Fireworks Display Sun 3 Nov – top trophy and Pudsey on stage!

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Attractions at this year’s Display include a chance to cheer Durham’s Championship Trophy – and we’re delighhted that Pudsey is also a Guest of Honour.

Durham's young players celebrate winning this year's championship

Durham’s young players celebrate winning this year’s championship

Don’t delay! – tickets for the 2013 Jesmond Fireworks Display are selling like hot cakes.

As last year, you can buy them from traders, from community organisations and of course at Newcastle Cricket Club.

New this year: fresh paella and a curry stall, as well as the popular pancakes, hog roast, burgers and mulled wine. We’ve also added Ibiza-style neon facepaints to the traditional facepainter stalls!
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Advance tickets are cheaper than on-the-night gate prices and help you avoid the queues.

Adults: £4 (on the night – £6)
Children: £2 (on the night – £3)
(Free if aged under 2)

SHOPS SELLING TICKETS: Dene’s Deli, Oxfam Books, Saints Deli, Jesmond Library, Jesmond Pool, Osborne Dental Clinic, Mistletoe Bakery.

Tickets give access to the Jesmond Ground. There are reserved places for wheelchair users in the Pavilion as well as a limited number of wristbands – applications can be made using this form, please don’t delay as fire regulations means numbers have to be kept within safe limits.

Gates open: 5pm
Entertainment: 6pm
Display: 7pm

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Please dress for the weather – the display goes ahead even if rain. Should strong winds put the event at risk, please watch this space for up-to-date information. In the rare event of cancellation, please keep your tickets for the rescheduled event.

To enjoy the 2012 Fireworks Display, here’s the report and pictures.