Check out our gallery of pictures taken 40 years ago
Check out our gallery of pictures taken 40 years ago

12 retro photographs of Sutton, Huthwaite and Kirkby in 1982

Despite many of us being in denial, 1982 was 40 years ago – so we are heading back to Ashfield in 1982 with this retro gallery.

Friday, 7th January 2022, 4:53 pm

It was the year Britain went to war with Argentina over the Falkland Islands, Italy won football’s World Cup and Princess Diana gave birth to Prince William.

But what was happening locally?

Let’s take a look at some of the images our photographers captured across Ashfield 40 years ago and see if you can spot any familiar faces.

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