If Guys Fawkes had had a crystal ball, he'd have made a fortune.

But little did he know that nearly four hundred years later we'd be setting fires and going mad for sparklers on November the 5th, all in his name, and to remember that he tried to blow up the houses of parliament!

Planning a party for your kids? Our 7 sparkling good recipes for a kids' party  has the evening all sewn up. And if you are wanting to head off to find your local fireworks display  we have plenty of info on hand.


If you want to don your pinnie and get the oven working then our 10 top bakes article has plenty to choose from. We love the fact that It's a great excuse to get family and friends together for a good old bonfire party.