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lucozade_002A healthy libation made of glucose (and originally called glucozade).

It used to “aid recovery” and you only had to drink it when you were poorly. Now you can buy it cold in every corner shop, and it’s a staple at raves and dance parties!

Corr . . Young people today, hey?

The picture at right shows Lucozade before Daley Thompson repositioned it as a cool, happening type drink when it was pointlessly wrapped in orange cellophane – as if the contents were particularly medicinal – which you could stretch across your eyes and see everything in orange.