25 exclusive retro archive pics to transport you back to Blackpool as it was in 1982

25 exclusive retro archive pics to transport you back to Blackpool as it was in 1982

From deep snow and fires to derelict cars, schools up for sale and Blackpool Illuminations – and lasers – the pictures reflect life 41 years ago. 1. Blackpool, 1982 Assistants from the Bank Hey Street branch of Woolworths collected 500 signatures in three hours for a petition protecting against the sale of the storePhoto: Submit 2. Blackpool, 1982 Derelict cars and vans attracted vandals in Erdington Road and Bethesda Square in 1982Photo: Submit 3. Blackpool, 1982 Les Dawson with good …