23 beautiful images to rekindle memories of your childhood in North Wales

These beautiful old photos show how much childhood has changed over the generations in North Wales.

Whether you were born in the 1950s or are a child of the 90s, the way children play and live is very different from that of young people today.

Before game consoles and social media, playing in the streets was how we spent time after school and days at the beach on weekends or during summer vacation became little adventures.

Read more: Images of Llandudno’s lost Seldons Superbowl will transport you to the 90s

A number of these fascinating photographs are from our archive, Mirrorpix, and capture children playing in North Wales as early as the 1940s.

Some show children enjoying days in the sun at local beaches, or attending events and playing in the snow.

For some great historical images from the past, check out memorylane.co.uk/ and see what you can discover

Others capture youngsters during royal visits or on school trips.

Here are 23 photos that trace childhood spent in North Wales.

The North Wales Daily Post‘s brilliant new nostalgic supplement toasts all those magical memories of years past. To avoid disappointment, place your order now on our online store.

Do they awaken memories for you? Let us know in the comments section below.

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