The History of Leith

August 31, 2008

Nostalgia: Fun in the fifties seems like a world away

In the 1950s, as our pictures show, entertainment for boys and girls in the city ranged from swimming and markets to street games such as hopscotch or peevers.
This fascinating era has been brought back to life in a new book, titled Edinburgh and the Lothians in the 1950s. It explores many of the photographs held in the archives of the Evening News and The Scotsman. for more click here

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