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From the archives: Diss church play scheme in the 1980s

PUBLISHED: 08:20 24 June 2019 | UPDATED: 08:29 24 June 2019

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

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Baking, making and those newfangled things called computers - there was always lots to do.

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss has hosted fun activities for generations - with many of the activities involving getting stuck in and trying your hand at things.

These photographs from our archives show children getting messy and baking in the 1980s - hopefully you might recognise someone, perhaps yourself!

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

Others are making things, painting, singing and waiting for storytime. And one group can be seen getting to grips with a then high-tech BBC computer. We have come a technological long way since then.

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 28 July 1986. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant Library

The church play scheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church play scheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant Library

The church playscheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant LibraryThe church playscheme in Diss, 24 July 1984. Photo: Archant Library

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