These amazing pictures show how Chesterfield shops and streets have changed over the decades

Featuring the Trebor sweet factory and former Brampton's police station, our 'now and then' gallery shows the changes the town has undergone over the years.

Monday, 3rd June 2019, 11:08 am
Chesterfield Brimington Road. Picture supplied by Alan Taylor.

The brilliant retro pictures were supplied by Alan Taylor and Pauline Barker. For more images of Chesterfield then and now, visit our retro section

Now the site of Lidl, Foljambe Road/chatsworth Road Chesterfield. Picture supplied by Pauline Baker.
Now the site of Lidl, Foljambe Road/chatsworth Road Chesterfield

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Chesterfield Lordsmill Street 1982. Picture supplied by Alan Taylor.
Chesterfield Lordsmill Street 2019.
We're not sure why the bus ended up in the side of the old Trebor sweet factory! Picture supplied by Alan Taylor.
Chesterfield Brimington Road 2019. The former Trebor site is now part of the major Waterside development
Old Brampton police station at the junction of Old Road with Chatsworth Road. Picture supplied by Alan Taylor.
Junction of Old Road with Chatsworth Road Chesterfield 2019
Chesterfield West Bars 1960. Picture supplied by Alan Taylor. The market hall looks very different
Chesterfield West Bars 2019
Chesterfield St Marys Gate 1970. Picture supplied by Alan Taylor.
Chesterfield St Marys Gate, 2019 - just to show that whilst many things change - some buildings stay just the same