School harvest festival memories - Are you in our Days Gone By gallery?
PUBLISHED: 18:00 07 October 2020
What are your memories of school harvest festivals? Did you take in produce from the garden or a few well-chosen tins?
Today we are looking back at these seasonal celebrations - which have been a key element of the autumn term for generations of Suffolk pupils.
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Often, youngsters have been involved in donating food items to elderly people and others in the area, joining forces with East Anglia’s churches and community groups.
And harvest festivals always offer a great opportunity for children to learn more about where their food comes from, tracing its journey from farm to plate.
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Do you recognise yourself or any of your friends or family in our photos of past festivals from around the area?
If these photos bring back memories, email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to Judy Rimmer, Newsroom, 120 Princes Street, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP1 1RS.
Order photos via our website or call Diane Townsend on 01603 772449.
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