29 throwback photos of Greater Manchester shops, staff and centres through the decades

These throwback photos show how we used to shop.

Taken between the 1950s and 1990s, the images, from our archives Mirrorpix, show the interior and exterior of numerous stores and shopping areas, as well some famous faces who owned them.

Some capture local businesses and staff at different points in time, whereas others show big brands back in the day.

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Here are 29 photos of Greater Manchester shops, staff and centres through the decades.

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