Once again for the sixth consecutive year Members of the Home Counties Pipes and Drums will lead the torch light procession through the village of Heyshott.  Heyshott Bonfire has been part of the community for 65 Years with a large bonfire and spectacular firework display, and dates back to 1953 (the Coronation year) and has been held every year since.

Details are as follows

  • On the day (Saturday 3rd November 2018) the road through Heyshott village is closed at 5pm to all traffic except those who have official passes.
  • At 6:30pm (approx), the torches go on sale in Hoyle Lane.
  • At 7pm (approx), the famous torchlight procession commences from Hoyle Lane and meanders through the village to the village green, the site of the bonfire. this will be lead by 3 Pipers and a Drummer as a majority of the band members that have at will be in Berlin representing another Marching Band
  • At 7:30 (approx) the children will be entertained by the Punch and Judy show commencing.
  • At 8pm (approx) there is an outstanding display of fireworks to bring the main celebrations to a close.
  • There is no charge for entry to the Heyshott Bonfire & Fireworks display however there are collection buckets in which to place donations which are used to fund the following years’ festivities.

 

Please give as generously to ensure this event continues for years to come.
 

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