IN the latest edition of our look back through the T&A archives, here are five pictures from the pages of the Yorkshire Sports in 1971.

Do you recognise yourself or anyone you know in any of these great photos?

Pictured above, the Bradford Volleyball Club team who had reached the national semi-finals of the Amateur Volleyball Association’s knock out tournament at Crystal Palace on June 13.

From left are Ladislav Svarovsky, Ulo Tendal, Tony Meadows, Marian Pietkiewicz, Lloyd Dennis, Martin Thornton and John Rodwell.

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HERMITS AND LATVIAN TRIMDA 1971: Pictured, back row, Latvian Trimda, Brian Madden, Kenny Reeves, Keith Pinder. Front row, the Hermits, Arthur Clegg, Arthur Bowers and Peter Kurtaz.


PHOENIX TABLE TENNIS PLAYERS 1971: Pictured are (left to right): Allen Deacon, Roy Fisher, George Stonehewer, David Bolton, Tony Broadbent and Gordon Tonks.

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TABLE TENNIS PLAYERS 1971: Table tennis players from Shelf with their minibus which they used to travel to away matches. From left, Mick Stephenson (secretary), Kevin Barker, Harold Riley, Chris Ling, Bob Horner, Harold Gilmour and Mike Anderson.

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TENNIS COACHING LISTER PARK 1971: Response to the Green Shield grass roots coaching scheme in the North-East had been tremendous. Each Morning and Friday evenings youngsters took advantage of the low-cost coaching in Lister and Horton Park.

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