Looking back at last year's Lewes Bonfire

Lewes Borough, Commercial Square, Cliffe, South Street, Southover and Waterloo bonfire societies are set to mark Bonfire Night in Lewes in their usual spectacular style on November 5.

Monday, 7th October 2019, 11:18 am
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps

Despite transport restrictions, an estimated 25,000 to 30,000 people were said to have been in the town last year to watch the hours of celebrations unfold. Here, look back at the photographs Peter Cripps of the 2018 events.

Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps
Lewes Bonfire 2018. Photograph: Peter Cripps