Here's why there will be a fireworks display at Portsmouth Naval Base tomorrow

A FIREWORKS display will be held at the naval base tomorrow evening to mark a charity serving the Royal Navy community.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 2:07 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 2:11 pm
HMS Queen Elizabeth in the port. Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images

A celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of The White Ensign Association will be held at the Portsmouth tidal basin between 7.40pm and 7.50pm tomorrow.

Although the base will not be open to the public, people will be able to see the fireworks from across Portsmouth.

The White Ensign Association is a charity that supports Royal Navy personnel past and present, as well as Reserves and families.

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Chief executive of the charity, John Lavery, said the display will be about 10 minutes long.

For more info go to whiteensign.co.uk.

HMS Queen Elizabeth in the port. Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images