Travel by train

Love this post from Mrs Fox – have always adored these old seaside adverts! Enjoy!

Mrs Fox's Finery

The January weather is too cold and I think I’m not alone in being fed up with the post Christmas winter chills;  it seems holidays are on everyone’s mind at the moment.

All the magazines are telling you the best places to go, places where it’s hot this time of the year, or there are endless adverts for planning the ‘holiday of a life-time’ in 2015 (if you have the money and holiday time).

However there was a time when going to the coast in the UK was the done thing. When familys would get on a train with endless amounts of luggage to a seaside town for their summer holiday. I was reminded of this when a friend gave me an old calendar of hers with images of 1940s and 1950s adverts from the railways.

I had remarked earlier last year when at their house for drinks how much…

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