Days Gone By: Memories from Saturday Superstore filming at Christchurch Park in 1984

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Are you among the many people pictured from the filming of Saturday Superstore at Christchurch Park in 1984?

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

In 1984, the BBC show Saturday Superstore came to Christchurch Park in Ipswich to film an episode.

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

The spectacle attracted a huge crowd of people who flocked to the park to witness the show being filmed.

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Pictures captured on the day show host Keith Chegwin task the contestants with plenty of games and challenges put on at the park, with Ipswich Town player Terry Butcher a special guest for the show.

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Saturday Superstore was a children’s television series first broadcast on British television in 1982, and ran until 1987. It was shown on Saturday mornings with presenters including Mike Read, Sarah Greene, Keith Chegwin and John Craven.

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Do you remember when Christchurch Park was the set of Saturday Superstore over 30 years ago?

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Did you attend the filming or do you recognise anyone pictured in this gallery? To share your memories with us, email suffolkpicturedesk@archant.co.uk

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON

Keith Chegwin and friends at Christchurch Park in 1984. Picture: PAUL NIXON - Credit: Archant

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