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I loved Rupert when I was little :) this brings back happy memories

Rupert Bear Cards

Please note all Christmas cards contain words Seasons Greetings 8 years ago it was announced that Museums and Galleries are no longer producing cards for Rupert. We have managed to obtain odd amounts ofsingle cards that wewere making upinto packs. Sadly this year 2017 has seen them sell out completely and therefore for this year there are no more cards Christmas cards available. There is a small selection of other cards left below. Please Note - All Uk and Europe postage charges will…

Enid Blyton's The Secret Seven. Hard to believe they would use "SS" on the door though!

In just three words...

I was asked to describe myself this week, in three words. I have to say, it has been a bit of a struggle. I managed the first two quite easily 1. engaging 2. emotional but when it comes to the...

Ladybird

Group of objects | memoryprints.com | High quality art prints

Group of objects by W. Murray. High quality art prints with a selection of frame and size options, and canvases. memoryprints.com

Huntley and Palmer's Christmas post box biscuit tin

Tinplate Christmas Post Box Biscuit Tin

Tinplate Christmas Post Box Biscuit Tin "Huntley & Palmer" - circular Money Box with removable lid and single slot, tinprinted winter scene with snowman etc, some age wear, "Huntley & Palmer Biscuits, Reading & London" to base - Fair to Good, 5.5"/14cm tall.

Collection of Secret Seven books by Enid Blyton. March House Books Blog

March House Books Blog

Celebrating children's books and more. Book illustrations, vintage books, insights into the life of a book dealer, Vintage collectables.

Enchanted Wood by Enid Blyton

Enchanted Wood

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Witches Hat banned play ground equipment but one was missed when I was a kid in the 70's in Bricket Wood I loved it!

Witch's Hat

Inspired by a recent post by Teacher's Pet, I remembered a type of roundabout I played on as a child called a Witch's Hat. It was really a combination of a roundabout and a swing as it swung around and into the central pole. Anyone remember these? I don't recall seeing them past the early '70's as I believe they were banned after several serious accidents, although lacking any real data this may be an urban myth. I don't remember ever hurting myself but I can see how it was possible! The…

First published October 14, 1926 Reprinted fifty-six times Published as a paperback 1965 Reprinted 1965 Reprinted (twice) 1966 Decorations by E.H. Shepard

Methuen unnumbered

First published October 14, 1926 Reprinted fifty-six times Published as a paperback 1965 Reprinted 1965 Reprinted (twice) 1966 Decorations by E.H. Shepard

10 great films based on classic children’s books | BFI

10 great films based on classic children’s books

As the classic 1931 version of Emil and the Detectives comes out on DVD, here are 10 more magical film versions of children’s bedtime classics.

My Dads shop, 1971

My Dads shop, 1971