More than 200 youngsters turned out to say a fond farewell to "Popsie" the lollipop man. Mr Frank Condon, 80, has decided to call it a day after 20 years of seeing children safely across the busy Blackpool Road. Pupils from Roebuck county primary school presented their favourite lollipop man with a special engraved plaque and a card in the shape of a lollipop signed by all of them
More than 200 youngsters turned out to say a fond farewell to "Popsie" the lollipop man. Mr Frank Condon, 80, has decided to call it a day after 20 years of seeing children safely across the busy Blackpool Road. Pupils from Roebuck county primary school presented their favourite lollipop man with a special engraved plaque and a card in the shape of a lollipop signed by all of them

Preston in the 80s: 9 pictures showing life in 1983

We've picked out these photos from the archives to bring back some memories

By Naomi Moon
Thursday, 10th February 2022, 9:51 am

This week we are looking at 1983. Do you recognise yourself or anyone else in these pictures? Let us know. READ MORE: Pictures of Preston folk in 1982. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: More pictures from the 80s

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