House of Memories

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Memorabilia Pack 1950s Household

7.50

The 1950s Household Memorabilia Pack contains replica ephemera from the 1950s decade. The pack includes a 1950s Pontings catalogue, a ration book, a recipe book, household name cards and much more. Ideal for use as a teaching aid or for reminiscence sessions.

Memorabilia Pack 1960s Childhood

7.50

The 1960s Childhood pack contains replica items including toy adverts, a child's essay and school report, a leaflet about comics and annuals, an Ellisdons catalogue, advertising leaflets for model cars and a collection of gum card images including Thunderbirds, Man from Uncle and Dr Who.

Memorabilia Pack Children's War

7.50

This memorabilia pack shows what life was like during the Second World War, focusing on how the war affected children. The pack includes reproductions of Public Information leaflets, a Boy's Own booklet (1944), an evacuation poster, a school essay, a ration book, a Pudding and Sweets leaflet and more.

Memorabilia Pack Home Front

7.50

The Home Front memorabilia pack contains a collection of replica items about life during the Second World War including a variety of household leaflets, a wartime cookery booklet, a ration book, a war emergency leaflet,  Dig for Victory propaganda leaflets, a collection of trade cards and more.

Memorabilia Pack The Beatles

7.50

This memorabilia pack contains reproductions of collectible items relating to the band from the 1960s. The pack includes four The Beatles booklets containing photos and statistics, fan club paperwork, a 1963 programme, a Cavern Club booklet, mixed ephemera and a collection of bubblegum cards.

Memory Tree A1 Single

5.00

A memory tree is a great place for collecting a person's memories by adding photos, text or items like tickets, and is a simple tool that can be used for starting conversations and learning about each other’s likes and dislikes. This poster is A1 size and is ready for you to personalise.

Memory Tree A2 Pack of 10

20.00

A memory tree is a great place for collecting a person's memories by adding photos, text or items like tickets, and is a simple tool that can be used for starting conversations and learning about each other’s likes and dislikes. This pack has 10 A2 size posters, all ready for you to personalise.

Memory Tree A2 Single

2.50

A memory tree is a great place for collecting a person's memories by adding photos, text or items like tickets, and is a simple tool that can be used for starting conversations and learning about each other’s likes and dislikes. This poster is A2 size and is ready for you to personalise.

Replica Evacuee Tag

1.00

A reproduction of a child's identity tag used during the Second World War for the evacuation of children.

Replica How to Keep Well in Wartime Booklet

2.00

This is a replica of a booklet first published in 1943 to give the people of Britain ideas and tips on how to keep healthy and fit. The booklet is ideal as both an educational tool and as a nostalgic look back at life during the Second World War.

Replica Junior Ration Book

1.25

This reproduction of a WWII junior ration book is a useful tool for showing the hardships faced by children during the Second World War.

Replica Newspaper, Blitz

4.75

This 12 page replica of the "Daily Sketch" Newspaper, dated 29th August 1940, is a great educational tool. The newspaper reflects daily life in wartime Britain and shows how events like the Blitz affected people and how they were reported.

Scouse Recipe Tea Towel

8.00

Our best selling tea towel gives the recipe for the perfect bowl of scouse written in Scouse English! It gives instructions on how to make the popular dish and how to serve it. This makes an ideal gift for your favourite Liverpool chef.

Wartime Cookery Booklet

1.50

A reproduction of a wartime cookery booklet distributed during the Second World War. The booklet was designed to help people living on rations with recipes for meat dishes, vegetable dishes, soups, puddings and sweets.

Wartime Emergency Booklet

1.50

A replica of an information booklet produced in 1941 with "authoritative advice for the plain citizen". The booklet contains advice and information, useful in any wartime situation, such as what to do during an Air Raid, how to avoid becoming a gas casualty and even a helpful list of postal rates.

Ah! Bisto Coaster

2.50

Bisto started making gravy granules in 1908 and introduced the Bisto Kids to Britain in their 1919 advertising campaign. This coaster features the Bisto Kids over the phrase "For all meat dishes".

Ah! Bisto Storage Tin

6.00

Bisto started making gravy granules in 1908 and introduced the Bisto Kids to Britain in their 1919 advertising campaign. This storage tin features a vintage advertising campaign image with the Bisto Kids over the phrase "For all meat dishes".

Bird's Custard Powder Clock

10.00

The traditional Bird's Custard 3 bird logo was created in 1929 and is now one of the most famous and iconic brand packaging styles in Britain.This square clock with the original Bird's Custard Powder design will bring a touch of the past as well as a splash of colour to your home.

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Bird's Custard Powder Coaster

2.50

The traditional Bird's Custard 3 bird logo was created in 1929 and is now one of the most famous and iconic brand packaging styles in Britain. This cork backed coaster can be used as a decorative or practical item on your coffee table.

Bird's Custard Powder Jug

18.00

The traditional Bird's Custard 3 bird logo was created in 1929 and is now one of the most famous and iconic brand packaging styles in Britain.This wonderfully nostalgic jug with the original Bird's Custard powder brand is perfect for pouring custard on to your desserts!

Bird's Custard Powder Tin

6.00

The traditional Bird's Custard 3 bird logo with red, yellow and blue stripes was created in 1929 and is now one of the most famous and iconic brand packaging styles in Britain. This nostalgic tin features the traditional Bird's Custard Powder packaging design with the 3 Bird logo also on the lid.

Bourbon Biscuit Tin

8.00

The Bourbon biscuit has been a firm favourite in Britain since it was first introduced in 1910. This storage tin in the shape of a Bourbon biscuit is ideal for keeping your favourite sweet treats in.

Bovril Coaster

2.50

A coaster featuring an advertising campaign by Bovril. The coaster shows a woman with the phrase "Glow home with a Bovril today!"

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Camp Coffee Coaster

2.50

A coaster featuring an advertising campaign for Camp Coffee. The coaster shows a woman holding a tray of coffee with the phrase "Camp Coffee Cheers!".

Cup and Ball Traditional Toy

2.50

Teach your children about games from the past with this cup and ball toy. See if you have the skills to catch the ball as many times as possible.

Custard Cream Tin

10.00

The Custard Cream has been a favourite biscuit in Britain since it was introduced around 1908. This storage tin in the shape of a Custard Cream is perfect for storing your sweet treats.

DVD Liverpool Through the Ages

13.00

Presented by Billy Butler, Liverpool Through the Ages takes the viewer on an historical journey around one of Britain's foremost cities from Roman Times to present day, including its role in the Second World War and its influence on sport and music.

Jacob And Co Cream Cracker Tin

9.00

This storage tin features a vintage advertising image for Jacob & Co Cream Crackers.

Marmite Side Plate

9.00

The perfect side plate for your morning toast. The plate is decorated with a vintage advertising image for everyones favourite (or most hated) spread, Marmite.

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Marmite Small Tin

6.00

A handy tin for storing bits and bobs. The tin is decorated with a vintage advertising image for Marmite.

Marmite Vintage Jar Coaster

2.50

A coaster featuring an advertising image for Marmite. The coaster shows the classic Marmite jar.

McVitie's Digestive Coaster

2.50

McVitie's biscuits began in 1892 and the range available was streamlined in 1945 after the Second World War. The biscuits have been a firm favourite in British households ever since and the same biscuits are still being produced today. This coaster features the classic Digestive packaging.

McVitie's Ginger Nuts Coaster

2.50

McVitie's biscuits began in 1892 and the range available was streamlined in 1945 after the Second World War. The biscuits have been a firm favourite in British households ever since and the same biscuits are still being produced today. This coaster features the classic Ginger Nuts packaging.

McVitie's Milk Chocolate Digestive Coaster

2.50

McVitie's biscuits began in 1892 and the range available was streamlined in 1945 after the Second World War. The biscuits have been a firm favourite in British households ever since and the same biscuits are still being produced today. This coaster features the classic Milk Chocolate Digestive packaging.

McVitie's Rich Tea Coaster

2.50

McVitie's biscuits began in 1892 and the range available was streamlined in 1945 after the Second World War. The biscuits have been a firm favourite in British households ever since and the same biscuits are still being produced today. This coaster features the classic Rich Tea packaging.

Pop Gun Traditional Toy

3.50

Teach your children about games from the past with this traditional pop gun.

Pork Pie Round Tin

6.00

This handy storage tin is designed to look like the nations favourite savoury snack, the Pork Pie.

Pork Pie Slice Tin

4.50

This small storage tin is designed to look like a slice of a traditional Pork Pie showing the pastry crust and meaty inside.

Sunlight Soap Tin

9.00

A square storage tin featuring a pretty, vintage Sunlight Soap packaging design on the lid and around the sides.

Train Whistle

3.00

The perfect gift for a child who loves trains, this traditional, wooden toy makes a sound like a steam train when blown into and has a picture carved into the side.

Victoria Sponge Slice Tin

4.50

A small storage tin designed to look like a slice of a delicious Victoria Sponge. With frosting and strawberries on the top and a cream and jam layer on the sides.

Liverpool – the story of a city

9.99

"Liverpool – the story of a city" celebrates the city and the millions who have inspired, thrived, created, fought, worked and lived here. Described through the words of those who have known her, and illustrated with the collections of the Museum of Liverpool, this is an essential introduction to the city.

Liverpool on Wheels

8.99

Horse-drawn vehicles, cycles, steam-powered road vehicles, cranes, rolling stock and motor cars are just some of the modes of transport featured in this pictorial guide to the superb collection at National Museums Liverpool. The publication looks at the impact land transport had on Liverpool's development.

Plush Budgerigar

5.00

The budgerigar was a favourite pet in Britain in the last century and most houses had one tweeting in the living room. This plush toy Budgie with its realistic markings and colour will bring back fond memories to those who used to have one.

The 36 Hour Day

14.00

The 36 Hour Day is the definitive guide for people caring for someone with dementia. The book has information on the causes of dementia, managing the early stages of dementia, the prevention of dementia, and finding appropriate living arrangements when home care is no longer an option.