Guy Fawkes Night


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Related to Guy Fawkes Night: Guy Fawkes Day, V for Vendetta
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effigies of Guy Fawkes are burned on this night

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It's half-term week and Guy Fawkes Night is approaching, so the temptation yearns for lawyers to try to work in an angle regarding health and safety to make their articles topical.
Now I want to see action on this issue before Guy Fawkes night.
There are a lot of traditional games like bobbing for apples that are associated with Guy Fawkes Night too and the whole celebration has a family feel.
The 17th century manuscript was published just a year after the Gunpowder Plot, and had been lying forgotten in a private collection until it came to light on the eve of Guy Fawkes Night.
The track do not race this Saturday due to Guy Fawkes night, so the guaranteed gross pool of pounds 20,000 is carried over to its next Saturday meeting - November 11.
There are two certain ways to put paid to Guy Fawkes Night.
THERE were Guy Fawkes night fireworks at the Odyssey Arena last night as the Belfast Giants literally fought their way to victory over Coventry.
On Guy Fawkes Night, an effigy of Guy Fawkes is usually burned on top of a bonfire.
The Guy Fawkes night bonfire provided the opportunity to burn the pages from the 30 bibles she had stolen and torn up.
Glasgow Lord Provost Sadie Docherty said: "We always aim to make our fireworks display the safest and most spectacular way to enjoy Guy Fawkes night.
Everyone knows when Christmas Day is, just as they do Hallowe'en and Guy Fawkes Night.
For once we have Guy Fawkes night falling on the most convenient day when, in most households, probably at least one person has not had to go to work, followed by a day when children do not have to go to school.
BIRMINGHAM'S main Guy Fawkes Night celebrations will go ahead without the main event - a bonfire - because of council cuts.
GUY FAWKES NIGHT The law compelling people to celebrate this day was repealed in 1859.
Calling all bonfire spotters MEMBERS of the public are urged to take up bonfire spotting in the lead up to Guy Fawkes Night, and to call 101 if they see them being built illegally on public land.