Help the Aged has been given a big cash boost by a group of school children. Pupils at Fulwood and Cadley County Primary School in Preston raised 1,388 for the charity in its Silver Jubliee year by holding two sponsored events - a picture puzzle and general knowledge quiz. North West regional organiser for Help the Aged Gill Bibby is pictured with the children

This is how Lancashire looked in 1986

A selection of your photographs from days gone by.

This week we are looking at 1986. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Stories that hit the headlines back in 1986

Presentation of a cheque at Leyland St Mary's High School
Presentation of a cheque at Leyland St Mary's High School
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George Sanderson is the ice-cream man at Lea Endowed Primary school as he and his pals cooled down with a free ice-cream while brushing up on their road safety
George Sanderson is the ice-cream man at Lea Endowed Primary school as he and his pals cooled down with a free ice-cream while brushing up on their road safety
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Bank manager Tom Dudson was among the young cashiers who opened a bank at a Preston school. His son, Simon, nine, and his friends at Middleforth CE Primary in Penwortham, have opened their own branch of the Midland Bank
Bank manager Tom Dudson was among the young cashiers who opened a bank at a Preston school. His son, Simon, nine, and his friends at Middleforth CE Primary in Penwortham, have opened their own branch of the Midland Bank
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More than 500 children stepped on to the stage for this year's Preston Junior Dance Festival. Tots and teenagers from all over the north of England put their best feet forward in a bid for medals and trophies
More than 500 children stepped on to the stage for this year's Preston Junior Dance Festival. Tots and teenagers from all over the north of England put their best feet forward in a bid for medals and trophies
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