Sunderland's Market Square looks like a hive of activity in this 34-year-old scene.

Six pictures which show how Sunderland looked in 1985

It was the year of fundraising for Ethiopia and of another red hot summer. But what do you remember of Sunderland in 1985?

Thursday, 11th July 2019, 4:45 pm
Updated Thursday, 11th July 2019, 4:45 pm

Were you making blankets for charity at Herrington Brownies or rowing for all your worth in the Durham Regatta?

Did you get along to the Argyle House School Fair or go shopping in the Sunderland Market Square?

Do you remember the early days of this well-known factory or get praise for your perfect teeth?

Take a look at these photographs and they will hopefully bring back memories.

And if these scenes do strike a chord,email and tell us more.

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