Pictures to remind you of how Sheffield was in 1970

It was the year Sheffield welcomed the Fiesta nightclub and when the Barrier Hoppers ladies football team stood in the snow.

Wednesday, 25th March 2020, 1:33 pm
Updated Wednesday, 25th March 2020, 1:40 pm
Sheffield in 1970
Sheffield in 1970

Here are memories to transport you back 50 years ago

Whit Sings, Hollinsend, Gleadless May 1970

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New lane for buses only on The Moor in November 1970
The Staveley Rockers Motor Cycle Club, who were looking for a new headquarters, pictured at Carpenter Avenue, Mastin Moor in November 1970
Brightside children wrote letters to The Star protesting about the vandalism to the saplings they had planted back in January 1970
Teenagers clean up Castle Square during the Council workers strike October 1970
A host of Sunday schoo Queens at the Whit Sings in Firth Park May 25 1970
RAF Finningley pictured after a fire in 1970.
Carol Singing int he Royal Hotel, 1970
Sheffield Wednesday v Sheffield United October 1970
Barrier Hoppers ladies football team 1970
Lord Mayor of Sheffield Sidney Irwin Dyson before the opening of the Fiesta club, 1970
Carfield Infants School, Sheffield, perform their nativity play in December 1970
800 year anniversary commemoration service of the founding of Beauchief Abbey - The Cross leads the procession of followers from the Abbey en route to Beauchief Hall for Charter Ceremony in April 1970
Council Meeting at Sheffield Town Hall, August 1970
Dorothy McLay, and the stampede of pupils of Swinton Bridge Junior School who took part in their annual Pancake Day Scramble February 1970
Ski-ing run in Meersbrook Park March 1970
Turners (Cutler) Sylvester Gardens Sheffield where Horrace Lee received a retiring gift from the management team
Arundel Gate - hole in the road subway