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For the competition you had to spot six differences between the pictures of
'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang' on the front and the back of tins of rice, sago, macaroni, tapioca or semolina
but not Ambrosia custard as that was not introduced until the end of 1969!
  
Scan courtesy of Dave Hinett of the 'Chitty Chitty Band Bang Collectors' Facebook page.
  
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These are the prizes. Who was the winner and did they choose the car or the cash?
  
The 'star prize' outside the Ambrosia Creamery in Lifton, Devon in 1969
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Photograph courtesy of the Tavistock Museum and the Thorington Family
   
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Photograph courtesy of the Tavistock Museum and the Thorington Family
   
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Photograph courtesy of Michaela Barron
   
Badge Compliments
Badges given to all entrants or at promotions. A slip inserted into one of the 40,000 book prizes.
   
Chitty Chitty Bang Bang
PAN 0330 022075 from 1968
Cover Artist ? and Film Tie-In
   
Acton
Acton Gazette 6th March 1969
Coventry
  Coventry Telegraph 18th March 1969
   
Coventry
Coventry Telegraph 13th March 1969
Coventry
Coventry Telegraph 13th March 1969
    
Coventry
United Artists SULP 1200 from 1968
  
Lichfield Mercury
Corgi Toys Number 266 from 1967
 

   
A random selection of other competitions involving 'Chitty Chitty Bang Bang'
 
Lichfield Mercury
Lichfield Mercury 23rd August 1991
 
Coventry telegraph
Coventry Telegraph 20th March 1969
 
Kingston Informer
Kingston Informer 22nd August 1997
 
Harrow Observer
Harrow Observer 22nd July 1969
   
Reading Evening Post
Reading Evening Post 10th May 1988
 
Reading Evening Post
Reading Evening Post 20th August 1969
 
Staffordshire Sentinel
Staffordshire Sentinel 24th November 1986
 
Surbiton Post
Surbiton Post 19th August 1997
 
Reading Evening Post
Reading Evening Post 6th December 1969
 
Coventry Standard
Coventry Standard 10th July 1969