Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Whizzer and Chips Annual Gallery

I'm pleased to announce that the Whizzer and Chips annual gallery is now online. It features the front covers of all the annuals, plus the price and page count for each book.

You can find the page on the menu bar on the right hand side, or by clicking here:


Friday, April 25, 2014

Sweet Tooth Fruit Flavour Drops

In 1980 Whizzer and Chips teamed up with Trebor to give away the Sweet Tooth Fruit Flavour drops you see above. A packet was presented as a free gift to the readers with issue dated 4th October 1980, and was also avaliable to buy in the shops.

The wrappers came with an added bonus - a comic strip on the inside. There were twenty to collect in total, each one a different Sweet Tooth adventure illustrated by Trevor Metcalfe.

I am trying to collect scans/photos/images of all twenty wrappers. So far I've found two, no. 3 and no. 11, but there's still 18 to go. If you have any of the others (or perhaps a clearer picture of no 3) please don't hesitate to get in touch, either by commenting or by emailing me: