MEMORY LANE: Fifties fun brought back into focus

JUMPING FOR JOY: A sack race in Hartlepool during the 1950s - but who are the youngsters?

JUMPING FOR JOY: A sack race in Hartlepool during the 1950s - but who are the youngsters?

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FUN in the Fifties is the focus of today’s Memory Lane - but do you hold the key to unlocking these picture puzzles?

Mystery dancing girls, cake ladies, garden fete guests, sack race competitors and even a man on a Penny Farthing bike are all featured.

ALL THE FUN OF THE FETE: Hartlepool ladies enjoy a garden fete in the 1950s - but who are they?

ALL THE FUN OF THE FETE: Hartlepool ladies enjoy a garden fete in the 1950s - but who are they?

But the photos, which have lain untouched in the Mail’s archives for years, have no names, dates or even place names attached.

“I’d love to hear from anyone with information,” said archivist Susan Swinney.

l Can you help solve these picture puzzles? Email sarah.stoner@jpress.co.uk

ON YER BIKE: A mystery man with a Penny Farthing bicycle pictured in Hartlepool during the 1950s. Do you know who he is?

ON YER BIKE: A mystery man with a Penny Farthing bicycle pictured in Hartlepool during the 1950s. Do you know who he is?

LETS TWIST AGAIN: The caption says "Girls Modern Dancing" - but can you put names to any faces?

LETS TWIST AGAIN: The caption says "Girls Modern Dancing" - but can you put names to any faces?

EAT UP: The only caption on this photo is "Icing Cake Ladies". Can anyone shed further light on it?

EAT UP: The only caption on this photo is "Icing Cake Ladies". Can anyone shed further light on it?