The cost of living

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The following items have been taken from the Bury Free Press archives, from 1945.

Rubber tyred wheelbarrows from Horace F Clarke in Walsham-le-Willows cost 90s.

Battery model civilian radio sets were available from Currys in King Street, Thetford, for £10 19s.

Ladies shoes cost 4s 11d to sole or heel at Footwear Depart Co-operative Society in Risbygate Street, Bury.