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3,000 gather to watch musical Firework Spectacular at Anderton Boat Lift

PUBLISHED: 15:54 30 October 2018

Fireworks at Anderton Boat Lift

Fireworks at Anderton Boat Lift

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More than three thousand people enjoyed the Anderton Boat Lift’s Firework Spectacular on Saturday 27 October

More than three thousand people enjoyed the Anderton Boat Lift’s Firework Spectacular on Saturday (27 October). The firework display, by multi award winning firework team, Blitz, was synchronised to music with fireworks set off from pontoons on the River Weaver.

All the fun of the fair at the Anderton Boat Lift Firework SpectacularAll the fun of the fair at the Anderton Boat Lift Firework Spectacular

This year, crowds enjoyed fairground rides, including the thrilling ‘Miami’ ride, Ghost Train and other children’s rides, as well as live singing and deliciously prepared affordable food.

James and Luke enjoying the ridesJames and Luke enjoying the rides

Timothy Turner, General Manager, said: “This is one of the Lift’s top nights of the year and lived up to the billing. It was an action-packed night, with a great atmosphere and we’ve had very positive feedback from visitors. The fireworks were a truly spectacular interplay of music and sound, especially reflecting in the river.”

Minnie enjoying the atmosphereMinnie enjoying the atmosphere

“A big thank you to all the staff and volunteers who made this such a special and memorable night.”

Annabelle and Lily enjoying the fireworksAnnabelle and Lily enjoying the fireworks

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