Enjoy these photo memories celebrating life in Leeds in June 1999. PIC: Bruce Rollinson
Enjoy these photo memories celebrating life in Leeds in June 1999. PIC: Bruce Rollinson

Leeds in June 1999 - 19 stories making the news

These photos turn back the clock to celebrate life in Leeds in June 1999.

Monday, 14th June 2021, 11:30 am
Updated Monday, 14th June 2021, 11:48 am

It was a month charity and fundraising featured high on the city's news agenda. Young harpist Mille Womack delighted shoppers at Sainsbury's in Moortown raising hundreds of pounds for the National Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Children (NSPCC). And a floral tribute was unveiled at Canal Gardens in Roundhay to celebrate the 175th anniversary of the Royal National Lifeboat Institution (RNLI). Elsewhere a Leeds school was building back better while young residents on a Leeds street got creative to issue a no-nonsense message to motorists - slow down! READ MORE: Leeds in June 1998 - 17 stories making the news LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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