Bonfire Prayers

Remember, remember the Fifth of November The Gunpowder Treason and plot, I see no reason why Gunpowder Treason Should

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Sussex By The Sea

Now is the time for marching Now let your hearts be gay Hark to the merry bugles Sounding along our way

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2011 July Archive - Lewes Bonfire Night Celebrations

Bonfire Poem

July 29, 2011 at 11:17 pm by v

Fireworks light up the dark Sussex skies
Flaming Banner ablaze, a magnificent sight
Costumes of many brighten up the Continue reading…

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Bonfire Night / Event Dates 2011

July 27, 2011 at 4:36 pm by v

I have made life easy for all you bonfire night celebration anoraks out there, I have listed all the 2011 Sussex Bonfire Celebrations and some other lewes bonfire society related event dates in chronological order, all are subject to change, Continue reading…

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Bonfire Night Movies

July 24, 2011 at 7:33 pm by v

Here you will find basic details of my favorite bonfire night related video uploaded to youtube, click the link and it will redirect you to my bonfire night youtube video/movie account in a new pop up window. Continue reading…

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Guy Fawkes Images

July 22, 2011 at 2:16 pm by v

Very little is known of Guy Fawkes (sometimes known as Guido Faux) early manhood but some idea of the complexity of his character can be judged from the fact that Guy Fawkes was willing to blow the King and their Lordships to Continue reading…

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Fireworks : Firework Display

July 20, 2011 at 8:38 pm by v

FIREWORK DISPLAY GENERAL SAFETY INFORMATION

If you are organising a firework display for the first time, its recommended you obtain a copy of the HSE publication “Giving Your Own Firework Display and How to run and fire it safely Continue reading…

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Understanding The Bonfires

July 18, 2011 at 8:47 pm by v

The following article goes some way in explaining the reasons behind an effigy or tableaux, that some Bonfire Societies create and use in their bonfire night celebrations and the origin of the bonfire night celebration. Continue reading…

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Bonfires Famous And Infamous

July 18, 2011 at 7:03 pm by v

Of Bonfires, Famous And Infamous.
The Catholic Herald calls Protestantism “the battle cry of murderers”
Professor Arthur Noble. Continue reading…

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Lewes Martyrs Suffering

July 18, 2011 at 6:43 pm by v

THE LESSON OF LEWES AND ITS RELEVANCE TODAY
Adapted by Professor Arthur Noble from Rev. F.J. Hamilton, D.D.: “Why the Lewes Martyrs suffered”

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King James Bible

July 17, 2011 at 6:31 pm by v

In 1604, King James I of England authorized that a new translation of the Bible into English be started. It was finished in 1611, just 85 years after the first translation of the New Testament into English appeared (Tyndale, 1526). Continue reading…

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Lewes Bonfire Night Fun Facts

July 6, 2011 at 6:42 pm by v

The figures below are very rough estimates on my part, and are not to be taken as gospel, but are there purely to give an idea of the size and scale of the Lewes Bonfire Night Celebrations. Continue reading…

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