Are you in these pictures from Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979?

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

In 1979, the community of Nacton came together to enjoy the Murrayside Pop Festival at the youth club.

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

These pictures captured on the day show crowds of people enjoying the event as numerous bands performed at the community centre on Nacton Road.

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

The venue is now Murrayside Learning Centre, run by Realise Futures, and offers a number of learning and development courses to adults.

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

The courses available are in five areas - maths and English, computers and technology, skills for work, health and well-being, and family learning.

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

Can you spot yourself or someone you know in the pictures we have found in our archive?

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant


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Do you remember attending the Pop Festival at the Murrayside Youth Club 30 plus years ago, or do you recognise anybody in these pictures?

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

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The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

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The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979

The Murrayside Pop Festival in 1979 - Credit: Archant

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