Fireworks

29 Nov 2019
Shrewsbury’s main fireworks display which had to be postponed twice due to flooding is back with a bang - and this time with a “festive twist”. Two previous attempts at the Greenhous West Mid Showground fell victim to the weather but organisers are hoping their charity Christmas Firecracker will more than make up for it on Saturday, December 7.   The event will feature a sound-sensitive first...
29 Oct 2019
The countdown is on for the Shrewsbury Bonfire and Fireworks Spectacular - which is now just days away. Two fireworks displays form the centrepiece of an exciting evening’s entertainment at the Greenhous West Mid Showground on Saturday, November 2, and visitors have the choice of attending one or both displays for the same price. There will also be a range of funfair rides, live music, plenty of...
09 Oct 2019
Skies over Shrewsbury will be lit up with a double fireworks display to celebrate bonfire night. The Shrewsbury Bonfire and Fireworks Spectacular will take place at the Greenhous West Mid Showground on Saturday, November 2, and will once again feature two fireworks displays. Visitors can attend one or both displays for the same price and will also be entertained by a funfair, plenty of food and...
13 Oct 2017
One of Shropshire’s biggest fireworks displays is back for 2017, with organisers hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity. Shrewsbury’s Fireworks and Bonfire Spectacular will take place on Saturday November 4 at the Greenhous West Mid Showground. There will be two fireworks displays this year - one at 6.15pm aimed for families with young children, and a later one at 7.45pm - with people...
06 Oct 2017
One of Shropshire’s biggest fireworks displays is back for 2017, with organisers hoping to raise thousands of pounds for charity. Shrewsbury’s Fireworks and Bonfire Spectacular will take place on Saturday November 4 at the Greenhous West Mid Showground. There will be two fireworks displays this year - one at 6.15pm aimed for families with young children, and a later one at 7.45pm - with people...
26 Oct 2016
Youngsters from a Shropshire school will be creating an interactive display for visitors depicting the Guy Fawkes story at a fireworks extravaganza in the county next week. The special feature will include mysterious attractions along walkways where people can discover hidden delights on their journey back through time. The Greenhous West Mid Showground in Shrewsbury will host the bonfire and...
22 Oct 2015
The skies above a Shropshire village will light up as the community marks bonfire night and raises money for charity. The Friends of Oakmeadow School will host the event on November 5 from 5.30pm at the school site in Lythwood Road, Bayston Hill. The charity is run by members of the school PTA and more than £2,300 was raised at the bonfire celebrations in 2014. Sally Page, parent and chair of the...
10 Aug 2014
The Red Hot Chili Pipers followed by the Massed Bands Display Finale and the Grand Fireworks Display. Photos by Jonathan Kinnear Photography
05 Nov 2012
Photography by Richard Hammerton
13 Oct 2012
The Shropshire and West Midland Agricultural Society is delighted to announce details of their 2012 Bonfire and Firework extravaganza. Hosted by BBC Radio Shropshire’s Eric Smith, this year’s event promises to be even bigger and better than last year’s outstanding success when over 8,000 people attended. The gates open on Sunday November 4th at 2.00pm with a ‘Festive’ Farmers Market, Car Boot...
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