Leeds in 1957: Photo gems showcase a year in the life of your city

Traffic and travel takes centre stage in this trip down memory lane celebrating a year in the life of Leeds in the late 1950s.

Trams trundling down the tracks and Leeds City Station are all featured in this wonderful rewind to 1957, a year which featured sporting success for Leeds RL. City centre landmarks such as the Queens Hotel are also in focus before the gallery takes you on a whistle stop tour of the city suburbs including Adel and Middleton. The images are a mix from the YEP archive, British Railways and Tramway Museum Society. READ MORE: Intriguing pictures show life in Leeds during the 1950s LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

Related topics: