Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds city centre in the 1980s. PIC: Leeds Libraries, www.leodis.netEnjoy these photo memories of Leeds city centre in the 1980s. PIC: Leeds Libraries, www.leodis.net
Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds city centre in the 1980s. PIC: Leeds Libraries, www.leodis.net

21 photos of Leeds city centre shops and landmarks from the 1980s

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This collection of photo memories celebrate life in Leeds city centre during the 1980s.

The images focus on shops and city centre landmarks and are sure to evoke memories from a generation of bargain hunters as well as those who worked and enjoyed down time in the heart of Leeds. The majority are published courtesy of photographic archive Leodis, which is run by Leeds Library & Information Service. They also run heritage blog The Secret Library Leeds, which provides a behind the scenes look at the Central Library and highlights from its special collections, including rare books hidden away in the stacks. READ MORE: 24 Leeds restaurants you may remember from the 1980s LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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