About Guy Fawkes

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About Guy Fawkes… : 

About Guy Fawkes…

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Guy Fawkes (13 April 1570 – 31 January 1606) sometimes known as Guido Fawkes, was a member of a group of English Roman Catholic revolutionaries who planned to carry out the Gunpowder plot. Although Robert Catesby was the lead figure in thinking up the actual plot, Fawkes was put in charge of executing the plan for his military and explosives experience. The plot was foiled shortly before its intended completion, as Fawkes was captured while guarding the gunpowder. Suspicion was aroused by his wearing a coat, boots and spurs, as if he intended to leave very quickly.

A celebration… : 

A celebration… In celebration of his survival, King James ordered that the people of England should have a great bonfire on the night on November 5th.

A bonfire night : 

A bonfire night On 5 November every year, children in Britain get excited because it is Bonfire Night (Guy Fawkes' Night). We lit bonfires and enjoy fireworks displays. On top of the fire is a guy (a homemade model of a man, like a scarecrow).

Traditional food… : 

Traditional food… As well as burning effigy of Guy Fawkes, the bonfires are used to cook potatoes wrapped in foil and to heat up soup for the crowds that come to watch the fireworks.

Songs about Guy Fawkes : 

Songs about Guy Fawkes Remember, remember, the fifth of November,Gunpowder, treason and plot!A stick or a stake for King James' sakeWill you please to give us a faggotIf you can't give us one, we'll take two;The better for us and the worse for you!

Others pictures about Guy Fawkes : 

Others pictures about Guy Fawkes

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