Help the Aged has been given a big cash boost by a group of school children. Pupils at Fulwood and Cadley County Primary School in Preston raised 1,388 for the charity in its Silver Jubliee year by holding two sponsored events - a picture puzzle and general knowledge quiz. North West regional organiser for Help the Aged Gill Bibby is pictured with the children

This is how Lancashire looked in 1986

A selection of your photographs from days gone by.

This week we are looking at 1986. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Stories that hit the headlines back in 1986

More than 50 children from Warwick Road, Leyland, joined in the fun to celebrate Andrew and Fergie's big day, with games, a disco and plenty of sandwiches, jellies and pop
More than 50 children from Warwick Road, Leyland, joined in the fun to celebrate Andrew and Fergie's big day, with games, a disco and plenty of sandwiches, jellies and pop
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Summertime blues have been given the old heave-ho - thousands of playful youngsters can vouch for that. For they have been taking advantage of holiday play schemes at Lancashire leisure centres. Picture shows girls on the vault at Bamber Bridge Leisure Centre
Summertime blues have been given the old heave-ho - thousands of playful youngsters can vouch for that. For they have been taking advantage of holiday play schemes at Lancashire leisure centres. Picture shows girls on the vault at Bamber Bridge Leisure Centre
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The Mayoress of Preston, Mrs Betty Atkinson, offers shelter to her husband who showed how adept he was at knocking in tent pegs, watched by interested guides as the Lancashire West Girl Guides held their first ever international camp at Guy's Farm, Forton, near Lancaster
The Mayoress of Preston, Mrs Betty Atkinson, offers shelter to her husband who showed how adept he was at knocking in tent pegs, watched by interested guides as the Lancashire West Girl Guides held their first ever international camp at Guy's Farm, Forton, near Lancaster
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