LISTED: Your guide to firework displays in the Portsmouth area

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The skies across Portsmouth will soon be filled with firecrackers and roman candles as the area celebrates Guy Fawkes night.

To mark the occasion schools, clubs and other groups will be putting on firework displays as well as hosting traditional bonfires.

Below we’ve included a list of displays to watch out for in your area, along with details about start times and ticket prices.

If you know of a fireworks event we’ve missed out, let us know so we can add it to the list. Get in touch by emailing kieran.davey@jpress.co.uk or by sending us a message on Facebook.

PORTSMOUTH

King George V Playing Field, Cosham- November 2

Start time: 7pm

Tickets: Free event

Palmerston Road, Southsea- November 9

Start time- 4pm (includes Christmas lights switch on)

Tickets: Free to attend

Gunwharf Quays- November 10

Start time: 6pm

Tickets: Free, but donations to Mencap will be encouraged

FAREHAM

Meadowside Recreation Field, Whiteley- October 30

Start time: 5pm

Tickets: £2 adults, £1 children and £5 family ticket

Boundary Oak School, Wickham Road- November 4

Start time: 6.30pm (fireworks from 7pm)

Tickets: £6 adults, £4 children older than 3, free for under 3’s

St Anthony’s Catholic Primary School, Primate Road- November 5

Start time: 4pm (6pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £5 adults and £4 children

Glebe Field, Wickham- November 5

Start time: 6pm (7pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £4 adults, £2 children

Hoe Road Recreation Ground, Bishops Waltham- November 5

Start time: 6pm

Tickets: £5 adults, £4 children, £15 family ticket (all cheaper in advance)

GOSPORT

HMS Sultan, Military Road- October 27***

Start time: 6pm (8pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £5 adults, £4 children, £15 family ticket

Explosion Museum of Naval Firepower, Heritage Way- October 30

Start time: 5pm (7pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £6 adults, £4 children, under 5’s free and £15 for a family ticket

Alverstoke Junior School- November 2

Start time: 5.15pm (7pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £8 adults, £5 children, £20 family (also available in advance)

HAVANT

Emsworth Primary School, Victoria Road, Emsworth- October 29

Start time: 5pm (7pm for fireworks)

Tickets: £5 per person or £15 for a family ticket

Thorney Island Station, Baker Barracks, Emsworth- November 3

Start time: 6pm

Tickets: £2 per person or £10 per car (Free entry for military personnel)

Stockheath Common, Leigh Park- November 5

Start time: 7.30pm

Tickets: Free to attend

Recreation Ground, Links Lane, Rowlands Castle- November 5

Start time: 5.30pm (fireworks at 7pm)

Tickets: £5 for adult, children under 16 free

WATERLOOVILLE

Five Heads Road, Horndean- October 28***

Start time: 6pm

Tickets: £5 per person and under 10’s go free

Purbrook Junior School, Aldermoor Road East- November 12

Start time: 5pm

Tickets: £4 per person in advance (contact school on purbrookpjsa@gmail.com or telephone 07929 88205)

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