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Days Gone By: Are you pictured in our gallery from Murrayfield Primary School in 1984?

PUBLISHED: 07:00 09 April 2018

Chicken was on the menu for the banquet. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

Chicken was on the menu for the banquet. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

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Plenty of fun and food was had at Murrayfield Primary School in Ipswich when pupils dressed up for a medieval banquet in 1984.

Pupils drink from chalices. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLPupils drink from chalices. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

These pictures, taken by one of our photographers on the day, show the many pupils who dressed up for the event.

Children enjoying the medieval banquet at Murrayfield Junior School in 1984. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLChildren enjoying the medieval banquet at Murrayfield Junior School in 1984. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

There was certainly no effort spared in creating the homemade costumes and hats and the children look as though they thoroughly enjoyed the chance to feast on some medieval delicacies, with the banquet including chicken drumsticks while pupils drank from chalices.

No effort was spared with the costumes. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLNo effort was spared with the costumes. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

One pupil also played a medieval trumpet for his peers as part of the day of activities.

Can you spot yourself or one of your school friends in this picture? Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLCan you spot yourself or one of your school friends in this picture? Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

Did you go to Murrayfield Primary School, in Nacton Road, in the 1980s?

The pupils tuck into their medieval lunch at Murrayfield Primary School. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLThe pupils tuck into their medieval lunch at Murrayfield Primary School. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

Can you spot yourself or someone you know in these pictures taken in 1984?

A pupil plays a medieval trumpet. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLA pupil plays a medieval trumpet. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

To reveal the names of someone in the photographs, or to share your memories of the day with us, email our picture desk at suffolkpicturedesk@archant.co.uk

Extravagant hats surround the table.  Picture: RICHARD SNASDELLExtravagant hats surround the table. Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL


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