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Do you recognise these faces from a lost Bury St Edmunds landmark?

Do you recognise these faces from a lost Bury St Edmunds landmark?

Do you recognise these faces from a lost Bury St Edmunds landmark?

17 February 2020

Pictures revive memories of cafe which was a fixture of the town for 73 years.


Looking for a gift? Check out these blasts from the past hitting shelves near you

Looking for a gift? Check out these blasts from the past hitting shelves near you

Looking for a gift? Check out these blasts from the past hitting shelves near you

13 December 2019

Find out which of the greatest gifts from previous decades are making a comeback this christmas...


NOSTALGIA: Sugar beet factory, Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds

NOSTALGIA: Sugar beet factory, Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds

NOSTALGIA: Sugar beet factory, Hollow Road, Bury St Edmunds

13 January 2019

Picture from the Spanton Jarman collection showing the construction of Bury's sugar beet factory in 1925


NOSTALGIA: William Silas Spanton, a picture from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: William Silas Spanton, a picture from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: William Silas Spanton, a picture from the Spanton Jarman collection

08 December 2018

William Silas Spanton - a picture from Bury St Edmunds' Spanton Jarman collection


NOSTALGIA: Crowds flocked to see a hot air balloon take off from Bury in 1896

NOSTALGIA: Crowds flocked to see a hot air balloon take off from Bury in 1896

NOSTALGIA: Crowds flocked to see a hot air balloon take off from Bury in 1896

02 December 2018

Crowds flocked to see a balloon take off from the Abbey Gardens, in Bury St Edmunds, in 1896 - from the Spanton Jarman collection


NOSTALGIA: 49-52 Abbeygate Street 1870-1890, from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: 49-52 Abbeygate Street 1870-1890, from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: 49-52 Abbeygate Street 1870-1890, from the Spanton Jarman collection

04 November 2018

Picture from the Spanton Jarman collection showing Abbeygate Street, Bury St Edmunds, at the end of the 19th century


NOSTALGIA: Linnet House, Southgate Street

NOSTALGIA: Linnet House, Southgate Street

NOSTALGIA: Linnet House, Southgate Street

30 September 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection features a prominent residence in Southgate Street, Bury


NOSTALGIA: Miss Spanton's wedding

NOSTALGIA: Miss Spanton's wedding

NOSTALGIA: Miss Spanton's wedding

23 September 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection is from 1870 and features a family wedding


NOSTALGIA: Pageant group at Hengrave Hall, 1907

NOSTALGIA: Pageant group at Hengrave Hall, 1907

NOSTALGIA: Pageant group at Hengrave Hall, 1907

04 August 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection shows a number of cast members of the Bury pageant at Hengrave Hall in 1907


NOSTALGIA: Pictures from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Pictures from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Pictures from the Spanton Jarman collection

21 July 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection is of Chevington Grove, a substantial Queen Anne house.


NOSTALGIA: Suffolk Hunt meet at Buxhall Vale

NOSTALGIA: Suffolk Hunt meet at Buxhall Vale

NOSTALGIA: Suffolk Hunt meet at Buxhall Vale

14 July 2018

A picture from the Spanton Jarman collection of the Suffolk Hunt meeting at Buxhall Vale, Buxhall


NOSTALGIA: Windmill at Barton Mills

NOSTALGIA: Windmill at Barton Mills

NOSTALGIA: Windmill at Barton Mills

23 June 2018

This latest picture from the Spanton Jarman collection features a now demolished mill at Barton Mills


NOSTALGIA: Street Farm, Bardwell

NOSTALGIA: Street Farm, Bardwell

NOSTALGIA: Street Farm, Bardwell

16 June 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection features Street Farm, Bardwell.


NOSTALGIA: St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds

NOSTALGIA: St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds

NOSTALGIA: St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds

09 June 2018

This week's picture from the Spanton Jarman collection is of St Mary's Church, Bury St Edmunds.


NOSTALGIA: Mr & Mrs Charters and their motor car – from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Mr & Mrs Charters and their motor car – from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Mr & Mrs Charters and their motor car – from the Spanton Jarman collection

25 February 2018

Mr & Mrs Charters lived at Brooke House, in Manor Lane, Horringer. Before World War Two they owned one of the four motor cars in the village; an elegant Rolls Royce. Can anyone identify the model?


NOSTALGIA: Pupils bold as brass with masterclass

NOSTALGIA: Pupils bold as brass with masterclass

NOSTALGIA: Pupils bold as brass with masterclass

25 February 2018

This picture from 2008 is of trumpet soloist Mark Kesel, centre, filling Stowmarket Middle School’s gym with the sound of music, with help from youngsters at the school.


NOSTALGIA: Almshouses at Hawstead – from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Almshouses at Hawstead – from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Almshouses at Hawstead – from the Spanton Jarman collection

18 February 2018

These almshouses in Hawstead were provided for the village by Philip Metcalfe, a prominent village landowner.


NOSTALGIA: Fornham All Saints, accident at Causeway Bridge 1890 - from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Fornham All Saints, accident at Causeway Bridge 1890 - from the Spanton Jarman collection

NOSTALGIA: Fornham All Saints, accident at Causeway Bridge 1890 - from the Spanton Jarman collection

28 January 2018

Work being undertaken to extend the Lark Navigation System with a new lock and bridge at the Tollgate Inn created a traffic diversion at Fornham All Saints.


NOSTALGIA: Bobby Charlton comes to town

NOSTALGIA: Bobby Charlton comes to town

NOSTALGIA: Bobby Charlton comes to town

28 January 2018

This picture was when Bobby Charlton came to Bury St Edmunds in 1993 to promote his sports school he was holding there in the summer.


NOSTALGIA: Reader gets unique experience

NOSTALGIA: Reader gets unique experience

NOSTALGIA: Reader gets unique experience

11 November 2017

Following a piece in the Bury Free Press on Thursday, April 3, 1969, that said a four-engine World War Two Lancaster bomber had temporarily landed at Lavenham Airfield, reader Mike Baker, from Hopton, could not miss the opportunity.


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