Ted and Pat James on the Motebcana tandem, at James Cycles, Sheffield October 1979
Ted and Pat James on the Motebcana tandem, at James Cycles, Sheffield October 1979

19 pictures to take you back to Sheffield in 1979

It was when the elections for a European Union candidates took place, factory workers were striking and the Tinsley Towers were standing proud. This was Sheffield in 1979.

Tuesday, 2nd February 2021, 9:39 am

Which pictures bring back memories from more than 40 years ago? Can you spot any one you know in these archive pictures?

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