This is how Lancashire looked in 1970

A selection of your photographs from days gone by.

Thursday, 14th March 2019, 2:40 pm
Updated Thursday, 14th March 2019, 2:43 pm
The smiling faces of a large number of Preston cub scouts, taken in 1970

This week we are looking at 1970. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Stories that hit the headlines back in 1970

Easter Monday on Avenham Park, Preston
Preston Marine Cadets. Back row (left to right) Howard Rutledge, Jim Bland, unknown, Alan Thomas. Front row (left to right) Jock McLeod, Tommy Parker, Steve Shaw, Jack Smith, Brian Beardsworth

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The Preston Wanderers team that played Brookhouse Rangers in March 1970. They are, back (from left) John Moore, Fred Ashcroft, Joe Jackson, Fred Hackett, Frank Ashcroft, Frank Smith; Front (from left) Brian Bamber, Tony Hardman, Tony Rodgers, John Tippet, Mick Bentley, Harry Nicholls
Charles Irwin, third from right, as part of the support team for the London to Mexico World Cup Rally in 1970. Charles was from Tarleton, near Preston
Mary Holt, Prestons first female MP, was elected 1970
Members of the Preston and Western Lancashire Racial Equality Council visit a mosque in 1970 as part of the 40th anniversary celebrations
This photograph shows the publishing staff of the Lancashire Evening Post on a staff night out in 1970. Dick Evans of Brookfield is pictured on the back row third rfrm right and the works manager Mr Cowell is on the same row, far right