It was taken on Christmas Eve in Cathedral Square in the early 80s.
Chris said: “Please contact me because after lockdown I would like to recreate the picture now we have a real tree again.”
As a sidenote does anybody remember the Frederick Morley shop in the background?
British Home Stores was a major store in Queensgate for many years and is the backdrop for the picture (below left).
Chris told me: “ Sadly the security guard and Simon Attwell with the red mohawk are no longer with us. BHS has gone but who was the lad in blue denims?”
Finally, Chris asks: “Everyone remembers Michael Ross aka Nobby pictured below putting dog ends in his baccy tin but who were the ladies walking past the Persil road show?