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Warbreck High School: Looking back at Blackpool school life in the 80s

This week in our school life picture series we take a look back at Warbreck High School in the 1980s.

Warbreck High, originally an all-boys school became co-educational in 2000. The school was eventually renamed Unity College in 2010 and gained academy status on September 1, 2013. Here we take a look back at school life in the 80s:

Warbreck High School football team. Swift Cup finalists.

5. November 1981

Warbreck High School football team. Swift Cup finalists.
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The schools football squad were runners up in the 1982 Lancashire Police, Blackpool Division, five-a-side tournament.

6. February 1982

The schools football squad were runners up in the 1982 Lancashire Police, Blackpool Division, five-a-side tournament.
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Under-16 badminton team, winners of the Blackpool Schools championship. From left: M. Spencer, N. Crosby, C. Morgan and D. Armstrong.

7. April 1982

Under-16 badminton team, winners of the Blackpool Schools championship. From left: M. Spencer, N. Crosby, C. Morgan and D. Armstrong.
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Under 14 badminton team, who won the Blackpool Schools Championships. From Left: Chris Pinkett, Andrew Mainds and Stephen Turner.

8. March 1983

Under 14 badminton team, who won the Blackpool Schools Championships. From Left: Chris Pinkett, Andrew Mainds and Stephen Turner.
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