Firework displays 2014: The South

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Prepare to be amazed as the skies of the south are lit up by fantastic fireworks for Bonfire Night, 2014.


Check out our round-up of the very best displays the south of England has to offer, and make sure you don't miss out on a night to remember. We've done our research and here are our favourite displays across the south of England for 2014. 


Fireworks in Kent 2014 

Find some of the best firework displays in Kent with this easy guide to where and when they're on.


Bonfire and Firework Spooktacular, Kent Life

This is a display with a difference, as the bonfire will be lit by fire breathers! Fireworks and all other kinds of fun will follow.

When? Saturday 8 November, bonfire from 7pm, fireworks at 7.45pm

Where? Kent Life Lock Lane Maidstone ME14 3AU
How much? Adults£11, children £9

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Bonfire and Fireworks, Quex Park Estate, Kent

Enjoy one of Kent's biggest displays with two Pyrotechnic displays in one night. Attendees will also be treated to live music and a funfair.

When? Sunday 1 November, gates from 5pm, first fireworks from 6pm
Where? Quex Park Estate Birchington CT7 0BH
How much? Adults £8.50, children £6.50

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Fireworks Spectacular, Hope Farm Family Park

Kent's favourite firework display is back with a bang this November. Bigger, louder and better than ever, the firework displays will light up the sky like never before! There are two displays, one on the Saturday and the other on Sunday with a bonfire. Fantastic food, drink and live music until late on the Saturday.

When? Friday 31 October and Saturday 1 November, 3pm onwards, please check website for further information

Where? Hop Farm Family Park, Maidstone Road, Paddock Wood TN12 6PY
How much? £7
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Bath and Bristol fireworks 2014 

Looking for fireworks in Bath fireworks or Bristol fireworks for 2014? These are our favourite displays.


Bath Rotary Fireworks Display, Bath

Bath residents and visitors can enjoy Bath's biggest fireworks display at the Bath Recreation Ground.

When? Saturday 8 November
Where? The Bath Recreation Ground, BA2 7AY
How much? Adults £5, children £3

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Downend Fireworks, Bristol

Bundle up in your warmest coats and head to this fireworks display for an evening filled with lit up skies.

When? Friday 7 November, gates from 5.30pm, fireworks at 8pm

Where? King George V Playing Fields, Sutherland Avenue, Downend, Bristol.
How much? Family £18, for up to two adults and three children

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Family Friendly Fireworks, Bristol Zoo Gardens

Beautiful, low-noise fireworks will light up Bristol Zoo adding a sparkle to Guy Fawkes Night without the loud bangs that might frighten your little ones or the zoo animals. Hot drinks and wintery treats will also be available to buy.

When? 4, 5 and 6 November, 5pm onwards
Where? Bristol Zoo Gardens, Clifton, Bristol BS8 3HA
How much? Adults £6.75, children £5.25, under 2s free.
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Swindon, Cirencester and Cheltenham fireworks 2014

Our favourite three firework displays in the south west including Swindon, Cirencester and Cheltenham. 


The Swindon Lions Fireworks Spectacular and Fair, Swindon

The Swindon Lions Club are once again holding their annual fireworks display, including a funfair and live music.
When? Saturday 2 November, gates from 5.30pm, fireworks from 7.15pm

Where? Polo Ground, Marlborough Road, Swindon
How much? Adults £7.51, children £5.25
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Cirencester Firework Display, Cirencester, Gloucester

Get ready to see the skies of Cirencester illuminated in beautiful colours at this display.
When? Saturday 1 November, gates from 5pm, fireworks from 7pm

Where? Victoria Playing Fields, Cirencester
How much? Adults £7, children £4
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Firework Display at Cheltenham Racecourse

display is recognised as the largest in the South West region attracting
a crowd of around 10,000 people, so you'll be in good company at the
event! As well as a spectacular fireworks display there will also be a
funfair and street performers to keep attendees amused.
When? Saturday 8 November, gates from 5pm, fireworks from 7pm
Where? Cheltenham Racecourse, Cheltenham, GL50 4SH
How much? TBC
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Fireworks Devon for 2014 

Treat the kids to a great night out at one of these fun firework evenings in Devon for 2014. 


Bonfire Night, The Hoe, Plymouth

A spectacular evening of music, lighting and fireworks display. The countdown to the pyrotechnic action will get underway at 6pm with entertainment from the stage on the Hoe promenade with Heart entertaining the crowd from its show stage.

When? Wednesday 5 November, gates from 4pm, fireworks from 8pm
Where? The Hoe, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 2AR
How much? Free

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Round Table Charity Fireworks Display, Exeter

Exeter Round Table's Annual charity fireworks display is being held at Westpoint again this year. This spectacular event has grown to become the biggest fireworks display in Exeter, and taken on a new dimension since moving to Westpoint three years ago. Expect a great fun night out for everyone with autumnal nibbles and fairground rides.

When? Wednesday 5 November, gates from 4pm, fireworks from 8pm
Where? Westpoint Arena, Clyst St Mary, Exeter, Devon, EX5 1DJ
How much? Adults £6, children, £4

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Bonfire Extravaganza at River Dart, Devon

Don't miss the explosive firework display at River Dart Country Park - in addition to the mesmerising firework display, young guests can also enjoy a bouncy castle, fun activities and a range of refreshments.

When? Saturday 1 November, entertainment from 10am onwards, 6.30pm bonfire lighting, fireworks from 7pm
Where? River Dart Country Park, Ashburton, Newton Abbot, Devon, TQ13 7NP
How much? £5 per person, family tickets £16 for two adults and two children

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Dorset and Cornwall fireworks 2014

These are our top three places to go if you're looking for Dorset fireworks or Cornwall fireworks.


Carbis Bay Bonfire and Fireworks night, Cornwall

See the skies come alive with the beauty of fireworks at stunning Carbis Bay Beach. Guests can indulge in a variety of treats, from candyfloss to mulled wine.

When? Wednesday 1 November, time TBC
Where? Carbis Bay Beach, off Porthrepta Road, Carbis Bay, St Ives, TR26 2NP
How much? £1 suggested donation
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Porth Beach Bonfire Night, Newquay

Enjoy the delights of fireworks in the beautiful setting of surfer heaven Newquay. We wouldn't advise taking a dip in the sea on the evening, though!

When? Wednesday 5 November, time TBC

Where? Mermaid Inn, Alexandra Rd, Porth, Newquay, Cornwall, TR7 3NB
How much? Free
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Bournemouth fireworks, Dorset

Get ready to 'ooh' and 'ahh' at the spectacular display in Bournemouth, lighting up the skies to the sound of music and accompanying light displays. In addition to the fireworks there will be a funfair, a fancy dress parade and a kids' circus, too!

When? Saturday 8 November, fireworks at 7, 8 and 9pm

Where? Littledown Centre, Chaseside, Bournemouth, BH7 7DX
How much? Adults £7, children £5, under 3s go free
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