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Are you in our photos from Felixstowe’s Bandbox nightclub in 2004 in Days Gone By?

PUBLISHED: 18:00 20 November 2020

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

Did you enjoy nights out at the Bandbox club in Felixstowe back in 2004?

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

The nightspot on Bent Hill was a popular place to be in the early 2000s, with people queuing up outside waiting to get in.

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

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It was featured in the Ipswich Star’s Caught Out column after our photographer went along for an evening in 2004 and took photos of friends meeting up, relaxing and enjoying a drink.

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

Can you recognise yourself or any of your friends or family in the photos?

Caught out at The Bandbox Felixstowe

Pic Lucy Taylor
ES 5 03 04Caught out at The Bandbox Felixstowe Pic Lucy Taylor ES 5 03 04

The Bandbox and Splitz bar were based in part of the former Grand Hotel, one of the resort’s landmark buildings, which dates back to the 1890s.

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

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The Grand bar and restaurant is now based in the part of the historic building which was formerly the Bandbox, although it has had to close during lockdown.

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

If these photos bring back memories, email judy.rimmer@archant.co.uk. To order photos, visit archantsuffolk.newsprints.co.uk or call Diane Townsend on 01603 772449.

An evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANTAn evening out at The Bandbox, Felixstowe in 2004 Picture: LUCY TAYLOR/ARCHANT

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