WELCOME to another edition of Bygones.

Today we invite readers to join us in the 1980s - the decade in between disco and digitalisation when nothing really worked as it should.

Border Counties Advertizer: Chirk Infants Easter Bonnets 1985Our first picture shows Chirk Infants in their Easter Bonnets in 1985.


Border Counties Advertizer: Gobowen Methodist church kids party 1980We venture to Gobowen next and children enjoying a Methodist church kids party in 1980.

Border Counties Advertizer: Christmas play fun in Chirk in 1982.We return to Chirk Primary School for a picture of Christmas play fun in 1982.

Border Counties Advertizer: Oswestry karate club 1980Our final picture shows Oswestry Karate Club members in 1980.

Recognise any familiar faces in these pictures?