... BONFIRE NIGHT. James Webb and George Law, young men of Fairford, were charged with unlawfully assisting in making ls , nfires, in the Market-place and at the bottom of the Bull yard, on the night off the sth November last. Webb was also charged with ...

Published: Saturday 18 December 1886
Newspaper: Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard
County: Gloucestershire, England
Type: Article | Words: 121 | Page: 3, 4 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT AT REIGATE. The Fifth of November celebrations were on a > much less extensive scale in the senior ward of the Borough than in the junior. The sinews of i war were not readily forthcoming for one thing and for another, Reigatonians do net ...

Published: Saturday 07 November 1891
Newspaper: Surrey Mirror
County: Surrey, England
Type: Article | Words: 397 | Page: 5 | Tags: none


... ACCIDENTS ON BONFIRE NIGHT. On Monday night at about nine o'clock horse attached to a light spring cart was being driven down the East Heath-road when it took fright at tbe flaring lights on the stalls stationed there. It swerved across the road, and ...

Published: Saturday 12 November 1898
Newspaper: Hampstead & Highgate Express
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1076 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT PREPARATIONS AT REIGATE. A public meeting was held connection with the Reigate Bonfire Society, in the lower room of the Town Hall, on Tuesday evening last. There was a large attendance, and amongst those on the platform were Councillors ...

Published: Saturday 26 September 1891
Newspaper: Surrey Mirror
County: Surrey, England
Type: Article | Words: 923 | Page: 5 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT IN LIVERPOOL. Monday night was what is known among i«J race of Irish bonfire night, being the of an historical event which occurred in t days ot Ireland, but which is still the 23rd of Juue each year by the native 6* of that country. The ...

Published: Wednesday 25 June 1884
Newspaper: Liverpool Echo
County: Lancashire, England
Type: Article | Words: 200 | Page: 4 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT. Ten o'clock has b-en fixed as the hour for the s>mnltaneouß lighting of bonfires throughout the United Kingdom on the night cf Jnne 22. A first list published containing the names over peaks, and hills Great Britain, on which banfires will ...

Published: Thursday 27 May 1897
Newspaper: Cornishman
County: Cornwall, England
Type: Article | Words: 48 | Page: 2 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT. All round the bonfires blazing, Keeping up old customs dear. Young and old around them gather. With a hope to meet next year. Brightly shines the waving fsuthogs A« it’s carried and fro: Plain are heard (he cheers of gladness Simple hearts ...

Published: Saturday 16 July 1898
Newspaper: Weekly Freeman's Journal
County: Dublin, Republic of Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 207 | Page: 11 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT. To the Editor of the (Wordslitre Weekly New. SIR, —May I ask through the medium of your valuable paper whether it is not possible for the amusement of our young people to have a bonfire and fireworks on the Common, or some other palce ...

Published: Wednesday 03 November 1880
Newspaper: Oxfordshire Weekly News
County: Oxfordshire, England
Type: Article | Words: 1954 | Page: 5 | Tags: none

a row on bonfire night

... row on bonfire night. John Willis and Hesry Wickens, of Burgess Hill, were summoned for assaulting Thomas Leeney, at Hassocks, on Nov. sth.—The complainant said that when between Keymer and Hassocks he met the Bonfire Boys and joined with them and carried ...

Published: Tuesday 24 November 1891
Newspaper: Sussex Agricultural Express
County: Sussex, England
Type: Article | Words: 510 | Page: 3 | Tags: none


... BONFIRE NIGHT IN SOUTH DONEGAL, IzUv'ty pleasing to find that this old custom is still dong Ssnth Donegal withacommend* able conservatism. On the night of the 23rd, despite the thickness of tbs mirk, which must have hid from view very many fires, a brilliant ...

Published: Friday 25 June 1897
Newspaper: Derry Journal
County: Londonderry, Northern Ireland
Type: Article | Words: 477 | Page: 1 | Tags: none