One of our favourite sites of all time is one called Retronaut – its tag line is “The past is a foreign country. This is your passport” and it doesn’t disappoint. Filled with rare, eccentric and funny photos, there is always something to ogle at and we like nothing more than to browse the beautiful images with a digestive and a cup of tea during a break.

But when we saw these, we had to share them with you. Entitled “Awkward 80s photos”, this gem of a collection of really ‘cringe’ family album pictures made us laugh and cry in equal measure – not least of all because it reminded us that we have several 80’s photos of our own which we would pay good money to keep hidden deep inside our closets….

Enjoy πŸ™‚

We can identify with the hair. And the shorts. And the rest. Oh God.

Yes, our sister’s shell suit says “Champ”. And no, those are not pink and purple snowflakes on my polo neck jumper……