21 beautiful photos take you back to Beeston in the mid-1960s

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The year is 1964 and Beeston the destination for this wonderful photo gallery charting 12 months in the life of the south Leeds suburb.

Pubs, fish and chips, street scenes as well as schools and local factories are all featured in this evocative trip down memory lane. The images are published courtesy of West Yorkshire Archive Service, which collects and looks after the unique documentary heritage of the region dating from the 12th century to the present day - more than 800 years of local history. It also runs Catablogue, an online blog dedicated to preserving the past, serving the present and protecting the future. READ MORE: 16 brilliant photos take you back to Beeston in the 1970s LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook

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