Garfield, aka Ruth Sweeten, 17, whose family own the bookshop of the same name in Fishergate, Preston, hitting the streets to promote more than two dozen Garfield books on sale there

This is how Lancashire looked in 1986

A selection of your photographs from days gone by.

This week we are looking at 1986. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Stories that hit the headlines back in 1986

At Eldon Street School, Preston, the infants entertained parents with a traditional nativity play
At Eldon Street School, Preston, the infants entertained parents with a traditional nativity play
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At Eldon Street School, Preston, the juniors presented a scene of Christmas past recalling the days of St George and the dragon and medieval festivities
At Eldon Street School, Preston, the juniors presented a scene of Christmas past recalling the days of St George and the dragon and medieval festivities
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Creativity has paid off for these three primary school children. For Andrew Whittle, nine, Dean Mather, seven, and Sian Onyon, seven, pupils at St Leonard's CE Primary School, Walton Green, near Preston, have been taking part in a creative writing course under the supervision of local author Steve Gallagher, of Mellor
Creativity has paid off for these three primary school children. For Andrew Whittle, nine, Dean Mather, seven, and Sian Onyon, seven, pupils at St Leonard's CE Primary School, Walton Green, near Preston, have been taking part in a creative writing course under the supervision of local author Steve Gallagher, of Mellor
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The Mayor of Preston, Coun Dick Atkinson, got a taste of success when he presented award winning catering students with their prizes at a special lunch. Pictured: Student of the Year in Catering, Karl Mainey (left) and winner of the Progress Award, Anona McDonald (centre), look on as the mayor and mayoress present Janet O'Brien with the Hotel Receptionist Student of the Year award
The Mayor of Preston, Coun Dick Atkinson, got a taste of success when he presented award winning catering students with their prizes at a special lunch. Pictured: Student of the Year in Catering, Karl Mainey (left) and winner of the Progress Award, Anona McDonald (centre), look on as the mayor and mayoress present Janet O'Brien with the Hotel Receptionist Student of the Year award
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