From cheering on sports teams and welcoming royalty to visiting an exhibition aimed at catching the Yorkshire Ripper, take a look through and see if they bring back any memories...
Here are 24 nostalgic photos taking you back the 70s and 80s across Wakefield
We've been back into our archive and come across some fantastic photos that were taken around the Wakefield district in 1979, 1981 and 1985.
By Leanne Clarke
Published 6th Feb 2023, 15:00 GMT
Updated 1st Feb 2024, 16:09 GMT
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