Jazz bands, school performances and waterlogged pitches all feature in this gallery and gives a glimpse into life in the town 41 years ago.
Have a look through and see who you recognise.
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1. Jazz band
Shirebrook Rainbows Jazz Band - can you spot any familiar faces in the procession?
2. Shirebrook Bowls Club
Shirebrook Bowls League Presentation night - recognise any of the players?
A visit to Shirebrook's diesel depot by local cubs - can you spot anyone you know?
4. Shirebrook Cricket Club
Shirebrook Cricket Club's annual dinner.
Did you play for them?