The rain failed to dampen the flames yesterday evening as Eastbourne Bonfire Society put on yet another fantastic procession, bonfire and fireworks display.
The group started the festivites at The Crown and Anchor, where the first torch procession started at 7.30pm going east to Treasure Island before returning to the pub. The second procession then traveled west past the Bandstand and towards the bonfire on the beach. All of this was accompanied with fire juggling and circus performances and the night climaxed with the lighting of the bonfire and a fireworks display, not to mention a drum off on the beach. Don’t miss out on all the latest breaking news where you live. Here are four ways you can be sure you’ll be amongst the first to know what’s going on. 1) Make our website your homepage at www.eastbourneherald.co.uk/ 2) Like our Facebook page at Text to display 3) Follow us on Twitter @Eastbournenews 4) Register with us by clicking on ‘sign in’ (top right corner). You can then receive our daily newsletter AND add your point of view to stories that you read here. And do share with your family and friends - so they don’t miss out! The Eastbourne Herald - always the first with your local news. Be part of it.