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The Changing Face of Newbury: Part 12

What decade was this picture of Cheap Street taken?

Andy Murrill

Andy Murrill


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The Changing Face of Newbury: Part 12

Do you know in which decade this picture of Cheap Street was taken?

This is just one of more than 100 fascinating photographs contained in a new book called The Changing Face of Newbury, written by local author and historian Tony Higgott.

Newburytoday will featured more nostalgic pictures from the book over the next few days – each with a question for you to answer. The answer to today's poser will be revealed tomorrow.

The answer to yesterday's question about what decade the picture of Newbury bus station was taken is the 1970s.

The Changing Face of Newbury is available, priced £9.95, from the publisher Countryside Books’ website at

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