With retiring pit ponies, parades and school performances, this gallery takes us back to the era of the Space Hopper, the Ford Cortina and Raleigh Chopper bikes.
Have a look through to see who you can spot as we take another trip down memory lane.
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5. Pit ponies
Turk, Prince and Mettle retire from Shirebrook Colliery in June 1971.Turk and Mettle had spent 17 of their 22 years working down the mine, while 10-year-old Prince worked underground for four years.
6. Shirebrook Girls' School
Shirebrook Girls' School Choir - can you spot any familiar faces?
7. Shirebrook Comprehensive
Shirebrook Comprehensive School's sports awards - did you win a trophy?
Do you recognise the old shops from Shirebrook market place?