On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:09pm Uncle Bulgaria wrote:
Does anybody know if Waterloo are attending the celebrations at Firle over the weekend?
On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:47pm News wrote:
Road closures around Firle will stop many outsiders from going this year. Seems to be a trend..........
On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:49pm Ed Can Do wrote:
Firle doesn't have any visiting societies in an official capacity but you can sign up as a Firle member and march on the night. I believe membership is £10 and well worth it!
On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:52pm News wrote:
But there is a car park charge as well.....
On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:53pm Ed Can Do wrote:
You can drive straight in to the parking area in the park in Firle from the A27, it's just about the easiest bonfire to drive to in Sussex!
On 25 Oct 2016 at 6:57pm Uncle Bulgaria wrote:
I think I will go to Newick where I can walk with my society and it won't cost me a tenner.
Thanks for the info Ed.
On 25 Oct 2016 at 7:16pm Firle member wrote:
This year, car parking is free. Admission to the firesite for non-members is £5 for adults (free for accompanied children under 13). Membership is £10 for adults and £5 for children and seniors. Badge night is Wednesday 26 October at the Ram.
On 26 Oct 2016 at 9:00am Mr Tick Tock wrote:
An authentic DFL experience that can be had by all. I'm surprised organic yoghurt torches haven't been used yet
On 26 Oct 2016 at 9:32am Geoff Paddle wrote:
It's never been the same since the misunderstanding regarding mobile home being blown up 20 years ago.
On 26 Oct 2016 at 10:17am Ed Can Do wrote:
Firle is one of the most traditional Sussex bonfires left on the calendar, to describe it as "Authentic DFL" could not be further from the truth!
On 26 Oct 2016 at 10:53am Bonfire wrote:
Shame Firle don't do any visiting societies.. although not many invite Firle as they have been a pain in the past or turn up uninvited! I must say that it does look good though.. I'd love to go one year. But Newick has always won out.
On 26 Oct 2016 at 1:21pm Turp Dickin wrote:
It's a great shame they don't invite other societies.
I have all ways fancied it. It looks like a good night.
On 26 Oct 2016 at 5:40pm Lewesian wrote:
To be honest, i find Firle BS a bit up themselves, a bit "holier then thou" as Ed can do's post demonstrates.
On 26 Oct 2016 at 5:46pm Mr Tick Tock wrote:
Nothing I like more than a bit of traditional katy perry when the tab goes bang
On 26 Oct 2016 at 9:57pm Ant wrote:
makes me laugh they don't invite any Lewes society's to there night but they expect to come to Lewes on are night it's a totally joke and I'm not a bonfire boy
On 27 Oct 2016 at 1:31pm Ed Can Do wrote:
Then it's not "Your" night is it Ant?
On 27 Oct 2016 at 7:25pm MissGrammar wrote:
Allow me to correct your spelling and grammar.
What you should have written is:
'Makes (notice the capital letter) me laugh, (notice the comma) they don't invite any Lewes societies (notice correct pleural spelling) to their (notice spelling) night but they expect to come to Lewes on our (notice spelling) night. (notice full stop) It's a total (notice correct tense) joke and I'm not a bonfire boy. (notice full stop)
I am from Firle and it is illiterates like you that we wish to keep out from our wonderful exclusive village and bonfire night!!!
On 27 Oct 2016 at 11:00pm Phlegmanist wrote: