Where To Watch Fireworks On Bonfire Night In London

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Where To Watch Fireworks On Bonfire Night In London

London fireworks are among the best in the country. This year's offerings range from council displays to children’s fireworks, ticketed-only events and fundraising conflagrations. In many cases there's also funfairs and food to go with the fireworks. Here’s our guide to displays, whatever part of London you're in.

Fireworks at Alexandra Palace in 2015. Photo: Jet Nepomuceno

Firework displays in north London

ALEXANDRA PALACE: The Fireworks Festival is back at Alexandra Palace this year. Includes huge firework display, laser display, street food market, a German Bier Festival, funfair, ice skating and Day of the Dead Parade. £11 adults, £8.50 children; ice skating and bier festival extra. Book in advance. 4-5 November

BOUNDS GREEN: The Scout fireworks display takes place at Scout Park in Bounds Green. The family-friendly event has food stalls, children's games, marshmallow toasting and more. £5/£4, book in advance, 5 November

HARROW: The theme for this year's Harrow fireworks display and fun day is Space. The fun starts at 12pm with a fun fair, food stalls, live DJs and more. £5-£12, book in advance, 5 November

HIGHGATE: Highgate School hosts both an early show and a late show complete with street food and entertainment in the form of fairground rides, live music and more. £15/£10, book in advance, 5 November

Firework displays in south London

BEXLEYHEATH: Welling Round Table holds a charity fireworks event in Danson Park, with a 25 miniute display over the lake, choreographed to live music. £4-£10, book in advance, 5 November

CHISLEHURST: Head to Chislehurst Recreation Ground for the Rotary Club of Chislehurst's firework display. £4-£20, book in advance, 5 November

CRYSTAL PALACE: Crystal Palace fireworks consists of a children's show at 7pm and a later family show at 8.30pm. Food and drink are available to buy. £6.50/£4.50, book in advance, 5 November

BLACKHEATH: Blackheath Fireworks event kicks off with a funfair from noon, food stalls and a bar from 5pm, and the display at 8pm. Free, 5 November

SOUTHWARK PARK: More details on Southwark's fireworks event will be announced soon. 5 November

CARSHALTON: Wallington & Carshalton Round Table puts on a charity firework display in Carshalton Park. £5/£7.50, book in advance, 5 November

BATTERSEA PARK: One of London's biggest firework displays takes place in Battersea Park, with a bar, food stall and entertaiment running alongside the display. £6.50-£10, book in advance, 5 November

BECKENHAM: The annual charity display in Croydon Road Rec is now organised by the 5th Beckenham South Scouts. There is a quiet display at 7pm, a main display at 8pm plus food stalls and a funfair. Primary school kids go free then £7.50 - £10. Gates open 6pm, 5 November.

Blackheath fireworks in 2009. Photo: David Burton

Firework displays in east London

CLISSOLD PARK: The Clissold Park firework display will take place on 5 November. More details to follow. 5 November

WANSTEAD FLATS: Fireworks and pyrotechnics light up the skies over Wanstead Flats in Forest Gate for the annual free display. Free, just turn up, 5 November

VICTORIA PARK: The council-run display in Victoria Park claims to be London's biggest, with up 10 90,000 people expected to attend. The display begins at 7pm but food and drink are available to buy from 6pm. Free, just turn up, 6 November

Firework displays in west London

Wimbledon Park fireworks in 2012. Photo: ken_tsuda

WIMBLEDON PARK: The firework display takes place near the athletic track in Wimbledon Park, with a funfair and stalls in the vicinity too. 3 November

BISHOPS PARK: London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham holds a firework display in Bishops Park. More information to follow. 4 November

RAVENSCOURT PARK: London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham holds a firework display in Ravenscourt Park. More information to follow. 5 November

DUKES MEADOW: Chiswick's Dukes Meadow Golf Course hosts a 'tennis & firework extravaganza', with a family display, main firework display, live music and food. 5 November

Party at Kensington Roof Gardens

MORDEN PARK: Head to the centre of Morden Park for the firework display, along with food stalls, refreshments and a fun fair. 5 November

KENSINGTON: There's a Guy Fawkes Night Party at Kensington Roof Gardens, complete with barbecue, cocktails, and a late night display at 11.45pm. Age 21+. £15, book in advance, 5 November

RICHMOND: The Richmond annual family fireworks take place at Richmond Athletics Ground with a display composed to music, plus a funfair, live music, food and drink stalls and more. £8/£5, book in advance, 6 November

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Last Updated 31 August 2017