NOSTALGIA: Fair day in the 1970s

Alnwick Fair, 1972
Alnwick Fair, 1972

This week, Those Were The Days returns to one of its all-time favourite topics – Alnwick Fair.

These two pictures were provided by Mr J Donnison, who lives in Darlington. They feature the Alnwick Fair parade travelling down Narrowgate towards Alnwick Castle in 1972.

Alnwick Fair, 1972

Alnwick Fair, 1972

Mr Donnison said: “Does anyone recognise themselves or anyone else? Sorry, but I don’t!” If you can name any of those featured, or to share your stories and photos from Alnwick Fair, contact us on 01665 602234 or email ben.oconnell@jpress.co.uk