SLIDESHOW: Rolling back the sporting years in Mansfield and Ashfield

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Mansfield Town’s trip to Leicester City in the FA Cup back in 2002 and the visit of Manchester United are just some of the pictures to feature in our latest nostalgia slideshow.

Former Chad photographer Roger Grayson has delved in to our arhives to pull out these cracking snaps which show a golden age of sport in our area.

1984 Sutton Town v Manchester United

1984 Sutton Town v Manchester United

Amongst the picturess to feature is a rather young looking Rebecca Adlington, Premier League giants Manchester United facing Sutton Town in a pre-season match.

We also remember Mansfield RUFC tasting cup success in 2001.

If you have any old pics you would like to see published, email

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