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Miners strike = not enough coal for the electricity power stations = 3 day working week to save the power = reduced income. Those long dark evenings playing cards by candlelight. Taking the dinner to cook in the neighbours gas oven. Then, the bin men went on strike, then the gravediggers. . . .
My Mother had one of these Christmas angel candle chimes.
Vintage Christmas Candles You get seven by RidleysRecycling, $15.00