RETRO: 16 resident pictures from Pontefract, Castleford and the surrounding area

It's that time of the week where we take a look back at Pontefract and Castleford back in the glory days - can you spot anybody you know?

Wednesday, 31st March 2021, 9:13 am
It's that time of the week where we take a look back at Pontefract and Castleford back in the glory days - can you spot anybody you know?
It's that time of the week where we take a look back at Pontefract and Castleford back in the glory days - can you spot anybody you know?

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Landscaping canalside at Knottingley.
Bill Oddie with children on Enterprise boat at Fairburn Ings.

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Residents association members outside their flats on Horsefair, Pontefract.
Darrington Fayre, women battle it out on pole.
Carleton High School fun runners in the assembly hall.
Knottingley High School pupils videoing interviews.
Knottingley Rugby Union catering staff.
The cast of 'Bright Society'. From the left; Judith Carlyle, Prue Robertson, Melanie Cook, Brenda Smith, Anne Lawler, Alison Wright and Joanna Hall.
Retirement of Walter Marsh from W. R. Wilkinson & Co Ltd liquorice works, Pontefract, 1977.
World Skipping Champion, Albert Rayner, with Haley Robertson in Pontefract Town Hall Assembly Rooms.
Birdwatching at Fairburn Ings.
Mavis and Nicola Eden outside their Featherstone shop.
Ted Pickles clowning in Carlton Street, Castleford, in 1987.
Painting at Wharfe Way Community Centre. Christopher Kloda (left) and Darren Boycott.
School governor, Norman Gent, presents safety awards to children at North Featherstone Junior School, watched by Road Safety Officer, Ken Roberts.
Hairdressing competition at Whitwood College.