Who can you spot in our Back to the Eighties supplement? Out today!
PUBLISHED: 10:54 11 December 2015 | UPDATED: 10:55 11 December 2015
It’s a trip back to the 1980s in today’s Great Yarmouth Mercury with our nostalgia supplement.
Back to the 80s
Holidaymakes fill Regent Road, Great Yarmouth. Date: August 1987
CHANGES IN STORE: 75 years ago the Great Yarmouth department store of Arnolds was acquired by Debenhams but continued to trade under its original name until 1972. This picture was taken in 1985, shortly before it closed, but Debenham‚Äôs returned to the town two years ago, opening in the Market Gates shopping centre.
Gt Yarmouth College of Art 1967
Yarmouth marina centre xmas pool party 1986
Great Yarmouth -- Buildings Central Arcade. Opened in May 1926, refrurbished in 1987 and renamed Victoria Arcade Dated December 1985 Photograph c0521
GREAT YARMOUTH STREETS Broad Row Dated 9th December 1988 Photograph C0579
PUBLIC HOUSE The Lacon Arms at Hemsby which has closed its doors until Easter 1982 Dated 10th November 1981 Photogragh C0589
GREAT YARMOUTH BUILDINGS Regal Theatre at Great Yarmouth. In 1987 it was renamed Cannon Cinema and was closed in 1988 and the building was demolished in July 1989 Photograph C0616
Myleene Klass pictured on the left at St Marys RC School Yarmouth, the pupills are through to the finals of the Meccano Young Technologist of the year contest with their science fiction design. Used in the EEN 1st December 1988. in cumulus c11192 neg a23742-5.
Great Yarmouth - Hotels and boarding houses Caesar's Palace Hotel on Marine Parade, Great Yarmouth, originally the Goode's Hotel. Dated 10 November 1983 Photograph C9920
Scooter rally at Great Yarmouth pic taken 28th may 1983 m101933-3a pic to be used in lets talk june 2013
Gt Yarmouth - Hemsby mums & toddlers cheque presn pic taken 3rd dec 1986 pic to be used in lets talk dec 2015 m146259-7
See a selection of photos here, including one featuring Gorleston girl Myleene Klass who shared the photo with her followers on Instagram this morning.
“Me, ten years old, wanting to be a NASA engineer,” she said. “Check the specs!”
Others include scenes from the Golden Mile, as well as the town centre.
See which familiar faces you can spot.
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