PICTURES: Take a step back in time to the old Wakefield Market in 1979

Remember when Wakefield Market looked like this?

Thursday, 14th February 2019, 10:14 am
Updated Thursday, 14th February 2019, 12:32 pm
Wakefield market c1979. What do you remember?

We've taken a look through our archives and come across these photos taken of Wakefield Market in 1979 and also a couple from around 1976 and 1980.

What are your memories of the market?

Market Place, Wakefield, taken on September 3 1979.

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Another outdoor market snap where you could get everything from fruit and veg to clothes and ladies nighties.
The indoor market c1980. Who remembers W Asquith and Sons?
Who remembers walking around the market? Remember Discount Electrics seen here on the left?
Eastwood's Ironmongers and Tools.
Top fashion in Wakefield! Jumpers at 4.99, Levi jeans...
Remember buying fresh fruit and veg from the outdoor market? Look at the difference in price too!
The outdoor market around 1976. A one-stop-shop for everything you needed.
Wakefield indoor market around 1975 when you could get Pick N Mix for 15p!
Another from around 1975/76. Look at that old style pushchair!