Play-offs, Poll Tax protests and Dr Who - 14 pictures of Sunderland in the 1990s
It was the year when Sunderland beat their arch rivals to reach the play-off finals.
It was the year when people took to the streets to protest against the proposed poll tax. And it was the year when Dr Who came to a Sunderland school.
All this and more is included in our selection of Echo archive photos from 1990.
But how many of these scenes do you remember?
Take a look and get in touch to share your memories.