Ready teddy go for this themed wedding at Chesterfield Register Office in 1983. Are you among the guests?
Ready teddy go for this themed wedding at Chesterfield Register Office in 1983. Are you among the guests?

Flashback to street party, Cheggers and teddy boy wedding in 80s Chesterfield

Remember the 80s in Derbyshire? Street parties and strikes ring any bells?

Thursday, 25th March 2021, 11:14 am
Updated Thursday, 25th March 2021, 11:56 am

Prince Charles married Lady Diana in front of a global TV audience of millions while our county celebrated with street parties to toast the happy couple.

Chesterfield’s inner ring road opened and Derbyshire’s first female deacon was installed.

Political heavyweight Tony Benn became MP of Chesterfield and the nation’s interest in our county was further stoked by the miners’ strike.

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