These first year pupils had just arrived at Castletown Junior Mixed School but they were keen to answer questions in 1973.
These first year pupils had just arrived at Castletown Junior Mixed School but they were keen to answer questions in 1973.

11 reminders of life in Castletown in the 1970s - do these scenes bring back memories?

Playschemes, parties and the pit. They were all part of life in Castletown in a bygone era.

Tuesday, 28th January 2020, 4:45 pm

We have 11 photos to remind you of the Castletown area as it looked in the 1970s.

Do you recognise the children just starting at school in 1973, or the pensioners at a 1979 Christmas party?

Does the swimming pool scene, sports day competitors or the harvest festival actors bring back happy memories?

Take a look and see how many of these scenes bring back happy memories.

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