JOIN the Daily Echo on another trip down memory lane with pictures from July 2000.

As well as the obligatory summer fetes and carnivals, there were sports tournaments, fundraisers and Ofsted reports.

Television presenter Phillip Schofield visited Totton to open the new Linden Homes office where he was met by children from Rose Road.

While the events captured in these images were taking place locally, this is what was happening nationally:

July 14

Reality television game show Big Brother first aired on Channel 4. Craig Phillips went on to be crowned as winner.

July 17

The body of 6-year-old Sarah Payne was found in West Sussex. She had gone missing sixteen days earlier.

July 20

Rioting broke out in Brixton, London, after armed police shot 29-year-old Derek Bennett dead. 27 people were arrested and three police officers were injured.