Carlisle's industrial heritage to blaze at heart of Bitts Park fireshow
Carlisle's industrial and railway heritage will be at the burning heart of the city's celebrations of Bonfire Night.
It will be an evening of trainspotting with a difference as a 35ft replica of a steam engine is torched in front of thousands at the massive annual event.
Council chiefs have confirmed this year’s Bitts Park Fireshow will be held on Saturday November 5 - and will take on the theme of "steam, smoke and sparks".
The centrepiece of the bonfire will be a replica of an 1850s locomotive engine, complete with moving wheels.
The event is the 29th fireshow staged by Carlisle... read more
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