These brilliant historic pictures show the dramatic transformation of Chesterfield and its people over the last 100 years

This retro gallery brings together some brilliant snaps that show how Chesterfield and its people has changed over the decades.

They go all the way back to before WW1, with an amazing picture of Chesterfield Market Place packed with voters for the 1913 by-election.

There’s also pictures of locals enjoy leisure as they forget about WW2, the MP’s who worked for the town down the years and the changing face of communications down the years.

And there’s plenty more besides to take you on a wonderful journey back into history.

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