They have served Oxford's homes for generations and are a vital a part of city-life.

Here we look back at some of the butchers and greengrocers who have plied their trade here over the years, serving their prized cuts and best veg.

Others in our nostalgia series

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Keeping fit over the decades

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From the Covered Market to high street shops, let us know your memories of these places in the comments below.