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In Pictures: Jive dancing and vintage vehicle displays at 1940s weekend

Re-enactments were also part of the annual event in the West Yorkshire village of Haworth.

Emma Louise, left, and Abi Carr at Haworth train station during the Haworth 40s weekend (Danny Lawson/PA)
Emma Louise, left, and Abi Carr at Haworth train station during the Haworth 40s weekend (Danny Lawson/PA)

Crowds of people gathered to enjoy a 1940s weekend in the small West Yorkshire village of Haworth.

Events included vintage vehicle displays, an evacuees event, re-enactments, “speeches from Churchill”, jive dancing, singing and bands playing.

Here are some pictures from the colourful event.

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