Cliffe Bonfire Society CBS : Lewes
Formed 1853. Motto : Nulli Secundus.
First Pioneers : Vikings, Smugglers : Black And White.
Cliffe Bonfire Society (CBS) Firesite : Ham Lane, Lewes.
Website : www.cliffebonfire.com
For timings of the processions, fireworks etc of the Cliffe Bonfire Society bonfire night celebrations, Visit any worthy newsagent, shop, pub or pop along to the High Street on any Saturday in Lewes in the three weeks leading up to the celebrations or early afternoon on the day, or visit the Cliffe Bonfire Society website and buy a programme, you will be helping to raise funds for CBS in doing so. Makes for interesting reading as well.
The 7 Lewes Bonfire Societies
My Heart's In The Bonfire
Warm Welcome to Lewes, Farewell to elsewheres,
The birth-place of Bonfire,The small town that dares;
Wherever I wander, Wherever I rove,
The hills of the Bonfire for ever I love.