From playgroups, schools and pensioners, we are a nation of day trippers.

Days out to the coast, historic attractions or a magical mystery tour, have formed part of our summers for generations.

Here we look back at some of the groups who have boarded the buses for memorable visits.

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You can see more nostalgic photos from the Wrexham and Flintshire archives in the Local Bygones category of the 'lifestyle' section at

There are also exclusive Leader photos, reader photos and chat on all things looking back in the 'Local Bygones' Facebook group.

If you have any photos or memories you would like to share, you can submit them here or email