Fireworks will light up the night sky all over the Diss Express area next week, with a range of events scheduled for the annual celebration of Bonfire Night.
Diss Town Football Club kicks things off on Thursday – the night of Guy Fawks himself – with its usual display. Gates open at 6pm, with the bonfire at 6.45pm and the fireworks at 7pm. Entry is £4 for adults and £1 for under 16s - call 01379 651223.
On Friday, Old Buckenham High School will host a display by Gala Fireworks for the third year running, plus a barbecue and kid’s stall. Gates open at 6pm; tickets are available at the village shop or on the gate.
At the same time, down in Suffolk, Rickinghall is holding its Fireworks Party at the village hall, in collaboration with the Bell Inn.
The event will kick off at 5pm with a barbecue and entertainment inside the hall from Park Radio, while the actual display is set to commence on the playing field at 7pm. Tickets are £5 for adults and £2 for accompanied children – for info, call 01379 890184.