LINDLEY Church Amateur Operatic Society served up a Dickens of a good show with their production, Oliver, in December 1985.
The Charles-Dickens inspired musical was one of many happenings taking place around Huddersfield over Christmas 27 years ago and which are featured in this week’s festive collection of memories.
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The well-loved theatre classic ran for a week at Lindley Church School, East Street.
In our picture, Oliver (11-year-old Paul Viahovic, front) considers himself at home in the company of the Artful Dodger (Simon Micklethwaite, left) Bill Sykes (Lawrie Sutcliffe) and Nancy (Maxine Pearson)