Were you pictured in your school band? Here's 13 retro Hartlepool scenes

We are taking a musical step back in time for these nostalgic photos of Hartlepool and East Durham school bands.

Monday, 13th January 2020, 4:45 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th January 2020, 12:36 pm
The school steel band got our photographer's attention 15 years ago. Remember this?

Did you appear on stage for a performance in years gone by? Were you pictured behind the drums, on the trumpet or with a guitar in your hand?

If so, you could be in our reminder of school band scenes over the years.

Take a look through and see if you can spot anyone you know.

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A scene from Hart Primary School in 2010 where the Hart Sizzling Samba Band was in the picture. Remember this?
English Martyrs Big Band was pictured in 2007 when it helped the Pansies Breast Cancer Support Group to host a charity ball. Were you a part of this fantastic fundraiser?
Recognise anyone you know in this 2009 photo of the West Park Primary School Brass Band?
The Shotton Hall School steel band was in the picture in 2005. Were you a member?
A band at Hartlepool Sixth Form College. Here is a photo of the members of the college band called Phoenix.
Pictured at a brass band competition - at East Durham College - are members of the Blackhall Youth Band.
Tuning up at Throston 15 years ago. Spot anyone you know?
Pictured at St Bede's is the Easington Wind Band.
Who do you recognise from the Blackhall Youth Band 14 years ago?
Flashback to July 1990 for this view of the High Tunstall School Band.
Clavering primary school orchestra proved to be first class when it came to a battle of the bands at the Saltburn Music Festival in July 1996. The talented youngsters returned to Hartlepool with the much-coveted Storrow Trophy. Who do you recognise in this line-up?
The Shotton Hall School music band is pictured 14 years ago.
We hope these photos bring back lots of happy memories. If they do, tell us more by emailing [email protected]