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What sweets would you buy if you had a pound to spend?

MAAAAAA-aaam, can we get sweets?

“TWO SHERBET FOUNTAINS, a Big Time, a tenpennybag and a Cornetto please.”

“NO! WAIT! A Sparkle, a chomp, and two packets of Monster Munch instead of the Cornetto.”

Source: Tinypic

Source: Facebook

There was a time when 50p or a could buy you an actual haul of goodies from your local shop. The only problem was picking which ones you wanted.

This image (which first appeared on Twitter and was then posted to Reddit) has us smothering in a wave of nostalgia today:

OQbh8ik Source: @PaddyThePaki/Imgur

What would you buy if you had a pound to spend?

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Emer McLysaght

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