The first month of the year, January, is for many a time of reflection and making resolutions.
Here the Aberdonian reflects on the past and looks at what was happening in Januarys of yesteryear.
There were times of fun such as the councillors, pictured above, trying out skateboarding and joy for Robert Gordon College students getting set for Oxford – including a young Michael Gove.
But there were also moments depicting everyday life such as workers loading fish on to a lorry during a hauliers’ strike and dough being transformed into ‘softies’ at a bakery.
Do you recognise any of the faces pictured?
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