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Can you believe it .... these Hartlepool shots were taken 30 years ago

Look at the size of those 1986 Radio 1 Roadshow crowds in Hartlepool. Are you among them?
Look at the size of those 1986 Radio 1 Roadshow crowds in Hartlepool. Are you among them?

Doesn’t time fly when you are having fun?

Thirty years have passed since these photographs were taken at the Radio 1 Roadshow at Seaton Carew.

Mike Read gets a helping hand from Smiley Miley.

Mike Read gets a helping hand from Smiley Miley.

It looks like you had a great time at the 1986 event and we would love your memories of it.

One image shows the sheer size of the crowd. Can you spot yourself among it?

Another shows the audience joining in with a singalong while a third is of the Hartlepool Playcsheme getting well and truly involved in the day’s proceedings.

Finally, there’s a shot of Smiley Miley as he helps to style the hair of Mike Read.

Time for a singalong for these 1986 Radio 1 roadshow fans in Seaton Carew. Do you remember this?

Time for a singalong for these 1986 Radio 1 roadshow fans in Seaton Carew. Do you remember this?

Were you there and what do you remember of the roadshow – or any of the other years it came to town.

Get in touch by emailing chris.cordner@jpress.co.uk and sharing those great memories.

Hartlepool Playscheme was well represented at the 1986 Radio 1 roadshow.

Hartlepool Playscheme was well represented at the 1986 Radio 1 roadshow.