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Looking back to Copleston High School's fun day in 1990

PUBLISHED: 07:00 31 August 2017

Children had fun taking part in throwing wet sponges at those in the stocks

Children had fun taking part in throwing wet sponges at those in the stocks

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In 1990, Copleston High School in Ipswich opened it's doors and put on fun day for families and members of the community to enjoy.

An unlucky volunteer takes a soaking in the stocksAn unlucky volunteer takes a soaking in the stocks

There were a number of activities on offer to keep both children and adults entertained, including face painting, bouncy castles and slides.

The event attracted a large crowd of all agesThe event attracted a large crowd of all ages

There was also the chance to throw wet sponges at several unlucky volunteers who had been held in the stocks.

Face painting was one of many activities on offerFace painting was one of many activities on offer

These pictures from the day show people of all ages taking part in the games and events held on the school field, as well as a live performance from youngsters playing steelpans in front of the crowds.

A floral display from the dayA floral display from the day

Do you remember going to the fun day at Copleston High School 27 years ago and getting involved with the fun and games?

Children playing steeldrums to the crowdChildren playing steeldrums to the crowd

Can you spot yourself or someone you know in the pictures?

Children perform for visitors to the fun dayChildren perform for visitors to the fun day

To share your own pictures and memories from the day with us, email our picture desk.

The warm weather was accompanied by the tradition Caribbean sound of the steelpanThe warm weather was accompanied by the tradition Caribbean sound of the steelpan

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