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See pictures from tonight’s fireworks at Kesgrave High School

PUBLISHED: 21:01 05 November 2017 | UPDATED: 21:01 05 November 2017

Fireworks at Kesgrave High School.Picture:NIGE BROWN

Fireworks at Kesgrave High School.Picture:NIGE BROWN

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Stilt walkers and live music provided the backdrop for a popular Suffolk fireworks display this evening.

Kelly and  Luna Mathew. Picture: NIGE BROWN Kelly and Luna Mathew. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Kesgrave High School hosted the event, following a successful display last year when around 3,000 people attended.

Isla and Sophia Hawkins.Picture: NIGE BROWN Isla and Sophia Hawkins.Picture: NIGE BROWN

Proceeds from last year’s fireworks spectacular helped fund tonight’s event, which featured face painting, live music and stilt walkers.

Mary and Katy Gregson. Picture: NIGE BROWN Mary and Katy Gregson. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Visitors were also had a variety of food and drink to enjoy.

Hepsie, Kitty-Boo and Hayley Eatey. Picture: NIGE BROWN Hepsie, Kitty-Boo and Hayley Eatey. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Last year’s event marked a return of fireworks to Kesgrave after a break of several years. They had previously been held at the Community Centre field.

Pete and Sam Orrin. Picture: NIGE BROWN Pete and Sam Orrin. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Gemma Cherrington at the Kesgrave display. Picture: NIGE BROWN Gemma Cherrington at the Kesgrave display. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Phoebe Aldous with Adam Bane and Ross Macleod. Picture: NIGE BROWN Phoebe Aldous with Adam Bane and Ross Macleod. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Lewis Fowler. Picture: NIGE BROWN Lewis Fowler. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Jonathan and Kaitlyn Capp with sparkers at the Kesgrave Fireworks. Picture: NIGE BROWN Jonathan and Kaitlyn Capp with sparkers at the Kesgrave Fireworks. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Elle and Sophia Blanchard. Picture: NIGE BROWN Elle and Sophia Blanchard. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Oscar and Max Barber. Picture: NIGE BROWN Oscar and Max Barber. Picture: NIGE BROWN

Lilly and Belle Lawson.Picture:NIGE BROWN Lilly and Belle Lawson.Picture:NIGE BROWN

Milly Goach. Picture:NIGE BROWN Milly Goach. Picture:NIGE BROWN

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