Beneath the surface of York's colourful past we delve into the detail of Vikings, Romans and Victorians...

13 more old Acomb photos (1970s-90s)

York Press:

10:00pm Thursday 23rd April 2015

HERE are 13 more images of Acomb from The Press archives, dating back to the 1960s.

6 wonderful old pictures of York

York Press:

3:11pm Monday 20th April 2015

SOME more great photographs from reader Bryan Thornton to start off with today.

Old York photos: Check out our most recent galleries

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See all our recent nostalgia features and galleries in one place....

Old photos reveal transformation of 1930's bus into Whitby Oliver furniture van

York Press:

2:49pm Monday 20th April 2015

FOLLOWING the recent sad announcement that one of York’s oldest shops, Whitby Oliver Furniture, is to close down, reader Geoff Dickson sent us these wonderful photos.

11 old photos of Bishopthorpe

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Join us for another stroll down memory lane...

16 old pictures of York pubs from 1957 to 1991

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Join us for another trip down memory lane...

Old York photos - trains, trams and a very early picture of Parliament Street

York Press:

1:59pm Monday 6th April 2015

WE begin Yesterday Once More this week with a view of Parliament Street that we're pretty sure you won't have seen before.

OLD YORK PICS: 14 of Heworth since the 60s

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Join us for another trip down memory lane...

Memories of York’s first dedicated record shop, Sound Effect

York Press:

2:16pm Monday 30th March 2015

Once it was a landmark for York teenagers, now a bench in King’s Square reminds us of Sound Effect; York’s first dedicated record shop. MATT CLARK reminisces with its owner.

15 fantastic old black & white photos of Haxby

York Press:

12:10am Thursday 5th February 2015

Our latest stroll down memory lane takes us to Haxby....

13 fantastic old Fulford photos: 1956-1996

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Join us for a walk down memory lane in Fulford...

12 old photos of Huntington: 1964-1998

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HERE are 12 images of Huntington from The Press archives, dating back to the 1970s.

OLD YORK PHOTOS: 13 from Poppleton

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Join us for another trip down memory lane in York....

11 random old photos of York and North Yorkshire Police: 1960-1992

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Ello Ello Ello! Join us for another trip down memory lane....

Archive pictures provide bus tour of the past

York Press:

2:27pm Monday 23rd March 2015

AS a lad growing up in the 1940s, Geof Dickson lived on Wellington Street. From his bedroom window, he had a grandstand view over the old West Yorkshire Road Car depot off Barbican Road, where more than 100 vehicles, including double-decker buses, were housed. "I was lulled to sleep at night by the engines," he recalls.

Memories of Fossgate

York Press:

2:17pm Monday 23rd March 2015

Local historian Peter Stanhope has been in touch about a photograph we carried in Yesterday Once More a few weeks ago showing Fossgate sometime at the turn of the last century.

OLD YORK PHOTOS: 13 from Clifton, 1966-1993

York Press:

6:00am Thursday 15th January 2015

This week, our stroll down memory lane takes us to Clifton....

9 old photos of York's stunning Grand Assembly Rooms

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Don your finest garb for this waltz down memory lane....

16 old photos of Acomb from the 1950s - 1990s

York Press:

8:00am Thursday 8th January 2015

Join us for a walk down memory lane in Acomb....

Two more pictures from the filming of Lady L in 1965

York Press:

3:09pm Monday 16th March 2015

As we reported recently, 50 years ago in March 1965 - so long before Brideshead - a major Hollywood film was being shot at Castle Howard.

5 wonderful old pictures from York galas and other celebrations

York Press:

3:25pm Monday 16th March 2015

EVEN today, there is something exhilarating about hot air balloons.

OLD YORK PHOTOS: 10 of Copmanthorpe since the 1960s

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This week's trip down memory lane takes us to Copmanthorpe...

9 old photos of New Earswick

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HERE are nine images of New Earswick from The Press archives, dating back to the 1960s.

Military marches and street parties - six great old photos of York

York Press:

3:49pm Monday 9th March 2015

AS PROMISED, we have more stunning photos for you this week from reader Bryan Thornton.

Radio days at old hospital remembered

York Press:

3:39pm Monday 9th March 2015

Reader Geoff Lund has been in touch about the photo of the old Military Hospital off Fulford Road that we carried last week.

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Way we were

April 25

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8:00am Saturday 25th April 2015

100 years ago: The “Telegraaf” learned that during the recent attack by Allied airmen on the aerodrome at Costrode, a Zeppelin airship had been destroyed.

April 24

York Press: The Way We Were - zxc

10:48am Friday 24th April 2015

100 years ago: The fighting, which seemed to have begun just a week before when the British captured Hill 60 to the South-east of Ypres, had developed with dramatic suddenness into a greater battle on a front which at present extended from Dicksmuide through Ypres to the French frontier.

April 23

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10:46am Thursday 23rd April 2015

100 years ago: The grave statements which eyewitnesses had made in a recent dispatch regarding the privations of prisoners in the hands of Germans were confirmed by communications which the parents of Private JF Drake of the First West Yorkshire Regiment, had recently received.

April 22

York Press: The Way We Were - zxc

10:18am Wednesday 22nd April 2015

100 years ago: Very circumstantial reports were circulating in Holland about great movements of enemy forces to the Western front.

April 20

York Press: The Way We Were - zxc

11:20am Monday 20th April 2015

100 years ago: The Recorder’s Court at the Old Bailey had today been closed to the general public and members of the Press, the ushers and even the official shorthand writers, while the Grand Jury were addressed in camera.

April 18

York Press: The Way We Were - zxc

10:05am Saturday 18th April 2015

100 years ago

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