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Nostalgia: Jazzing it up in 1979

09:35 12 February 2013

Star Memories


Kenny Ball at the Corn Exchange  February  1979


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Star Memories Kenny Ball at the Corn Exchange February 1979 Neg 65859

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As our journey nears the end of the 70’s we come to 1979 and bring you these images.

In this weeks trip down memory lane we found images of jazz musician Kenny Ball at the Corn Exchange, the Felixstowe WI morning market and also in Felixstowe a sponsored weigh-in in support of Christian Aid. Along with these we also found pictures of pickets outside the unemployment office in Ipswich, a cheque presentation from the Murrayside club and the Ipswich Sea Angling Association dinner and presentations.

Are you in any of these pictures? Drop us a line.

If you have any memories you wish to share with Star readers, email us at starnews@archant.co.uk

To buy a copy of one of these photos, select the myphotos24 link top left.

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