Throwback Thursday: Radio One Roadshow and Crown pools in August 1997

Big crowds taking over Christchurch Park for the Radio One Roadshow Picture: ANDY PARSONS

Big crowds taking over Christchurch Park for the Radio One Roadshow Picture: ANDY PARSONS - Credit: ANDY PARSONS

It’s time to look back into our archives, this time to August 1997, in our weekly series Throwback Thursday.

Did you go to the Radio One Roadshow in 1997? Picture: ANDY PARSONS

Did you go to the Radio One Roadshow in 1997? Picture: ANDY PARSONS - Credit: ANDY PARSONS

To start, we head over to Christchurch Park, Ipswich, and the popular BBC Radio One Roadshow where thousands of people watched and listened to an assortment of live music and entertainment.

Just a few enjoying a night out at Libertys Picture: ARCHANT

Just a few enjoying a night out at Libertys Picture: ARCHANT - Credit: ARCHANT

Next we head over to one of the most popular night clubs between the 80s and 90s, Libertys, where our photographer captured the scenes.

Children enjoying arts and crafts activites at Christchurch Mansion Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

Children enjoying arts and crafts activites at Christchurch Mansion Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL - Credit: RICHARD SNASDELL

An arts and crafts day was held at Christchurch Mansion to entertain children with many creating prints of their own designs.

Crown Pools getting the inflatables out for the children on their school holidays Picture: ANDREW H

Crown Pools getting the inflatables out for the children on their school holidays Picture: ANDREW HENDRY - Credit: ANDREW HENDRY

Crown Pools got the inflatables and toys out to allow children a day of fun splashing around in the pool during their school holidays.

One of the many activities at the Ipswich Town open day Picture: ANDREW HENDRY

One of the many activities at the Ipswich Town open day Picture: ANDREW HENDRY - Credit: ANDREW HENDRY

And finally, ahead of the new season, Ipswich Town held their open day, hosting a number of activites and allowing fans to watch an open training session.

Chantry High School students receiving their GCSE Results Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL

Chantry High School students receiving their GCSE Results Picture: RICHARD SNASDELL - Credit: RICHARD SNASDELL

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