Guy Fawkes Night in the Best of the Web UK Directory

Guy Fawkes Night

BBC Food: Bonfire Night

Features a collection of recipes for traditional Bonfire Night food, including nibbles and sweet treats.

BBC History: Gunpowder Plot

Presents articles examining the plot, its protagonists and its background, plus an examination of what might have happened had the plot succeeded. Includes games and animations.

Firework Safety

Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents presents firework safety information with details of how to plan and operate a display and how to keep children and animals safe.

Gunpowder Plot

Presents an outline of the history of Bonfire Night, including short biographies of each of the plotters.

The Gunpowder Plot Society

Presents a detailed analysis of the gunpowder plot, with biographies of key figures and information about modern research into the plot, as well as an archive of primary source evidence.

Gunpowder, Treason and Plot

Episode about a Catholic plot to kill the Protestant King James by blowing up the Houses of Parliament. From Channel 4.

Guy Fawkes and Bonfire Night

Offers an overview of gunpowder plot history, plus recipes for bonfire night and the text of the "Remember, remember, the fifth of November" nursery rhyme.

Guy Fawkes Carnivals

Showcases the annual illuminated carnivals which traditionally celebrate Guy Fawkes Night in England's west country area. Includes photographs and judging information.

Lewes Bonfire Celebrations

Examines the history and current day practices of Bonfire Night in Lewes, East Sussex, widely considered to be the largest such event in the UK.

National Archives: Guy Fawkes

Shows two confessions signed by Guido Fawkes and remarks upon the evidence of torture.

Pet Firework Fear

Presents information, advice and tips for keeping pets and other animals safe and well on Bonfire Night and around fireworks at other times of the year.

The Trials of Guy Fawkes and Conspirators

Presents a transcript of the trial of the gunpowder plot conspirators.

UK Firework Review

Providing consumer reviews of fireworks, safety advice, video clips and supplier lists. firework review

UK Parliament: The Gunpowder Plot

Contains historical information about the gunpowder plot, with links to relevant parliamentary collections.

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