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Length: 1.55 mins

Date: 20th December 2005

Subject: Blackler's Grotto
 
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Title: Dressing Blackler's Grotto
Hilda used to work in Blackler's department store in Liverpool. It was her job to design the famous grotto, to dress the models and decorate the different scenes. She even got to sit on Father Christmas's knee!
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I worked as santa at blackers,late80s early90s,my sister and my wife worked in the toy dept.

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