26 brilliant pictures of Derbyshire life from the 1960s to the 1990s

From country shows and royal visits to changing streets and lost buildings, these fantastics pictures capture life in Chesterfield, Hope, Bamford, Ripley, Buxton and Codnor – plus many more – taken through the 60s, 70s, 80s and 1990s.

See if you recognise anyone in these nostalgic pictures taken from our archives and Chesterfield Library’s local studies collection and Chesterfield museum.

For more photos from yesteryear, visit the retro section of our website.