One of the UK's largest travelling theme parks is coming to Ipswich, with a Dinosaur Invasion Day over the bank holiday.

'Funpark' will be setting up in Chantry Park from this Saturday (May 18) to Sunday, June 9.

The event in Ipswich was previously held at Alderman Park next to Portman Road, before moving to the park on Hadleigh Road.

More than 24 rides and attractions will be on offer, including the apple coaster, Twister, freak-out, dodgems, Jet Force, Waltzer, Froggit, children's rides, and giant inflatables.

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The event works on a pay once for unlimited rides for £9.99 per person per session, with a mega band for £20 for all-day access, from 1pm to 9pm.

There will be a 'Dinosaur Invasion Day' on Sunday, May 26.

The funfair will also offer onsite food and drink, and toilets, but no alcohol is allowed inside.

The event will be open 1pm-9pm on weekends, school holidays and bank holidays, and 5pm-9pm on weekdays.

Entry is by wristband only, and there is 24-hour security on site.