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Visitors take a white-knuckle ride on the Round Up attraction in 1985 at Pleasurewood Hills. Picture: Archant.

Do you have old photographs you would like to share with others or do you simply enjoy viewing snapshots of bygone days from the Lowestoft and Beccles areas?

Almost 10,000 books have gone missing from Suffolk libraries since 2014. Picture: GREGG BROWN

Nearly 10,000 books, CDs and DVDs have gone missing from Suffolk libraries in three years, new figures show.

Suffolk County Council
Suffolk Record Office is putting on a display of 20th and 21st century entertainment in Lowestoft.

Display showcases 20th century entertainment in Lowestoft

Lowestoft Museum is set to open this Easter and has a new collection of postcards and period costumes.

PHOTO: Nick Butcher

Lowestoft Museum trustees have written to Waveney District Council outlining their concerns over proposals to transfer the museum building and some of its collection to new parish and town councils from April.

Waveney District Council
Dagenham evacuees arrive at Lowestoft. Their story features in a book by Gillian Mawson entitled Voices from the Past: Britain’s Wartime Evacuees

Thousands of children were evacuated from London to Lowestoft during the Second World War but all that changed just a year later amid fears the east coast was a target for German invasion.

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