50th Birthday Gift Ideas

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  • England Cricket History - Newspaper Book

    England Cricket History - Newspaper Book

    £44.99
    Now includes England's World Cup Victory from the Summer of 2019. Owzat! This book highlights England’s international games back to 1905, reproduced from original national newspapers of the time. The Ashes victories, World Cup games and some thrilling test matches, reported as they happened. The perfect gift for a Cricket buff. Price From £44.99 (with Optional Extras )
  • Beano Annual - Choose your Year.. and Personalise !

    Beano Annual - Choose your Year.. and Personalise !

    £22.99
    A Beano Annual From your year of choice is a fantastic nostalgic gift for those wanting to re-live the fun and hi-jinx of the crazy world of the Beano. It doesn't matter which decade you gre up in the 20th Century, you probably read The Beano once or twice. Relive those cartoon stories from the year of your choice. Price from £20.99 ( with Optional Extras ). Some pages may contain references which are of their time, but would not be considered suitable today.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • World War Two- Pictorial Book

    World War Two- Pictorial Book

    £79.99
    This wonderful Second World War Newspaper Book has been specially created to commemorate WWII. In it, you'll find a fascinating record of events from the war, as they happened. FREE EMBOSSING ! and FREE GIFT BOX !
  • D-Day Landings Newspaper Book

    D-Day Landings Newspaper Book

    £44.99
    To commemorate the 70th anniversary of the Battle of Normandy. A detailed compilation of newspaper coverage which outlines the major events from the D-Day Landings on 6th June 1944 through to the Parisian's first day of freedom on 27th August 1944. Price from £44.99 ( with Optional Extras )
  • Birthday Edition Newspaper Book

    Birthday Edition Newspaper Book

    £44.99
    The Birthday Edition Newspaper Book is the perfect gift for anyone whos ever wondered what was making the headlines on each and every one of their birthdays.. Price from £44.99 ( with Optional Extras )
  • Moon Landing Replica Newspaper

    Moon Landing Replica Newspaper

    £4.00
    MOONDAY July 21st 1969. Do you remember where you were on this most memorable achievements in human history ? A 12 page abridged copy of the Evening Standard great item to reminisce or to use in a School Project.
  • Scooter Parking - Metal Wall Sign (3 sizes)

    Scooter Parking - Metal Wall Sign (3 sizes)

    £5.00
    Fun Mod Scooter Parking Sign, great if you own a Vespa or Lambretta. Perfect gift for enthusiasts, would look great in a study or the garage wall. Small £5, Large £11, Jumbo £32..
  • Personalised Music Quiz Book 1960's

    Personalised Music Quiz Book 1960's

    £19.99
    Test your Musical Grey matter with this personalised 1960's Music Quiz Book. Straight from the Swinging Sixties. Do you know your Beatles from your Bob Dylan ? 56 pages of Music Trivia to explore. Comes with FREE embossing on the front cover, a personalised message inside and the recipients name features throughout the book. Please see Product Details.
  • 50th Birthday Time Capsule

    50th Birthday Time Capsule

    £35.00
    Celebrate the story of your life with this carefully crafted collection of memories. A perfect gift for someone celebrating a 50th Birthday. All packed into a deluxe keepsake tin. A host of ephemera sure to evoke a sense of nostalgia for the lucky recipient. Imagine opening a tin full of history, YOUR history.
  • Elvis Mug with/without 1950's Traditional Sweets

    Elvis Mug with/without 1950's Traditional Sweets

    £8.00
    The King of Rock and Roll. A young Elvis Mug with or without a selection of 1950's old fashioned sweets. A Great birthday gift idea for friends and family. Price from £8.00 (Mug Only)
  • Kelloggs Cornflakes - Embossed Storage Tin - Large

    Kelloggs Cornflakes - Embossed Storage Tin - Large

    £12.00
    Store your Morning Cereal in this Retro Corn Flakes Tin. Made of Sturdy Sheet Metal, with a protective lacquer coating. Holds about 500gm of product (tested with a Standard sized box of Cornflakes !). Key Text and Pictures on the Lid are in raised embossed metalwork. Size : 19cm long by 8cm depth by 26cm high.
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  • Spirit of the 1980's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    Spirit of the 1980's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    £16.00
    Take a Nostalgic Trip back in Time to the 1980's . Images that were household memories, Pac-Man, Mork and Mindy, Blockbusters, Tiswas and much more. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.
  • VW Camper Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    VW Camper Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    £16.00
    The classic VW Type 2 Campervan is not just an icon from the 60s, it’s a rolling symbol for independence and freedom that whisks you back to the 1967 ‘Summer of Love” every time it’s spotted on our roads today. It’s no surprise that so many of the beloved vans are still in use and this 1000 piece puzzle showcases the best of the bunch. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.
  • Coca Cola - Embossed Storage Tin

    Coca Cola - Embossed Storage Tin

    £9.00
    Classic licensed Coca Cola image on this Food Safe Metal Storage Tin. Made of Sturdy Sheet Metal, with a protective lacquer coating. 4Litre Capacity. Key Text and Pictures on the Lid are in raised embossed metalwork. Size : 14cm long by 10cm depth by 20cm high.
  • Gas Pump -  Hinged Embossed Storage Tin

    Gas Pump - Hinged Embossed Storage Tin

    £9.00
    American style Gas Pump metal storage tin. Perfect for storing garage bits and bobs. Made of Sturdy Sheet Metal, with a protective lacquer coating. Key Text and Pictures on the sides are in raised embossed metalwork. Size : 10cm long by 7cm depth by 17cm high.
  • Gasoline (Garage) - Embossed Storage Tin

    Gasoline (Garage) - Embossed Storage Tin

    £9.00
    Classic retro looking Gasoline on this Food Safe Metal Storage Tin. Made of Sturdy Sheet Metal, with a protective lacquer coating. 4Litre Capacity. Key Text and Pictures on the sides are in raised embossed metalwork. Size : 14cm long by 10cm depth by 20cm high.
  • Retro Favourites Sweet Hamper

    Retro Favourites Sweet Hamper

    £40.00
    You can create you own personalised message to go with this wicker hamper packed with your favourite Retro Sweets. A great gift idea for a special birthday or special occasion. See Product information on How to Order.
  • The Famous Five - Jigsaw Puzzle (1000 pieces)

    The Famous Five - Jigsaw Puzzle (1000 pieces)

    £16.00
    Classic book from The Famous Five feature on this great 1000 Piece Jigsaw. Five on a secret trial, Five go off in a caravan, Five get into a fix, plus loads more !. High quality 1000 piece Jigsaw Puzzle size 48x68cm when complete. Made from thick, durable puzzle board that is 100% recycled.
  • 1960's Childhood Memorabilia Gift Pack

    1960's Childhood Memorabilia Gift Pack

    £6.00 £6.95
    60's Childhood Replica Gift Pack. Growing up in 1960's Britain. Images and artwork from influential Products and fashions. A great 50th birthday gift.
  • 1970's Sweet Memories - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Tin

    1970's Sweet Memories - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Tin

    £11.00
    Take a Sweetie Nostalgic Trip back in Time to the 1970's . Featuring favourites such as JCurly Wurly, Buttersnap, Swisskit, Prize, Double Decker, Ice Breaker, Amazin’ Raisin, Nutty, Rumba, Welcome, Old Jamaica, Texan, Caramel and the chunky Yorkie bar and much more. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again. Tin Size 12cm x 7cm x 15cm
  • 1980's Sweet Memories - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Tin

    1980's Sweet Memories - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Tin

    £11.00
    Take a Sweetie Nostalgic Trip back in Time to the 1980's . Featuring favourites such as Terry’s Bitz and Pyramint, Rowntree’s Black Magic bar, Cadbury’s Wispa and much more. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again. Tin Size 12cm x 7cm x 15cm
  • VW Camper  - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Van !

    VW Camper - 500pc Jigsaw Puzzle in a Van !

    £15.00
    Travel back in time to the ‘Summer of Love’ with Gibsons’ brilliant VW Campervan puzzle! Packaged in a mini tin replica of the classic blue van which is shaped in design to look like a real vintage camper van ! , The 500 piece puzzle is a montage of quirky campervans that were a common sight in the mid-20th century. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again. 3D Metal Van Size 21cm x 10cm x 10cm
  • Harley Davidson Service and Repair- Embossed Storage Tin

    Harley Davidson Service and Repair- Embossed Storage Tin

    £9.00
    Great Garage Metal Storage Tin, store all your bits and bobs in this retro looking embossed metal tin. Comes with Hinged Lid. Key Text and Pictures on the Lid are in raised embossed metalwork. Size : 26cm long by 16cm wide by 7cm high.
  • Spirit of the 1960's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    Spirit of the 1960's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    £16.00
    Take a Nostalgic Trip back in Time to the 1960's . Images that were household memories, The Beatles, Z-Cars, Crackerjack. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.
  • 10 Year Old Tawny Port & Newspaper Gift Set

    10 Year Old Tawny Port & Newspaper Gift Set

    £79.99
    If you are struggling to find a unique gift for a wedding, special birthday, anniversary or new baby look no further. Whatever the occasion, this fantastic bottle of 10 Year Old Tawny Port and newspaper gift will touch your loved ones heart and soul and will have them reading their favourite newspaper while sipping their favourite tipple. Please fill in 1.Day 2.Month and 3.Year for your Newspaper Selection, the remaining fields are for your personalisation.
  • Beatlemania Memorabilia Pack

    Beatlemania Memorabilia Pack

    £6.00 £6.95
    Were you one of the millions of Beatles fans during the 60's ? Then this memorabilia pack is right up your street. With over 20 pieces of reprinted artwork ( newspapers/ concert tickets, programmes and more). Sure to bring back nostalgic memories of the Fab Four. A great 50th birthday gift.
  • Spirit of the 1970's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    Spirit of the 1970's Jigsaw - 1000pc Jigsaw Puzzle

    £16.00
    Take a Nostalgic Trip back in Time to the 1970's . Images that were household memories, The Goodies, Bagpuss, Starsky and Hutch. As with all Gibsons jigsaws, the beautifully illustrated pieces are made from the highest quality 100% recycled board and are therefore a pleasure to work with again and again.
  • Darth Vader Coffee/ Biscuit Storage Tin

    Darth Vader Coffee/ Biscuit Storage Tin

    £4.00 £8.00
    How does Darth Vader like his Coffee ? On the Dark Side ! Perfect for displaying in the kitchen and also useful to store foodstuffs and oddments.
  • 1934 to 1989  Birthday Star DVD Greeting Card.

    1934 to 1989 Birthday Star DVD Greeting Card.

    £9.49
    Choose any year from 1934 to 1989. Each DVD features a fantastic retrospective look at a collection of wonderful original footage gathered from the vaults of some of Britains leading news organisations. Take a trip back in time and experience the lifestyle, the personalities and the news stories that changed the World.
  • 1960 to 1969  The Classic Years CD Greeting Card.

    1960 to 1969 The Classic Years CD Greeting Card.

    £6.49
    Choose any year from 1960 to 1969. Celebrate a year of birth, year of marriage or any other anniversary or special day with this ideal Card and Gift in one. News headlines and 20 songs from your chosen year.
  • THE COLD WAR Memorabilia Gift Pack

    THE COLD WAR Memorabilia Gift Pack

    £6.00 £6.95
    Memories of the Cold War Replica Gift Pack. A look back at the troubled times of living with the treat of nuclear attack in 1950's and 1960's Britain. Contains a collection of high quality reproduced paper memorabilia.
  • 1960 to 1969  The Story of your Year CD/Booklet

    1960 to 1969 The Story of your Year CD/Booklet

    £9.99
    Choose any year from 1960 to 1969. Celebrate a year of birth, year of marriage or any other anniversary or special day with this ideal Card, CD and Booklet in one. News Stories and 15 songs ( including digital access to all songs) from your chosen year.
  • 1960 to 1969  The time of your life DVD Greeting Card.

    1960 to 1969 The time of your life DVD Greeting Card.

    £9.49
    Choose any year from 1960 to 1969. Each DVD features a fantastic retrospective look at a collection of wonderful original footage gathered from the vaults of some of Britains leading news organisations. Take a trip back in time and experience the lifestyle, the personalities and the news stories that changed the World.
  • 1960's Scrapbook

    1960's Scrapbook

    £15.00
    The Sixties will be remembered for mini skirts and mini cars, The Beatles and The Rolling Stones, boutiques and discotheques, and England winning the World Cup. But The 1960s Scrapbook also covers much more with its 1400 colourful items. A Great gift idea for a 50th or 60th Birthday.
  • Aeroplane Race Board Game

    Aeroplane Race Board Game

    £5.00
    Traditional Dice and Board Game, An Aeroplane Race around the British Empire, winner is the plane that arrives home first. Great gift idea.
  • Motoring Board Game

    Motoring Board Game

    £5.00
    Traditional Dice and Board Game, Motoring, negotiate your way around the course avoiding mechanical faults and driving into ditches, first car to the picnic spot is the winner. Great gift idea.
  • 1930 to 1999  Birthday Star CD Greeting Card

    1930 to 1999 Birthday Star CD Greeting Card

    £6.49
    Choose any year from 1930 to 1999. Celebrate a year of birth, year of marriage or any other anniversary or special day with this ideal Card and Gift in one. News headlines and 20 songs from your chosen year.
  • Retro Junior Knitting Set

    Retro Junior Knitting Set

    £8.00
    Retro Junior Knitting Set. The perfect set for the young beginner. A wonderful simple set to get anyone started on the creative road to knitting. Includes Needles, 4 Balls of Wool instruction to make a kettle holder. Good fun and very educational, this set is sure to please parents, grandparents and children.
  • Tail-Less Donkey Retro Family Game

    Tail-Less Donkey Retro Family Game

    £4.00
    Tail-Less Donkey or Pin the Tail on the Donkey Retro Game. Attach the tail onto the donkey blindfolded and see how many points you can score. Highest total wins and if you can get it on the tail you score the maximum 100 points. Suitable for up to 10 players
  • 1970's Childhood Memorabilia Gift Pack

    1970's Childhood Memorabilia Gift Pack

    £6.00 £6.95
    70's Childhood Replica Gift Pack. Growing up in 1970's Britain. Images and artwork from influential Products and fashions. A great 40th birthday gift.
  • The Boat Race Board Game

    The Boat Race Board Game

    £5.00
    Traditional Dice and Board Game, The Boat Race, a tactical game depicting the famous Oxford versus Cambridge boat race. Who will get the advantage of The Surrey Station ?? Great gift idea.
  • 1970's Retro Gift Hamper

    1970's Retro Gift Hamper

    £60.00 £80.00
    30% OFF RRP..Remember the 1970's with this Funky Retro Hamper. Packed with gifts that bring back memories of your childhood years. Comes filled as standard with a 1970's Retro Sweet Pack, 1970's Childhood Memorabilia Pack, a Double 1970's Music CD, 2 x 70's Trivia Card Games, plus a section of items that you can choose yourself to make this a unique 40th Birthday Gift or 50th Birthday Present.
  • 1970's Scrapbook

    1970's Scrapbook

    £15.00
    Full of pop, punk and personalities, The 1970s Scrapbook sways through this energetic era on platform shoes to the beat of glam rock and disco mania. The perfect 40th Birthday Gift.
  • 50th  Birthday CD Greeting Card.

    50th Birthday CD Greeting Card.

    £6.49
    Bring back memories of their childhood and early teens to anyone celebrating their Milestone 50th birthday with this fascinating greeting card and 15 track CD, with Music Download.
  • 50th Birthday Box

    50th Birthday Box

    £26.00
    50th Birthday Gift Box packed with items that you grew up with. Much cheaper than a time machine and sure to bring back fond memories. Contains CD/ DVD plus a host of other great memorabilia.
  • Back to the Future Mug with/without a Time Travelling selection of 80's retro sweets.

    Back to the Future Mug with/without a Time Travelling selection of 80's retro sweets.

    £8.00
    It's been over 30 years since the release o the First Back to the Future film. Featuring Marty McFly and Doc Brown and their calamitous journeys into the past future and present. You can remember this great film with the classic 80's Logo and a picture of the DeLorean in this mug all packed up with/without a nostalgic selection of 80's themed sweets. A blast from the past ! Price from £8.00 (Mug Only)
  • Batman Badge Pack

    Batman Badge Pack

    £3.00 £6.00
    Batman Themed Badge Pack, featuring 1 x 38mm Logo Badge and 4 x 25mm (Batman x 2, The Joker, Batman and Robin) Badges. Great collectors item (Free Delivery on orders below 50gm)
  • St Ives Railway Poster - Metal Wall Sign (3 sizes)

    St Ives Railway Poster - Metal Wall Sign (3 sizes)

    £5.00
    British Railway Poster advertising the delights of St Ives in Cornwall printed on a Metal Wall Sign. This picture comes from the National Railway Museum Archives and features one of the most visited seaside villages in Cornwall. Small £5, Large £11, Jumbo £32..
  • Battle of Britain Book

    Battle of Britain Book

    £79.99
    Learn more about the war of the skies in this phenomenal Battle of Britain Newspaper Book. The only world war battle ever to be fought entirely in the air, it was this incredible triumph that saved Britain from the grasp of Nazi Germany and was an important victory for the allies. FREE EMBOSSING ! and FREE GIFT BOX !
  • Beach - Seaside Art Playing Cards

    Beach - Seaside Art Playing Cards

    £5.00
    Remember the Golden Era of British Seaside Holidays, 54 Quality playing Cards featuring artwork and poster images of the seaside!
  • Chocolate Coin Bullion Bar

    Chocolate Coin Bullion Bar

    £14.00
    Ever wanted to own your own Gold Bullion bar? well now you can! minus the real gold obviously! This great gift is both full of tasty chocolate gold coins and comes in a super cool gold bullion bar box! It makes the perfect gift for chocolate lovers and aspiring millionaires alike! Each Bar also comes with a personalised share certificate for that added special touch. See Product information on How to Order.
  • Dad's Sweets.. Personalised Sweetie Jar (Medium)

    Dad's Sweets.. Personalised Sweetie Jar (Medium)

    £18.00
    You can create you own personalised message on the 1.8 litre jar packed with your favourite retro sweets. A great gift idea for a special birthday or special occasion. See Product information on How to Order.
  • Beatles Albums Badge Pack

    Beatles Albums Badge Pack

    £3.00 £6.00
    Official Beatles Albums Badge Pack, featuring 1 x 38mm Logo Badge and 4 x 25mm (Apple, Abbey Road, Lonely Hearts and Sgt Pepper) Badges. Great collectors item (Free Delivery on orders below 50gm)
  • Beatles Fab Four Badge Pack

    Beatles Fab Four Badge Pack

    £3.00 £6.00
    Official Beatles Members Badge Pack, featuring 1 x 38mm Beatles Badge and 4 x 25mm (John , Paul, Ringo and George) Badges. Great collectors item (Free Delivery on orders below 50gm)
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  • Deluxe Sweetie Box (Large)

    Deluxe Sweetie Box (Large)

    £30.00
    You can create you own personalised message on this deluxe large sweetie box packed with your favourite retro sweets. A great gift idea for a special birthday or special occasion. See Product information on How to Order.
  • Birthdate & Year Edition Newspaper Book

    Birthdate & Year Edition Newspaper Book

    £44.99
    A beautifully bound hardback book that holds a complete recreation of a national newspaper, from any date of your choice, together with other major newspaper reports from that year. Price from £44.99 ( with Optional Extras )
  • Illustrated London News Year Book  - Choose your Year.. and Personalise !

    Illustrated London News Year Book - Choose your Year.. and Personalise !

    £29.99
    Featuring Iconic imagery from the archives showing the news of the past. You can choose any year from 1930 to 1988. Inside you will find front page articles from your chosen year. This books also comes with FREE embossing on the front cover and a Name and special gift message on the inside cover.You can also choose to have it presented in a lovely gift box to keep this special gift safe for years to come. Comes with a FREE Gift Box. See important details below on how to order.​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • Retro Gaming Mug with/without a 48K selection of 80's retro sweets.

    Retro Gaming Mug with/without a 48K selection of 80's retro sweets.

    £8.00
    Remember the birth of the Gaming Console back in the 70's ?? Ping Pong, Atari. Celebrate the birth of this global phenomenon with this mug all packed up with/without a nostalgic selection of 80's themed sweets. A blast from the past ! Price from £8.00 (Mug Only)
50th Birthday Gift Ideas for friends and family. Retro Gifts from the 1960's.​​​​​​​

Celebrate a 50th Birthday in style with our great selection of Retro Gifts


​​​​​​50th Birthday Gifts and Unique Nostalgic 50th Birthday Gift Ideas. The decade that saw the mini skirt, a new wave of fashion, live trans Atlantic broadcasting via the Telestar satellite,  the death of Winston Churchill, the birth of James Bond and Free Love ! Anyone that was born in the 1960's was to see a wave of new experiences. We have handpicked some great 50th birthday gifts for friends and family, we have also included some 1970's gifts as this section as people born in the late 1960's would possibly remember the next influential decade the 1970's.