• Retro Sweets
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    Retro sweets: creating and awakening memories for all generations

    For any adult who now takes a visit to a sweet shop, it is a journey which will transport them back to their childhood. Vivid colours, the smell of the sculpted sugar, the sound of the wrappers as they are tipped from containers into the anonymity of the small white paper bag. It all culminates in the handing over of the very personal prize to be closely guarded until the perfect time arrives to reopen and fully embrace the sensation of their favourite retro sweets. Where it all began The thrill of taking pocket money and spending what felt like hours carefully choosing bags of chocolate white mice, rainbow coloured…