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The golden age of British sweets - in pictures

Marathon (1968) Marathon came to the UK courtesy of Forrest Mars Sr, estranged from the family business in the States, but free to adapt the recipes for European tastes. Aside from his eponymous bar packed with milk, sugar, glucose, and thick, thick chocolate, Mars' Slough-produced cash cow was a peanut-powered derivative of the American Snickers (the name was apparently tribute to the Mars family's favourite horse) 'brand alignment' saw Marathon adopt its maiden name in 1990


UK TV Advert Song / Music Info | Nescafe Original has turned to Whitesnake's 1987 NWOBHM anthem to launch a hilarious new Swooshy Man TV campaign aimed at younger coffee drinkers.

Thames tv logo. I will never forget this logo and the theme song that went with it . My father a long with my very young husband watched ( world at war) all the time .


Buzby. My Dad worked for BT for 30yrs. When I was about 5 I walked up to someone dressed up in a Busby costume in Town and asked "Do you know my Dad?"

from Saatchi Art

Bank Advert Song Painting by Anna Ravliuc

Saatchi Art Artist Anna Ravliuc; Painting, "Bank Advert Song" #art

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Stephanie Phillips on

RT @StephxPhillips: Great I'm now going to have the Sainsburys Christmas advert song stuck in my head for the next month