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29 memorabilia photos of Greater Manchester shops, staff and centers across the decades

These throwback photos show how we used to shop.

Taken between the 1950s and 1990s, the images, from our Mirrorpix archive, show the interior and exterior of many shops and commercial areas, as well as some famous faces who owned them.

Some capture local businesses and personnel at different times, while others show big brands at the time.

Read more: Life in Manchester looks unrecognizable in photos unearthed from the 1930s

Here are 29 photos of Greater Manchester’s shops, staff and centers over the decades.

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