still remember seeing this for the first time down at my local during the Rugby World Cup – it was as awe inspiring as it was unexpected and will always be a firm favourite of mine.

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McEwans Lager TV Ad from the 1970s

The Inverbraw Grouse Beaters – If it can satisfy them it can satisfy you!

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PG TIPS Tea – TV Ad from1971

Any comment by me would be superfluous!

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Another recent classic from Carlsberg

I don’t particularly like Carlsberg and I certainly don’t like football but this is one catchy ad!

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Donegal Catch – you’ve got love this classic!

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