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With so much uncertainty and chaos in the world, this was endlessly satisfying.

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I remember my first boyfriend when he was on a YTS Scheme could put 50p of fuel in and we'd go for a drive.
FIFTY PENCE fgs, you couldn't even get a squirt for that nowadays (ooh err)
 

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I remember my first boyfriend when he was on a YTS Scheme could put 50p of fuel in and we'd go for a drive.
FIFTY PENCE fgs, you couldn't even get a squirt for that nowadays (ooh err)
Oh them were the days eh,yts....youth training scheme/yop.....youth opportunity programme(did both late seventies)petrol under 50p a gallon,atand alone two stroke pumps on forecourt,often free for a squirt of that for the bikesπŸ‘πŸ‘showing our ages here methinksπŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰and you another year older recentlyπŸŽ‚πŸŽ‚
 

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Oh them were the days eh,yts....youth training scheme/yop.....youth opportunity programme(did both late seventies)petrol under 50p a gallon,atand alone two stroke pumps on forecourt,often free for a squirt of that for the bikesπŸ‘πŸ‘showing our ages here methinksπŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰and you another year older recentlyπŸŽ‚πŸŽ‚
Oh and Β£12.50 a week of which i had to pay Β£10 lodgings i think it was....them were the days eh?πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
 

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Oh them were the days eh,yts....youth training scheme/yop.....youth opportunity programme(did both late seventies)petrol under 50p a gallon,atand alone two stroke pumps on forecourt,often free for a squirt of that for the bikesπŸ‘πŸ‘showing our ages here methinksπŸ˜‰πŸ˜‰and you another year older recentlyπŸŽ‚πŸŽ‚
Yep this must have been in the 90s, kills me when there's a kid on TV and they get asked their year of birth and they say 2001, hurts my brain lol, where did the time go πŸ˜•

Having said that I was born in the 70s and you were on a training scheme then so probably sounds weird to you too.
 

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Oh and Β£12.50 a week of which i had to pay Β£10 lodgings i think it was....them were the days eh?πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚
I think my boyfriend got about Β£37 per week. Mind you you could get a house for 30k πŸ˜‚
 

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i was born in 57 and remember 12 quid a week was my first wage and 50p a gallon in my Yamaha dt 250 third to the oldman for keep third savings and the rest was mine overtime at time and a half double time on Sundays :joy::joy: yah those were the days
 

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My first wage was Β£76 per week part time.

I remember how anyone could buy a house, I'd go back to the good old days in a heartbeat but no way would I want to start all over again this day and age. Poor sods.
 

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That is cheap for 4 star ;)

My petrol consumption has plummeted so makes no difference how much it costs anymore!
 

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Fuel is cheap in Australia at the moment too, in Adelaide I'm paying $1.17 a litre for 98ron, which is roughly 60 pence.
Wowzers, what are your LPG prices?
 

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Β£29.00 to fill up...my first car was only Β£25.00!
 
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