Do you remember Ipswich’s old Tower Ramparts shopping centre?
PUBLISHED: 19:12 24 June 2020 | UPDATED: 11:18 25 June 2020
Today, it is known as the Sailmakers - but what do you remember of the old Tower Ramparts Shopping Centre in Ipswich?
The centre opened in 1986 to much fanfare, as pictures from our archives show - with hundreds of shoppers packing into the building to have a look around its range of stores.
Over the years, popular stores such as Littlewoods have come and gone - but today it continues to have a strong offering including Boots, Ernest Jones, HMV, Topshop and River Island.
Our photo library shows the centre has always remained popular with buyers and has hosted numerous events, such as a Miss Ipswich competition in 1988.
The centre was renamed the Sailmakers in 2015, following a revamp - but for many, the old name of Tower Ramparts is never far from their memory.
What do you remember of the old Tower Ramparts Shopping Centre? Send your memories, along with your full details, by email.
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