RETRO GALLERY: pictures of snowbound Stags

Snow on the Field Mill pitch in 1969.
Snow on the Field Mill pitch in 1969.

Stags’ local derby at Notts County, which was played in blizzards at times, brought back memories of when snow used to bring football to a halt much more regularly than now.

We’ve dug out these snow blasts from the past to show how Stags’ Field Mill ground used to feel the full force of the wintry weather.