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22 Struggles Of Growing Up In A Crap British Town

How can there be that many different types of pound shop?

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3. But driving was the only way to get around, because your buses were shit and ludicrously overpriced, and only came about twice a day.

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10. There was a shop with bins, washing up bowls, and miniature garden chairs carefully displayed on the pavement outside.

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Inside they sold loads and loads of glass mixing bowls and rubber gloves.

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12. There was always one really random retailer in your high street, and nobody could understand how it made any money.

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Congrats to the people who ran a scuba diving shop for five years in my hometown, 65 miles from the sea.

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18. The local market sold mostly tiger blankets and phone cases.

Along with loads of knock-off clothing brands.

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