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Bonfire Night in Glasgow

The best places in Glasgow to grab a sparkler, don some non-flammable attire and say 'ooh' and 'ahh' at fireworks
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By Niki Boyle |

We all know the excitement of Bonfire Night (or Guy Fawke's Night, Fireworks Night or whatever you want to call it): the fizz of a sparkler, the crackle of burning logs, the ever-so-sensible advice not to wear shell-suits. It doesn't hurt that it's in that magical wintry period post-Halloween and pre-Christmas either. This year, the big night takes place on Thursday November 5 2015, though there are a handful of events taking place across greater Glasgow in the days surrounding it - read on for more info.

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