How much did things cost in 1986?

These are the prices of some items from 1987:

1986
price
Inflation
adjusted
Gallon of petrol£1.79£4.10
Bottle of whisky (Teacher's) (Sainsbury's)£7.59£17.50
Martini Extra Dry Vermouth (Sainsbury's)£2.19£5
Heineken 4 cans (Sainsbury's)£1.85£4.30
Pint of beer (bitter)82p£1.90
20 cigarettes - Lambert & Bulter 100s£1.34£3.10
22" Decca colour TV (Dixons)£249.99£580
Sanyo VHS recorder (Comet)£349.99£800
Sinclair Specturm 2+ 128K (Currys)£159.99£370
Hotpoint fridge-freezer (House of Fraser)£309.90£700
Philips microwave oven (Asda)£119.99£280
Hotpoint Electronic automatic washing machine (House of Fraser)£309.90£700
Mobile phone - Mitsubishi Roamer£2200£5,000
Daily Mirror newspaper18p42p
Average house price£48,000£110,000
250g Country Life butter (Co-op)47p£1.10
100g Sainsbury's Brazilian blend coffee powder99p£2.30
Pint of milk (supermarket) (Co-op)19p 44p
Smiths crisps 6 bag (Co-op)55p£1.30
Pack of 18 size 3 eggs (Tesco)99p£2.30
Irish Cheddar cheese (1lb) (Sainsbury's)99p£2.30
Flora margarine 500g (Asda)61p£1.40
Ford Sierra 1.6L£7,478£17,000

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