A fascinating look at Blackburn town centre from the air from the early 1980s.

Lancashire Telegraph: Aerial view of Blackburn town centre

The cathedral is in the foreground with the Boulevard on the right of the picture.

What was then the new offices of the Lancashire Evening Telegraph had just been completed with the old offices still standing on the corner of Railway Road and High Street.

That building would be demolished to make way for Morrison’s supermarket along with the buildings of the Whitbread brewery behind.