This is how Mansfield and Ashfield looked in 1991

We are rewinding the clock by 30 years to 1991 – the year Water Meadows opened and the Granada was destroyed by fire.

Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 3:35 pm
Updated Tuesday, 26th January 2021, 4:04 pm
1991 Blidworth Gala
1991 Blidworth Gala

We have found a selection of images from 30 years ago, so have a look through and see who you can spot, and check out how your town looked back then.

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Nottinghamshire Coal Queen visiting Bilsthorpe Colliery

Nancy Fielder, editor.

Annesley's Caged Bird Society Show from 1991
A lorry causing disruption in Clipstone in 1991
Did you visit Water Meadows when it first opened?
Sutton Market, taken some time in 1991
Lowe Street, Sutton-in-Ashfield, taken in April 1991
Did you go to the game in 1991? Stags were victorious against their rivals.
Do you recognise any of the swimmers during the opening of Water Meadows?