21 nostalgic photos of Edinburgh's Portobello in the 70s and 80s - including a Radio 1 Roadshow on the beach

Portobello looks like a very different place today to how it did in the 1970s and 1980s, as our photographs show.

Edinburgh’s famous seaside suburb underwent some big changes during those decades. From demolitions to the opening of the bypass, we have a look back at the Portobello of yesteryear.

Have a look through our picture gallery for a trip back in time – and let us know your own memories of Porty in the comments section before you go.

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