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Manchester 50s

Manchester in the 1950s is the focus for our popular nostalgia quiz this week. It was the decade that saw the rise of TV, the end of rationing and the birth of rock and roll.

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Manchester 60s

Our weekly nostalgia quiz this week focuses on the 1960s with questions ranging from football legend Pele playing in goal in a muddy Bolton public park to Bobbie the Coronation Street cat.

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Euro 96

As football’s delayed Euro 2020 tournament has now well and truly arrived, our popular weekly nostalgia quiz looks back on Euro 96 in Manchester and the North West.

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Manchester 1990s

How well do you remember Manchester in the 1990s – the decade of Oasis, Eric Cantona, the advance of the worldwide web and Take That? Why not test your knowledge in our nostalgia quiz and compare your score with friends?

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Summer Wine

The much-loved TV sitcom Last of the Summer Wine may have been set in West Yorkshire, but most of its stars were born and bred in Manchester. How well do you remember them? Why not test your knowledge and compare your score with friends?

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Easter

There’s a distinct Easter flavour to our nostalgia quiz this week as we focus on bank holidays past in Manchester – ranging from record crowds at Belle Vue to traffic jams on the A556.

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Oldham Coliseum

Some of Manchester’s most familiar faces of stage and screen started their careers in repertory theatre at Oldham Coliseum. How well do you remember them? Why not test your knowledge in our nostalgia quiz?

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Football Fashions

Our nostalgia quiz this week focuses on footballers and fashion down the years, stretching from style icon George Best to Rodney Marsh dressed as John Steed from the Avengers.

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