Fireworks

Moments from the Bonfire Night in Harrow

November 6 was a special day for Harrow, because both Diwali and Bonfire night were celebrated at once.   This year Harrow’s Bonfire night marked the 10th anniversary of the festival and expected hundreds of…


Bonfire night: celebration day in Britain

Today, Britain is celebrating Guy Fawkes day, or Bonfire night. Happening every year on 5th November, England is commemorating the failure of the Gunpowder plot of 1605 with a spectacle of fireworks all across the UK….


Guy Fawkes is a glorified terrorist

Modern-day plots would most certainly, and rightfully, be recognised as terrorism. Haras Rafiq, a counter-terrorism expert, disclosed to ‘History Extra’ that Guy Fawkes in today’s world would be the “equivalent of a modern-day jihadist”. This…






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