Guy Fawkes Day Newswire

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  1. Martin Murray tests hi mettle ahead of Montle carlo bout by squaring...Read the original story w/Photo

    13 min ago |

    "PICK on someone your own size" warns Martin Murray as he squares up to Titan ahead of his world title eliminator in Monte Carlo this weekend. The 8ft silver giant, which has shared a stage with Rhianna as well as appearing on the X-Factor, gave two free performances in Church Square, where thousands of families turned out to watch.


  2. Hot tickets going fast for Bonfire NightRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Burnley Express

    In just one day last week, the Burnley Mechanics sold 200 tickets for the event at Towneley Park on Wednesday, November 5th. Tickets are available from the Mechanics, Towneley Hall and St Peter's and Padiham leisure centres.


  3. Stay safe on Bonfire NightRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester News

    STAY safe on bonfire night, is the message from Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service as residents prepare to celebrate on Wednesday, November 5. Station Commander Alan Haley said: "We encourage people to go to an organised event as this is by far the safest option. "We do recognise that many people will holding their own parties and we want to remind them of some simple safety tips to help avoid injury or damage."


  4. Gunpowder, treason and caviar - selling out in Westminster, Guido styleRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Spectator

    If you're going to sell out to the establishment, you might as well do so on an industrial scale. As the PM told the Guido Fawkes blog's ten -ear anniversary party at the Institute of Directors last night, via video link, 'what better way' to celebrate 'rejecting' the cosy political classes than a posh dinner of caviar and champagne in the heart of Westminster.


  5. Remember, remember, hedgehogs in NovemberRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Northumberland Today

    Northumberland Wildlife Trust is urging members of the public to look out for hiding hedgehogs before they light their fires this Bonfire Night. At this time of year, hedgehogs start looking for places to hibernate and, to a hog, an unlit bonfire is the equivalent to a five-star hotel.


  6. CambridgeNews published Hertfordshire police warn against Halloween and Bonfire Night...Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cambridge Evening News

    The county force has issued a warning to residents enjoying the festivities to avoid upsetting neighbours, the elderly and vulnerable people with anti-social behaviour. Parents have been told to make sure their children are accompanied by adults and children to keep their "tricks" safe.


  7. ARE you planning a fireworks display to celebrate Bonfire Night in the Warrington area?Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    If you would like your event to be publicised by the Warrington Guardian send brief details to reporter David Morgan at


  8. Police and council plan Halloween and Guy Fawkes Night blitzRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Braintree and Witham Times

    On Halloween itself - Friday, 31 October - a Stay Safe operation is planned for the Tilbury area and including the council's troubled families, anti-social behaviour housing teams and police officers. The housing department's anti-social behaviour team is working with the housing enforcement team, housing fraud, its private housing team, and its CCTV team, to run joint patrols over the Halloween and Guy Fawkes weekend.


  9. More than 70 Hong Kong government websites 'under attack from Anonymous hackers'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | South China Morning Post

    A protester in Hong Kong wearing a Guy Fawkes mask. Supporters of the Anonymous movement have adopted the mask as their emblem.


  10. When do bonfire night fireworks start on Plymouth Hoe?Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Plymouth Evening Herald

    The event will take place on The Hoe on Wednesday November 5, with visitors being able to enjoy fairground rides, food and drink from 4pm. Entertainment, courtesy of Heart FM, will take place from 6pm on the grass area of The Hoe in front of the Royal Citadel.


  11. Final call for tickets as Alexandra Palace Fireworks Festival set to sell outRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ham and High

    If you are hoping to get a glimpse of the biggest fireworks display in north London, it's time to get a move on as 70 per cent of tickets for the festivities at Alexandra Palace have gone. Tickets to the bier festival which runs alongside it in the Palace, and for ice skating sessions on the night, have also sold out.


  12. Guy Fawkes a boom for Hell PizzaRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    The company, known for its offbeat marketing campaigns, announced today it would be selling fireworks over the Guy Fawkes period - including with home delivery. While a hot kitchen mixed with explosives might seem like a recipe for disaster, Hell Pizza director Stuart McMullin said every possible precaution had been taken to ensure safety.


  13. Teenager burnt by exploding aerosol hopes to highlight fire safety this Bonfire NightRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Wirral Globe

    Group manager Paul Murphy, 14-year-old Keegan Morton and consultant surgeon Adel Fattah. Picture by Chris Phillips, Merseyside Fire & Rescue Service A WIRRAL teenager who received burns to his face when an aerosol can thrown onto a fire exploded hopes his ordeal will discourage others from taking risks this Bonfire Night.


  14. Hell delivers pizza and pyrotechnicsRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Scoop

    Working with New Zealand's leading fireworks designers and producers, Hell has commissioned the production of almost 35,000kg of high quality 'Hellfire' explosives and will become the first NZ business to deliver fireworks direct to customers' doorsteps. Hell General manager Ben Cumming says the cracking promotion delivers Hell customers another unexpected experience that "you wouldn't get from your average run-of-the-mill pizza shop".


  15. A 400 Reward Offered For Return Of Missing Family PetRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | News

    1 policeman on scene #hopeallok This roadsign hanging over Stansty Road @wrexham on the A483S bridge reported 9am to highways, still there 5.30pm PIC: Just updated our A483/A55 roadworks guide with todays news - daytime closure of A55 lane as well as A483 nights Anybody else in Bradley @wrexham not have their black bin emptied today? We've also lost our recycling bag in the wind We did say earlier the forecast was the wind would calm down nowish but its still blowing a hooley outside! With Bonfire Night just weeks ago, a reminder to buy your fireworks from licensed traders has been issued: Jook is an 11 month staffy and he has been missing since the 10th October 2014 from his garden / home in Plas Madoc.


  16. WICKER carnival squibber made specially by the Somerset Willow Company for this year's parade.Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | This is The West Country

    THE organisers of Bridgwater Carnival are promising that the weekend's celebrations will start with a bang this year with a massive firework display. In the build-up to the display children from St Mary's Primary and Elmwood Schools will also be getting in on the fun with a special lantern parade.


  17. Actors' NET of Bucks County to Present EQUIVOCATION, 10/31-11/16Read the original story

    20 hrs ago |

    Shakespeare made his living writing timeless plays. But what if his life and those of his acting troupe were imperiled by his next work in progress? That is the dilemma conjured up in playwright Bill Cain 's brilliant, acclaimed play, Equivocation - being performed weekends October 31 to November 16 by ActorsNET in celebration of Shakespeare's 450th birthday year.


  18. The wrap: Six of the best in Warrington in our round-up of news from October 21Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Warrington Guardian

    STRUGGLING on this gloomy Tuesday? Well fear not. Distract yourself from the dreadful wind and rain that has hit the town with our daily dose of the wrap.


  19. Bonfire Night and firework displays: see what's happening across Dorset and the New ForestRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Bournemouth Echo

    BONFIRE night is just around the corner and there's a host of events taking place right across Dorset and the New Forest to light up your nights. Displays kick off from October 31 and stretch right across until Saturday, November 8, so you're guaranteed to find the right one for you.


  20. Hillsborough officer 'not leant on'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | BBC News

    A former police inspector who was on duty during the Hillsborough disaster has denied he was "leant on" to ensure his account "toed the party line". Mark George QC, who represents 22 of the victims' families, said the first did not mention alcohol, while the second, dated a week later, said fans were "the worse for drink".