GALLERY: Archive photos of Skegness

This selection of photos from days past in Skegness will bring back a few memories.

The photos are from former press photographer Ben Hardaker’s archive collection.

Rod Hull and emu at the lights switch-on in 1985

Rod Hull and emu at the lights switch-on in 1985

They show staff of the old telephone exhange in Skegness, Rod Hull and emu at the illuminations event, and the old water tower, among others.

If you have any nostalgic pictures of the Skegness area you would like to share with the paper - please email the editor stephen.stray@jpress.co.uk.

Don’t forget to include your contact number.