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VIDEO: Thousands turn out for Lewes bonfire

Tens of thousands of people turned out in Lewes in Sussex for the largest Bonfire Night in the country last night.

Police had warned non-locals to stay away amid increasing concern that crowds were becoming too large.

This year's event had sparked controversy involving a troupe of African dancers. Derek Johnson reports.

Derek spoke to Zulu dancer Thandanani Gumede and Mike Symes from the Lewes Bonfire Society.

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