Teal starting producing the first non stick frying pan!
Sony exported it’s first product to Canada – a transistor radio
Video recorder first invented
Elvis Presley released his first hit Heartbreak hotel
Premium Bonds were first introduced to encourage saving….
Black and White portable TV first appears in the shops
Average House Price £2280
Petrol cost 5s 4d (6p a litre)
And it costs 1s 6d (7.5p) to go to the cinema!
And today, 60 years ago, I made my appearance on Tuesday 31st January 1956
……..meaning I can now get my rail card which will save me and everyone who covers my expenses for travelling up and down the country, a fortune!
I had a fabulous evening on Saturday with Sarah and Gemma – how can I be 60? How time flies……….