These smoke-filled photos from inside Sheffield’s clubs and pubs capture the days before lighting-up was outlawed.
This retro photo gallery will bring back memories of the days of smoky pubs, cafes, working men’s clubs, theatres and more in days before the smoking ban came into force in July 2007.
1. Queen's Hotel
Regulars in the smoke room at the Queen's Hotel, Earsham Street, June 1984 Photo: Mike Waistell
2. Transport cafe
A lorry driver having a smoke at a transport cafe in 1968 Photo: Sheffield Newspapers
World Snooker - Jimmy White lights up during his game at the Crucible, May 14, 1982 Photo: Sheffield Newspapers
Reporter Valentine Adams stubs out her last cigarette at the Library Theatre, Sheffield, during an anti-smoking campaign in 1964 Photo: Sheffield Newspapers