Beeston: Photo gems chart a year in the life of the Leeds suburb in the early 1960s

Shops and pubs are the main focus of this trip down memory lane charting a year in the life of Beeston in the early 1960s.

The gallery turns back the clock to 1963 and showcases the daily hustle and bustle of a community at work, rest and play. Landmarks, shops, pubs and streets are all featured in this wonderful rewind. The im ages are a mix from West Yorkshire Archive Service and others published courtesy of photographic archive Leodis, which is run by Leeds Library & Information Service. READ MORE: 43 closed Leeds pubs which will stir fond memories for drinkers LOVE LEEDS? LOVE NOSTALGIA? Join Leeds Retro on facebook YEP NEWSLETTERS: Sign up for free news and sport emails

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