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How much does a funeral cost in the UK today?

The average cost of a funeral in the UK is now £3,897 but it varies by region. Find out where in the country is now home to the highest funeral costs.

Heart warming memories of winters past

From collecting coal in an old pram to sharing a bed with a hot brick, we look back at the lengths we had to go to keep warm before central heating.

A 1950s home - we never-never had it so good

From rented TVs and radiograms to Dansettes on HP, we look back at the must-haves of the time and the price we had to pay to have them in our homes.

The magic of Christmas when we were young

From tangerines in stockings to sixpence in the pudding, take a look back at the magic of Christmas past and the simple things that made it special.