Product description

All items listed within our store are described as accurately as possible. We will never knowingly provide false or spurious information for any of our advertised items. All images used in the item listing will be of the actual item that you will receive. Please be aware that unless stated otherwise the item will be of a used condition and may show signs of normal, age related use. Please read the description thoroughly and view the images in the product gallery. We are unable to provide warranties or guarantees for any item unless stated within the item description.

Please Note: Vintage electrical items do not comply with current electrical safety standards. They should not be connected to a mains power supply unless they have been PAT Tested by a suitably qualified electrician.


Our online payments are securely processed by PayPal. We do not, at anytime have access to your credit/debit card details. You do not need a PayPal account to make credit/debit card payments. Your details will not be passed to any third parties. Prices are inclusive of VAT at current rate where applicable.

You may also make payments by direct transfer to our bank (details available at checkout). Should you choose to use this method, care should be taken to enter all details correctly. We will not be responsible for misdirected payments. Orders will be held for 2 working days pending receipt of funds to our account. We reserve the right to cancel orders should payment not be received within this time. 

Payments taken in person (face to face) will be processed via Barclaycard Anywhere with chip & pin. This payment method is currently only available at Antique & Collectors fairs.


All items will be dispatched within 2 business days of receiving payment. You will be notified by email when the item has been dispatched. Postage charges will be displayed at the checkout and are as detailed below. Large/heavy items may be sent via courier and may be sent as multiple packages. Delivery will normally occur within 3-5 business days of dispatch. Should we become aware of a delay, we will notify you via email.

We use either Royal Mail 2nd class or Hermes courier services. The carrier used will be as specified by you during the checkout process. Postage receipts will be retained and tracking information will be provided where available.

Postage charges are for UK mainland delivery only. Charges are calculated automatically at the checkout, defined by the size & weight of consignment (including packaging). Prices quoted below are an estimate only and may differ due to the dimensions of the item to be packaged.

Collection Only Items.

Due to their size, weight or fragility, certain items are not suitable for shipping via our couriers. These items will be marked as "Collection Only" in the item description and show as carriage free during the checkout process. Such items must be collected from our premises within 7 days. You are welcome to arrange your own courier for these items but do so at your own risk. Consignment details must be provided to us 48 hours prior to collection by your courier.

Royal Mail 2nd Class (large letter).

0 - 500g                             £2.95

Hermes Couriers.

0 - 1kg                               £ 3.95                              

1 - 2kg                               £ 4.95                                     

2 - 5kg                               £ 6.95

5 - 10kg                             £ 8.95                              

10 -15kg                            £10.95                                      

The price quoted is for standard (tracked) courier service. Delivery within 3-5 business days. Compensation for loss or damage is limited to £25.00 and is subject to the carriers terms, conditions & exclusions. 

A signed for (with enhanced compensation) service is available (where the value of goods exceeds standard compensation), the prices for which are shown as an option during the checkout process. Compensation for loss or damage is limited to the value of goods (up to £250.00) and is subject to the carriers terms, conditions & exclusions.

Please choose the appropriate level of compensation cover for your item. Compensation will be strictly limited to the amounts stated above. We will not be responsible for claims exceeding the carriers compensation limits. Should you choose a lesser level of cover, you accept responsibility for any loss or damage that exceeds the carriers compensation limits.

At certain times it may be necessary for us to use an alternative shipping method than that chosen by the customer at the checkout. In this case we will use a carrier offering a similar level of service.

We reserve the right to change our method of shipping without prior notice.


Should an item arrive damaged, faulty or be not as described please contact us within 24 hours of receipt stating the reason for return. Return carriage charges are the responsibility of the customer. The item should be returned with the original packaging.


Under the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2014 you have 14 days (from the date of receipt) to cancel your order. You should contact us as soon as possible to notify us of your cancellation. The item should be returned in the same condition as received and with the original packaging. Carriage costs will not be refunded and return carriage will be the responsibility of the customer.


Refunds will be issued via PayPal within 30 days of our receiving the returned item and will be credited to the credit/debit card used during the purchase.

EBay sales

Items purchased via our EBay store (Thattakesmeback) are included within the above terms & conditions.

Items purchased via our EBay clearance listings (ttmb-auctions) are excluded. These items are listed as auction items, without a reserve and sold to the highest bidder. These items will have defects (as described), be non working/for parts or restoration. As such, returns for these items are not accepted.

The sale of military knives, bayonets and inert ammunition

These items are only available to persons aged 21 and over. You will be asked to provide identification prior to dispatch of the item(s). The identification provided must include the name, address & date of birth of the purchaser. We reserve the right to cancel orders if suitable identification is not provided within 3 working days, or if we believe the identification provided to be false. These details will be passed to the relevant authorities should they be requested.

Legal Compliance

That Takes Me Back complies with the Sale of Goods Act 1979 and the Consumer Contracts Regulations 2014

You will be required to confirm your understanding and acceptance of these terms and conditions when completing the checkout process.

Calls to 0871 919 0132 charged at 10p per min from a BT landline. Calls from other providers and mobiles may cost more as charges are set by your service provider.

Use of website

On accessing this website on this and on each subsequent occasion you will be deemed to have accepted all of these terms and conditions that apply to its use. That Takes Me Back reserves the right to alter these terms and conditions at any time and it is your obligation to check if changes have been made. Your use of this website after changes are posted on-line shall constitute acceptance of the new terms and conditions. If you do not agree to obey these terms and conditions you must stop using this website immediately.

In consideration of That Takes Me Back agreeing to permit you to use this website and search its database, you agree that you will only use, reproduce and print materials comprising the results of such searches for your own personal, non-commercial purposes. You may not otherwise copy, reproduce, redistribute, download, republish, transmit, display, adapt, alter, create derivative works from or otherwise extract or re-utilise any such material. In particular, you must not cache any of the contents for access by third parties nor mirror or frame any of the content of the website or incorporate it into another website without our express written permission.

You shall only use the website for lawful purposes.

All intellectual property rights (including but not limited to copyright, database rights, trade marks and design rights in all cases whether registered or not and all applications for the same), in the content of this website and in all materials on the website (including without limitation, designs, text, pictures, graphics, logos, images and the selection and arrangement of them) and in all software compilations, coding, underlying source code and software in the website belong to That Takes Me Back or its licencors unless otherwise acknowledged. All rights are reserved.

Other than personally identifiable information which is covered by our Privacy Policy which you are advised to read, any material you transmit or post to the website will be considered to be non-confidential and non-proprietory. We shall have no obligations with respect to such material.

You are prohibited from posting and/or transmitting to or from the website any material:
•that is threatening, defamatory, obscene, indecent, offensive, pornographic, abusive, liable to incite racial hatred, discriminatory, menacing, scandalous, blasphemous, inflamatory, in breach of confidence and/or privacy, causes annoyance or inconvenience and/or which may be detrimental to That Takes Me Backs reputation.
•that is solicited and/or unauthorised, including but not limited to any marketing materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters;
•for which you have not obtained all necessary consents, licences and/or approvals;
•which is illegal or otherwise contrary to and/or infringes the rights of any third party; and/or
•which is technically harmful (including without limitation viruses, logic bombs, trojan horses, worms and/or destructive code).

That Takes Me Back will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities and/or court order requesting it to disclose the identity of and/or locate anyone posting any material in breach of the above terms.

That Takes Me Back gives no warranties, conditions, guarantees or representations, express or implied, as to the following:
•the completeness or accuracy of the advice and information contained on this website or any website to which it is linked. The pages in this website may contain technical inaccuracies and typographical errors. The information in these pages may be outdated and That Takes Me Back accepts no responsibility for keeping the information in these pages up-to-date or any liability for failure to do so;
•the content of the advertisements for items included in the That Takes Me Back database, including but not limited to the ownership, quality, compliance with description or fitness for purpose of any such items. That Takes Me Back does not act as an agent for advertisers and will not be a party to any communication or transaction that you enter into with an advertiser. It is your responsibility to carry out appropriate checks to verify the accuracy of any advice and information;
•completeness of the results of any search of the That Takes Me Back database or that the items selected by the search are the only items on the That Takes Me Back database which might meet your requirements.

That Takes Me Back does not warrant that this website will be available without interruption or that it is free of any error, virus, bug or other malicious or impairing computer programs. That Takes Me Back will need to carry out routine maintenance to this website and its servers from time to time. Whilst That Takes Me Back will use its endeavours to minimise any disruption to the website, it cannot guarantee that the website will be continuously available. The website is provided on an “AS IS” and “AS AVAILABLE” basis.

That Takes Me Back shall not be liable for any damages, including without limitation, indirect or consequential damages, howsoever arising out of your use of this website or in respect of any of your actions or omissions taken in reliance on any of the advice or information contained on this website or any website to which this website is linked.

This website contains hypertext links to websites operated by parties other than That Takes Me Back or its associated companies. That Takes Me Back does not control such websites and is not responsible for their content. That Takes Me Back inclusion of hypertext links to such websites does not imply any endorsement of the material contained on these websites or of the owners.

Nothing in these terms and conditions limits That Takes Me Backs liability for death or personal injury resulting from its negligence or for fraud or any other liability which it is otherwise not permitted by law to exclude or restrict.

If any of these terms and conditions shall be held to be invalid or unenforceable, it shall not affect the enforceability of any of the remaining provisions.

These terms and conditions shall be governed by and in accordance with English law and subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English Courts.

Where you are a consumer, nothing in these Conditions affects your statutory rights.