What happened to Duckhams Q motor oil?

November 29, 2016 Knobby 2

Remember Duckhams oil? The Duckhams name was synonymous with engine oil when I was growing up. I remember garages having large Duckhams Q branded thermometers screwed to their walls. Duckhams Q, a 20W50 multigrade oil, […]

Made using our own meat!

November 29, 2016 Knobby 0

I spotted this notice in the window of a West Dorset butcher’s shop. It made me laugh, maybe that is just my dirty mind.

Who remembers Fine Fare supermarkets?

November 28, 2016 Knobby 0

Who remembers Fine Fair supermarkets with their distinctive bright orange logo. Here in West Dorset there was a Fine Fair in Bridport on the site of what is now the Waitrose supermarket. Thinking back this […]