Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds in January 1998. PIC: Mel Hulme
Enjoy these photo memories of Leeds in January 1998. PIC: Mel Hulme

Photo memories from around Leeds in January 1998

"Leeds rugby means business."

By Andrew Hutchinson
Wednesday, 12th January 2022, 4:45 am

That was the no-nonsense message which provided a backdrop to Gary Hetherington being unveiled as chief executive at Headingley in January 1998. Sticking with a sporting theme there were calls to improve clubhouse facilities at north Leeds grassroots football club while a primary school in the city was celebrating success in the world of indoor athletics. Elsewhere firefighters saved the bacon of pigs after the lorry they were being transported in was involved in a crash. Enjoy this photo gallery charting 31 days in the life of your city. READ MORE: Photo memories from around Leeds in January 1997 LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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