14 pictures to make you feel nostalgic about Mansfield Woodhouse in the 1980s

A lot can happen in 41 years, so we are taking a trip down memory lane to Mansfield Woodhouse to see what life was like in the town in 1980.

Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 6:38 pm
Do you recognise anyone from the Park Hall Centre float at the carnival?
Do you recognise anyone from the Park Hall Centre float at the carnival?

Have a look through this selection of photographs and reminisce – from Woodhouse carnival to the opening night at The Coopers.

See if you can spot yourself.

Cox's Lane looked very different 40 years ago - do you remember it like this?

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Can you spot any familiar faces dressed up on this float?
In 1980, Woodhouse Baptist Church celebrated its 75th Anniversary
Robin Hood School's concert in 1980 - do you recognise anyone here?
Did you play in the jazz band, seen here marching at the carnival?
1980 and Woodhouse Play Festival - do you remember getting your face painted?
Throwback to the opening of The Coopers on Leeming Lane North - do you remember it looking like this?
1980 saw the opening of The Coopers - is this your local?
Do you remember the carnival in 1980?
Did you play for the netball team at this school? Pictured here with their trophies in 1980
Sunnydale Angling Club, 41 years ago. Did you win any trophies?
Can you spot any familiar faces in this picture of the Scouts from 1980?
Another from the 1980 Woodhouse Carnival - do you remember watching this?