Memories of Bonfire Night in Christchurch Park from 1995

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Thousands of people are set to descend on Christchurch Park in Ipswich on Saturday for the town’s annual firework spectacular - but did you attend the event in 1995?

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

It will be the 46th year of the event in the town, and is expected to be enjoyed as much as ever by guests young and old.

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

In celebration, we delved into our photo archive and found these pictures from the event in 1995.

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Entertainment on the night included a funfair full of rides, a bonfire, live music and games for the crowd to enjoy.

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Gates to this year’s event open at 6pm, with the firework display setting off at 8pm. A funfair, stalls and a bar will remain open until 10pm.

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Did you go along to the Christchurch Park firework display in 1995?

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

If you can spot yourself or someone you know in these pictures, or to share your own photographs and memories with us, email our picture desk.

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations

Huge crowds gathered at Christchurch Park in 1995 for the Bonfire Night celebrations - Credit: Archant