Any ideas as to the reason these two revellers locked lips at The Observatory in the city centre? It was David Beckham. His 30 minute goal against Colombia sealed a 2-0 win and England's progress to the quarter final stage of the World Cup in France. This was June 1998 and Leeds was a city full of hope, expectation and determination. It was a month which featured demonstration as well as change and new beginnings. READ MORE: 21 photo memories of Leeds city centre in 1998 LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facfebook
5. Leeds in June 1998
Jubilation at The Guildford after England scored against Argentina in the World Cup quarter-final clash.
Photo: Keith Lawson
6. Leeds in June 1998
The Oxfam book shop on Otley Road was extended. Helping to stock the shelves is Paul Morris, associate director at Storey Sons & Parker and book manager Graham Draisey.
7. Leeds in June 1998
Jeanette Massey was celebrating after being named Yorkshire Evening Post Bride of the year. She is pictured next to her chosen wedding cake named ' Eternity'.
Photo: James Hardisty
8. Leeds in June 1998
Actress Gaynor Faye, who at the time was starring as Judy Mallett in Coronation Street, presented awards at Leeds College of Art & Design's visual communications degree show.
Photo: Graham Lindley