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    Rebel rebel and Woolworths 🤗


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    My local bakery. In year 6 there was always a mad rush before school started to buy a mr blobby cake. They were so good. :coma:

    It is a cafe now, boo hiss.
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    Woolworths and Jane Norman.
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    Does anyone remember those Polo Fruit Smoothie sweets and Snowflake chocolate bars?!

    I miss them both so much :cry2:

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    I kinda miss BHS & Jessops.
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    (Original post by Qinge)
    RIP 99p stores which were bought out by poundland.
    This Used to buy their pick n mix all the time Nowhere else in town does it

    Comet - loved that store
    Adams
    Woolworths
    Early Learning Centre
    Gadgetshop
    Zavvi
    Littlewoods
    Allied Carpets
    Safeway
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    The others have already been mentioned.
    One no one has mentioned yet: Borders, that was a nice bookstore
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    Ahh the memories:

    -Beatties (might not be the correct spelling), not sure if this was a franchise but my local one went years ago

    -Woolworths

    -The Burger King near my parents house (it's still there, but it used to have arcade machines and a much more 90's vibe )

    -Blockbuster (in retrospect their prices were dreadful.. £4 for a 2 night DVD rental at one point, but I will always remember repeatedly renting Toy Story/The Iron Giant/The Borrowers on tape. The white boxes with instructions on how to adjust the tracking of your VHS player.

    In terms of brands:

    -I used to have loads of GAP clothing in primary school before 'that joke' kind of made it weird to wear amongst kids my age... Haha... No way that would fly now...

    -I remember FILA being very prominent, but I haven't seen anyone wear something from them in over a decade.

    -I used to think I was so cool with my light up WWF (yep, before WWE) trainers that flashed red lights with every hard step.

    I actually really like CeX, it reminds me of what Game/Gamestation used to be like back in the day.

    This thread has made me realise how long it's been since I've been shopping, retail therapy is required immediately.
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    I haven't seen this in long time, does anyone know if it's still around? I used to love the smell the mixing machines gave off when this stuff was being served... I wouldn't be surprised if it's been banned or altered due to bad ingredients.

    EDIT: For some reason, inserting this image via the image tag is broken...

    http://dplicensing.com/dp/wp-content...lushpuppie.jpg
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    (Original post by Kernel_Coder)
    I haven't seen this in long time, does anyone know if it's still around? I used to love the smell the mixing machines gave off when this stuff was being served... I wouldn't be surprised if it's been banned or altered due to bad ingredients.

    EDIT: For some reason, inserting this image via the image tag is broken...

    http://dplicensing.com/dp/wp-content...lushpuppie.jpg
    I've not seen Slush Puppies for years! I think there's new slushie brands out now. Where I'm from, Tango Ice Blasts took over
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    Chadds! It had a really awesome toy department that I loved buying troll pencil toppers from, I couldn't find them anywhere else and I liked collecting them when I was a kid
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    Woolworths & Borders.
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    Woolworths

    Do you remember the huge pick'n'mix section they used to have...

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    Does anyone remember warner brothers/ looney tunes shop?
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    (Original post by Larissa14)
    Does anyone remember wander brothers/ looney tunes shop?
    Nope, I've never even heard of this shop :eek: was it better than Disney stores?

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    Nope, I've never even heard of this shop :eek: was it better than Disney stores?

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    They closed them doown ages ago like early 2000s so I canmonly remember it briefly. They had an amazing Xmas section and I'm pretty sure they had like a toy train going around the shop with all the looney tunes characters. There used to be on in edinburgh . I miss it
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    MK One, love that tacky jewellery
 
 
 
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