Jem Marshall, Chairman of the Parish Council, lighting the barbecues
View across to the moors over the ancient remains of St Syth’s Chapel
A tractor is brought in to lift the bonfire and light it from underneath.
Traditional tractor decorations were applied
Soon it catches and the flames start to spread
please note that any similarity here to Pink Floyd’s 1975 Album cover for ‘Wish You Were Here’ is entirely coincidental
Night falls and the celebration speech from Prince Charles to Her Majesty on her 90th birthday is read out
The fire reaches its zenith just as drops of rain begin to fall