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We rolled back the clock and asked our Suffolk iWitness members to submit their favourite retro toys, pictures, clothes and cars.

Lark in the Park is back for its 17th instalment this year and is looking to be bigger and better than ever before.

This week’s iWitness weekly competition was wet. It was unfortunately a little bit early in the year to get out the paddling pool in the garden, but users still managed to capture a variety of shots to express the theme and show off how East Anglia uses water.

Over the last 100 years, Ipswich has seen a number of damaging fires tear through its buildings. These pictures look back to some of the most remembered incidents.

This week’s iwitness weekly challenge asked you to capture the concept of hidden photos.

Whilst some students absolutely hated running around the school field during their PE lessons, others relished in the task and happily walked, skipped or ran the Chantry Fun Run.

Last week’s iWitness weekly challenge had a theme that looked to celebrate everything we love most about Suffolk: local.

Today we take a look back at a big triumph for Town over today’s opponents Sheffield Wednesday, back in 2007.

Ipswich Cornhill, Carr Street and Upper Orwell Street - we launch our exciting interactive pictures as part of our nostalgia series.

On Sunday St George’s Day will be marked across Ipswich and each year it brings together friends and family to commemorate our patron saint.

Last week we set our Suffolk iWitness members their weekly challenge: framing. Here are our favourites!

It is hard to imagine a time when BBC Radio Suffolk didn’t broadcast on our airwaves. Yet the station is only 27 years old, and celebrated its anniversary last week.

Whether it was for a quick pint in The Cricketers or after school detention at Tower Ramparts High School, Crown Street has paved the way to a lot of memories for Ipswich locals across the last 70 years.

Following on with our ‘caught out’ section of classic club photos, this time we take a look back to one of Ipswich’s most popular clubs in the 80s and 90s, Libertys.

Nostalgia really does strike a nerve, as more than 9,000 members have now joined our Ipswich Remembers Facebook group. The group has reconnected long lost friends and childhood chums from across the last 70 years.

Do you remember when Major’s Corner, St Margaret’s Green and Ipswich Cornhill looked like this?

Our Ipswich Remembers Facebook page is going from strength to strength, with nearly 7,000 members now part of the group.

Following on from our nostalgic gallery last week, readers have sent in their memories of skydiving from Ipswich Airport.

It’s A Knockout - it was a programme that hit the nation in 1966, and fans in Ipswich couldn’t help but get caught up in the excitement.

The Ipswich Corn Exchange has hosted it all over the past 50 years, from a live Blur concert to a Suffolk talent show.

The landscape of Ipswich has changed dramatically over the past 80 years, with the population of the town increasing considerably and the town expanding to accommodate it.

Our iWitness picture of the day was taken on soil more exotic than that found in Suffolk - across the pond in America.

As the warmer weather approaches, hot air balloons will once again take to the skies over the sprawling fields of the East Anglian countryside.

Today we are taking a nostalgic look at hip hop and the dancers who were showing off their talents at a theme night at Traders Bar in Ipswich back in August 1999.

This flock of starlings have a birds eye view over the Essex village of Dedham.

You might drive through Ipswich on a daily basis, but how well do you really know the town?

Welsh rock band Feeder, best known for their UK top five track Buck Rogers, visited Ipswich during their 1999 UK tour.

Throughout the years, Ipswich Town Football Club has been graced with a selection of legendary managers and a selection of forgettable ones. Do you know who was at the helm at Portman Road when Ipswich Town took on Crystal Palace in 1971?

In the summer months Christchurch Park is a hub of activity and has been for many years as these archive photos from the 1990s show.

Through our iwitness24 site, readers are able to share their photos of Suffolk’s top beauty spots, of landmarks and of some of our amazing wildlife in action.

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