Bonfire Prayers

Remember, remember the Fifth of November The Gunpowder Treason

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Argus Press Cutting 2004

March 22, 2014 at 7:01 pm by v

Butt Of Ridicule…

This ram looks like he might need to do a speedy ewe-turn. The animal, ridden by a Papier Mache BBC reporter, was paraded through Lewes then burned as bonfires raged across Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Report 2004

March 20, 2014 at 11:12 pm by v

Bonfire This Year Was A ‘Resounding Success’…

At least 45,000 people descended on Lewes on Friday, over-crowding the narrow streets to celebrate the town’s renowned November 5 celebrations. Good weather and the event falling Continue reading…

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Press Magazine Cuttings 2004

March 19, 2014 at 10:59 pm by v

Little support from local RCs for ‘ban No Popery’ campaign…

As a Catholic born of a Catholic family, a number of whom live and freely practise their religion in Lewes, I think I can safely say that Joe O’Keefe (Express December 26) is getting things out of all Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Supp 2004

March 15, 2014 at 11:04 pm by v

Have fun on the Fifth – but do take precautions…

Lewes’s five bonfire societies take to the streets on Friday for their world-famous annual November 5 celebrations. Extra big crowds are expected this year because Friday is traditionally a Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Supp 2003

March 9, 2014 at 8:34 pm by v

The biggest bonfire night in the world…

The most spectacular Bonfire Night in the world takes place in Lewes on Wednesday, five bonfire societies will put on five separate extravaganzas, with their own parades, bonfires and Continue reading…

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Argus Press Cutting 2003

March 9, 2014 at 5:39 pm by v

Fiery spectacle seen by 35,000…

An explosion of colour lit up the Sussex sky as thousands enjoyed firework displays┬álast night. More than 35,000 people, 10,000 more than last year, flocked to the┬ábiggest bonfire party of Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Report 2003

March 8, 2014 at 4:13 pm by v

All in the best possible taste…

While threat of prosecution hangs heavy over Firle, the 2,500 members of the five Lewes bonfire societies came through Wednesday’s celebrations with their halos intact. There was Continue reading…

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Press Magazine Cuttings 2003

March 4, 2014 at 10:25 pm by v

Mayor guest at bonfire society dinner…

Lewes Mayor Cllr Barbara Riddihough was guest of honour at Waterloo Bonfire Society’s annual dinner at The White Hart attended by 120 guests and members on Saturday. Cups were presented to Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Report 2013

March 2, 2014 at 7:19 pm by v

A spectacular night with little trouble…

A strange transformation was underway on the morning of Tuesday November 5 in the normally peaceful town of Lewes. Shop fronts were boarded up. while Bonfire Boys and Girls were Continue reading…

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Sussex Express Supplement 2013

February 27, 2014 at 10:15 pm by v

A gourmet feast for the senses…

The eyes of the world will be on Lewes on November 5. The town’s Bonfire Night celebrations are the biggest in Britain and the subject of international attention. It’s a feast for the senses as the streets Continue reading…

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