Was A Mars Bar Really Only 2p In 1973?

Was a Mars Bar really only 2p in 1973? And petrol – was that only 7p a litre?

Some things do seem to have gone up disproportionately it’s got to be said!

1973 Infographic

House prices being one of those things. It was kind of assumed in the Eighties that you’d leave Uni and buy a house after your first year of work. Now it’s so difficult for people to get on the housing-ladder – even those who are earning relatively well.

Mrs C
In a nutshell, I'm a Mum to three gorgeous daughters and two step-sons who are gradually making their own lives and leaving Mr. C and I plenty of time to enjoy life just as a couple again. I'm a big fan of Afternoon Tea & Corrie and hate, with a vengeance, violence in films! I love reading 'proper' books though I concede that my birthday Kindle was brilliant on holidays.

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