The fifth of November,
Gunpowder, treason and plot!
We see no reason why
Should ever be forgot!
Last night, 5th November, people all over the UK celebrated Bonfire Night! It
commemorates the Gunpowder Plot of 1605 when Guy Fawkes and his fellow
conspirators tried and failed to blow up the English Parliament and King
James l. Find out more in this video and do the tasks about it.
Find out all about history of the November 5th celebrations in these great videos and articles from the BBC!
Try this Gunpowder Plot Game
Vocabulary (from BBC Learning English):