West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue bonfire celebrations going ahead

Elland Bonfire fireworks
Elland Bonfire fireworks

The West Yorkshire Fire and Rescue fireworks extravaganza is still going ahead tonight (Friday) despite the bad weather.

Hundreds of people are expected to brave the chilly weather for the large bonfire and firework display at the headquarters in Bradford Road, Birkenshaw at 6.30pm.

The charity bonfire, in aid of the Fire Fighters Charity and Parkinson’s UK, is expected to be lit at 7pm, with the firework display at 8pm.

Adults are £3, children are £2 and under 5s go free.