PG Tips Chimps – Vintage British TV adverts
This TV commercial ran for many years in the UK and although the stars were the monkeys the tea sold massively. It was a funny commercial.
The Tipps family – Tea drinking chimpsThey were a typical, tea drinking, British family, who advertised PG Tips tea from 1956 to 2002.Oh, and they were chimpanzees!So go and put the kettle on, while I warm up the beta-max video player ready to play some funny commercials from my childhood in the 1970s (and the 1980s and the 1990s – I had a long childhood).OK, I’m ready – Have you got your cup of tea? Good, now sit back and have a cuppa and we’ll watch these together. Cosy, yes?