Liverpool bathed in a "River of Light"

Liverpool's Light festival in 2016 Credit: pa

A parade, fiery performances, street entertainment and creative workshops are on offer for visitors to enjoy ahead of Liverpool's River of Light music and fireworks spectacular. On Sunday 5th,November, Bonfire night, there will be numerous performances on the Strand and up to Princes Parade. From 5pm, Spark! will take over an area near the Pier Head with a high-impact LED drumming act, combined with kaleidoscopic lighting.

Both sides of the Mersey are set to be lit up with fireworks. For the Liverpool audience, the fireworks will be set off from huge barges floating near the water's edge on the Mersey. For the Wirral audience, the fireworks will be set off from Perch Rock New Brighton.,