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Bonfire night and firework displays in Bridgend County Borough

28 October 2016

A number of firework displays will be held in Bridgend County Borough this November for spectators to enjoy.

  • Friday 4 November – Fireworks light and sound show, Archbishop McGrath Catholic High School, Brackla. Gates open 6:30pm, show starts approx 7pm until 8pm. No sparklers allowed. Cost: £1 per adult, children free. Pay on gate or buy tickets in advance from Brackla Community Council office, side entrance of Oak Tree Surgery, Mon to Friday, 10am – 4pm. Event sponsored by Brackla Community Council.

  • Saturday 5 November – Fireworks at rugby club fields, Felindre Road, Pencoed. Starts at 6:15pm. FREE. Display organised by Pencoed Town Council.

  • Saturday 5 November – Fireworks display at Maesteg RFC. Gates open 6:30pm, fireworks from 7:30pm. Costs £5 per person, or £15 for a family of four. Organised by Maesteg Rotary Club.

  • Saturday 5 November – Fireworks and fairground rides at Bryntirion Community Centre. Fun starts at 6:30pm with fireworks from 7pm. FREE. Organised by Laleston Community Council.

  • Saturday 5 November – Fireworks display at Coity Castle, 6:30pm start. Tickets cost £5 per person and can be bought in advance from the Post Office on Heol West Plas, Coity.

  • Saturday 5 November – Porthcawl Charity Bonfire Party, Salt Lake Car Park, 5:30pm – 9:45pm. Followed by a laser show from The Circuit Symphony from 9:45pm. Free entry. Parking: £5.

  • Saturday 5 November – Big Bang Display, Hi Tide Inn, Porthcawl. 7pm – 9pm. FREE. Display organised by The Hi Tide Inn.

  • Sunday 6 November – Fireworks at Heol Y Cyw playing fields. Starts at 6:30pm. FREE. Display organised by Coychurch Higher Community Council.

If you are organising any additional public displays which you would like the council to promote on this page, please email with the details.

Make sure you stay safe this bonfire night with the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents’ (RoSPA) top ten safety code:

  • Plan your firework display to make it safe and enjoyable.
  • Keep fireworks in a closed box and use them one at a time.
  • Read and follow the instructions on each firework using a torch if necessary.
  • Light the firework at arm's length with a taper and stand well back.
  • Keep naked flames, including cigarettes, away from fireworks.
  • Never return to a firework once it has been lit.
  • Don't put fireworks in pockets and never throw them.
  • Direct any rocket fireworks well away from spectators.
  • Never use paraffin or petrol on a bonfire.
  • Make sure that the fire is out and surroundings are made safe before leaving.


Last Updated: 04/11/2016
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