Friday, 25 August 2017

Feeling nostalgic ...

At the weekend we went to a 1940's event at Ramsey in Cambridgeshire. There were lots of interesting things to see but we kept forgetting to take pictures - doh!

Anyhow, we did take a picture of this 1955 outside broadcasting wagon:

This is how the old 425 line tv pictures used to look (not outside broadcast) and what I watched a few years later than those below, in my childhood:

Andy Pandy (1952) from here

Bill and Ben (1953) rocked your boat from here

The Woodentops (1958) here

Finally, Rag Tag & Bobtail (1958) here

Have a lovely weekend everyone! 



3 comments:

  1. What about Picture book on mondays!? we always missed Rag Tag and Bobtail because of going on the bus to Stowmarket and Grandma's house and she didn't have a TV until much later. The Wooden tops was my favourite.and the way Bill and Ben talked to each other
    Flobalob!

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    1. We rarely had access to tv but when we did, they were some of the things we watched. I don't remember Rag, Tag and Bobtail but watched Tales of the Riverbank. Hartley Hare freaked me out! Andy Pandy and Bill and Ben were my favourites.

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