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Rationing in the UK lasted from 1939 till 1954. For some reasons bananas stayed rationed for a few months longer that other things. I thought coal rationing lasted until the late 60's Coal was never rationed in the UK, even in World War 2.

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How were items rationed?

A specific item was rationed by letting people buy only a certain amount of it. Usually, the rationed items were expensive ones, such as meat, wheat, and steel.

Why was food rationed in ww2?

food was rationed in ww2 because the ships carrying the food were bombed on the way to the UK.

What was rationed in 1943?

In the UK, virtually everything.

What was rationed in the uk in world war 2?


What foods weren't rationed?

cough sweets,Fruit andVegIn the UK, only figs (Fig Newtons) and locally grown produce was not officially rationed.

What was the last thing to be rationed in the UK after World War 2?

On the eve of the end of rationing in Britain July 1954 the following were still rationed: *Meat (most kinds) *Most other edible animal products, such as milk, cheese and butter *Chocolate and sweets (candy) *Tea and coffee

Which item is MOST likely to have been rationed during World War 2?


What year was fish rationed in World War 2?

Feb 1943 in UK

How will you find out how many sales of an item took place last year in the UK?

go to the online store

What date were breakfast cereals rationed in world war 2?

Aug 1942 in UK

What was the last thing to be rationed during world war 2?


When did sweets come off ration after World War 2?

sweets werent rationed but sugar was rationed in the USA from May 05 1942 until 1946. In UK 1940 until 1953

How was food and fuel rationed during World War 2?

Fuel was sometimes rationed by a car's license plate number. In the UK food and fuel was rationed very strictly. A ration card was issued to every person and only 2 0z butter ,cheese ,meat a week. Seville oranges were not rationed as a morale booster. Sugar was in very short supply so how people made marmalade is anyone's guess. Sweets were still rationed until 1952.

What quantities could people purchase with ration cards in World War 2?

Depended on the item, and how many ration stamps FOR THAT ITEM that the person had. Quantities of rationed items varied, but were very limited.

Which food was not rationed during the war but was rationed later?

In Britain bread not rationed in World War 2, but was rationed in 1946.

What is a Sentence using the word rationed?

During World War II many products were rationed, including butter and sugar,Caught in a snowstorm when the car broke down, the family rationed the little food they had with them.

How much does 1 person in the UK get a week?

Well... people in th UK don't eat as much as the people in the US. In WW1 people were rationed to 3 pieces of sweetcorn a day

Was bread rationed after the World War 2?

Bread was continued to be rationed in Europe and the UK after the war was over. The US and Canada were supplying the bread for many nations and people. They had to distribute it fairly and equally so rationing was still in place for bread and most foods.

Was fish rationed during world war2?

Fresh fish was not rationed Fresh fish was not rationed

What is the prepositional phrase the settlers rationed their supplies of dried meat vegetables and flour?

rationed their supplies

Where is the the last item for the spell on Build-a-Bearville?

The last item is in the skate park.

Where would you have collected your food rations from in WW2?

As a civilian, you received a book of ration STAMPS from the War Rationing Board. When you purchased an item from a merchant that was rationed, you need money AND ration stamps for that item. This included food- which you bought from the grocer or butcher.

What date was canned fruit rationed in World War 2?

01 Mar 1943 in US Jan 1942 in UK

Ten things that were not rationed?

Water was not rationed. Potatoes were not rationed because they were plentiful in the USA but in England they were rationed. Depending on which country or area where you lived pork meats were not rationed. Things like salt. baking soda, spices, vanilla, baking powder were not on the ration lists. Some medicines were not rationed but antibiotics and medicines needed in the war front were rationed amongst the medical facilities. In the USA some vegetables and fruit did not need to be rationed but the people were encouraged to grow victory gardens so the vegetables and fruits used in the military forces' rations and kitchens could be plentiful. In England they had rationing for ten years and it was for an extensive list of things. Cars were not rationed because they discontinued building cars in both countries. The gasoline was rationed as well as tires. Blackout Drapery and Curtains were not rationed. Sand bags were not rationed. Things like dishes, photos, stationary, etc were not rationed.

What date was sugar rationed during World War 2?

05 May 1942 in US 08 Jan 1940 in UK