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Gallery: What is your favourite topping? We look back at pancake day photos as Suffolk marks Shrove Tuesday

15:30 04 March 2014

Flipping fun! Lowestoft pub landladies tossing pancakes on the Marina Theatre stage, on March 2, 1990

Flipping fun! Lowestoft pub landladies tossing pancakes on the Marina Theatre stage, on March 2, 1990


Can you spot your younger self in one of our archive pancake day photos?


We have trawled through our stores to find some flipping great photos of pancake races, youngsters eating delicious creations and cooks creating the perfect pancake.

And here they are.

What are you doing to mark Shrove Tuesday? Are you taking part in a race? Or do you have an unusual topping to share with readers?

Send your recipes and photos to us via iwitness24.



The entrance to PPG Industries in Stowmarket. (File image from 2012)

Two males believed to be from Afghanistan have been arrested on immigration offences in Stowmarket this morning.

Airman 1st Class Darren Phillips, 48th Equipment Maintenance Squadron crew chief at RAF Lakenheath, who died in a motorcycle accident

A memorial service for a 20-year-old US Air Force airman who died after a crash near Barton Mills is being held.

Police attended to the incident

A car has crashed into a house in Bury St Edmunds and destroyed a fish tank.

Woodbridge Shuck Shellfish Festival

If you’d like to treat your tastebuds this weekend, you’re in the right place.

Dr John Ashdown-Hill from Lawford is made an MBE by Queen Elizabeth II at Buckingham Palace.  Photo: Anthony Devlin/PA Wire

A historian who was instrumental in the discovery of Richard III’s remains has today been presented with an MBE.

Miss Teen Suffolk Emma Collingridge who is opening Framlingham Sausagefest, with orgainsers Jenny Stockman and Richard Harrison.

Organisers behind Framlingham’s annual SausageFest have said they are expecting a record number of visitors to the event tomorrow.

Police are investigating the incident

Police have issued CCTV images of three people they are keen to identify following a theft from a Co-op supermarket in Felixstowe

The River Alde from Snape looking towards the sea.

Consultation will start next month on proposals for the future management of one of Suffolk’s most precious but vulnerable estuaries.

Police attended the accident

Emergency services have been called to a crash between a car and a cyclist in Colchester.

The Robin Hood Country Show will feature a jousting display.

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