Oatcakes and pikelets

In reply to P King, Thursday's Star, I lived on the Parson Cross Estate in the '50s, and yes I remember the pikelet man very well around that time.

Friday, 29th April 2016, 5:59 am
Updated Wednesday, 4th May 2016, 12:40 pm

He always wore a trilby hat and rode a bike with a basket on front.

The familiar shout of “oatcakes and pikelets”, rang out on most weekends.

There were many street traders in those days.

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