• Rye bonfire night

    by  • 16/11/2009 • Country moment • 1 Comment

    The winds and rains lashed the South coast on Saturday but thankfully abated for the annual Rye bonfire procession. Bonfire societies from Kent and Sussex marched through the medieval streets of Rye with their flaming torches and beating drums to the bonfire on Rye Salts. This is a fabulously ‘real’ occasion celebrating the ancient tradition of the bonfire and this year we went with friends, family and kids and loved it. Here are some photos…

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    Procession through the Rye streets

    The dragon that breathes fire!

    At the bonfire (I couldn't resist these ears!)

     

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