Police gearing up for November 5

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The annual Lewes Bonfire celebration is one of the largest bonfire events in the country and police will be on hand to minimise the risk of crime and disorder.

Monday 5 November will see thousands of people attend the event in Lewes and both Sussex Police and British Transport Police will be attending.

Additional fire crews and paramedics will be on standby to attend any incidents.

For more information on Lewes Bonfire event please go to www.lewes.gov.uk

For safety advice on bonfire events go to the Sussex Police website http://www.sussex.police.uk/news-and-events/videos//video?videoid=LyITfZH9Hv4 where there is a safety video.

Follow Sussex Police on the night via Twitter @sussex_police#lewesbonfire

For information on the bonfire processions on the night please go to the councils’ bonfire website on www.lewesbonfirecouncil.org.uk