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#499648 - 8th Apr 2011 8:09pm wirral in the 70s
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#499672 - 8th Apr 2011 8:37pm Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: ]
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Great video any idea where those shops were?

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#499720 - 8th Apr 2011 9:47pm Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: ]
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Nice looking at old Poulton Road,

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#499723 - 8th Apr 2011 9:49pm Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: ]
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Did you notice the cigarette machine, mounted on the wall, outside a shop?

That would probably last about 5 minutes, these days...!!!!???

Signs of the times, huh!

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#499724 - 8th Apr 2011 9:52pm Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: CVCVCV]
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Did you notice the cigarette machine, mounted on the wall, outside a shop?

That would probably last about 5 minutes, these days...!!!!???

Signs of the times, huh!
They were regularly vandalised in the 70s as well. but they made things from sterner stuff back then.
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#499782 - 9th Apr 2011 6:29am Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: ]
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I have the dvd, just over an hour and a half. A collection of clips from Wirral starting from the 1900's all the way through the decades up to the 1990's. Made by Angus Tilston. Think the dvd is called Wirral past. If anybody is interested in it let me know.

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#499783 - 9th Apr 2011 6:54am Re: wirral in the 70s [Re: chris58]
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Great video any idea where those shops were?


the poulton road shops are between clarence rd and york rd.

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