ON THIS DAY .. In 1998 the first episode of Dawson’s Creek aired.

Rewind to today in 1998 when the first episode of Dawson’s Creek aired.

If the names Dawson, Jen, Joey and Pacey spark a pang of nostalgia in you, it’s because you probably spent the late nineties and early noughties glued to your TV watching Dawson’s Creek, which first aired 20 years ago today.

Revolving around the fictional lives of a close-knit group of friends beginning in high school and continuing in college, the charming series perfectly captured all the awkwardness and wonder which comes with being a young adult. Launching the careers of Katie Holmes, Joshua Jackson and Michelle Williams, it also had a banging theme tune in the form of Paula Cole’s I Don’t Wanna Wait