Were you around in 1983?

That was the year that the BBC's Breakfast Time became the first British breakfast TV programme (they pipped TV-am to the post), the year when the Austin Metro was Britain's best-selling car and when CDs went on sale in the UK for the first time.

But what was happening on the home front? A delve in our picture archives has come up with WI shows and community fetes, sea scouts, cycling proficiency tests and donkey rides and eager young footballers.

Recognise anyone you know? Drop us a line at letters.carlisle@cnmedia.co.uk