The Euros were in full swing with Leeds, like the rest of the country, keeping their fingers crossed that football was coming home. In other news the city's 'No Car' day didn't appear to have much impact while postal workers were out on strike. Love was also in the air and Tony Blair was in town to meet some very special new arrivals. Is Leeds in June 1996 a city you remember? READ MORE: 35 photos to take you back to Leeds in 1996 LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook
Postcards from a city - 12 memories of Leeds in June 1996
It was a month dominated by hope and expectation but ended in despair and disappointment.
By Andrew Hutchinson
Published 11th Jun 2020, 06:00 GMT
Updated 13th Jun 2020, 14:15 GMT
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