The First Bonfire Celebration – Tuesday 31st January – 4pm till late – the Red Lion, Lindfield High Street
To mark the origins of our annual Bonfire tradition, Lindfield Bonfire Society is holding a celebration in The Red Lion pub in the High Street. The event starts at 4pm with a book sale and later in the evening there will be a performance by Skull Drummery.
The 31st January will be the 411th anniversary of the first bonfire with an effigy of Guy Fawkes on it, lit by King James 1st after the execution of Guy Fawkes and plotters Thomas Wintour, Ambrose Rookwood and Robert Keyes.
Come along to learn more about the Society and to hear the amazing Bonfire Drummers.
This month’s LBS Committee meeting is Thursday 19th January, 8pm-9pm at the King Edward Hall. Anyone interested in what we’re planning, has fund raising suggestions, or just wishes to get involved or help is welcome to come along.
If there’s something particular you would like to discuss please let us know in advance via the Contact Us section of our web site.
The Lindfield Bonfire Society Committee normally meet on the third Thursday of each month in the Library Room of the King Edward Hall in Lindfield, starting at 20:00 unless otherwise stated.
Society and non-members are welcome to attend, but if you wish to discuss something in particular can you please let us know in advance.
2017 Committee meeting schedule:
19th January: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
16th February: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
16th March: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
20tht April: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00 – AGM
18th May: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
15th June: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
20st July: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
17th August: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
21st September: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00
19th October: Thursday Helper & Marshall’s Meet 19:30 – 20:00, Committee 20:00 – 21:30
16th November: Thursday 19:30 – 21:30
21th December: Thursday 20:00 – 21:00