JOIN the Daily Echo as it focuses on pictures from a month in the past – this week being June 1990.

Plenty of carnivals were enjoyed by locals including Bitterne, Copythorne, West End and more.

Su Pollard posed for pictures in WH Smith, Southampton, where she was signing copies of her book Hearts and Showers: A Girl’s Own Story.

While the events pictured were taking place locally, here’s what was transpiring on the national stage:

June 1

An Army recruit was shot dead and two others injured a gunman in Lichfield, Staffordshire. The attacker was thought to have been a member of the IRA.

June 7

West Germany , Italy and France lifted the bans on British Beef that were put into place during the BSE outbreak.

June 14

Plans for a high-speed rail link between London and the Channel Tunnel was scraped .