Guy Fawkes


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Noun1.Guy Fawkes - English conspirator who was executed for his role in a plot to blow up James I and the Houses of Parliament (1570-1606)Guy Fawkes - English conspirator who was executed for his role in a plot to blow up James I and the Houses of Parliament (1570-1606)
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Abbot, I think, gave me credit for being a sort of infantine Guy Fawkes.
His hand seemed to retreat up his sleeve as he advanced to do so, and he gave her such a superfluity of coat-cuff that it was like being received by the popular conception of Guy Fawkes.
I am not at all obliged to it for making me Guy Fawkes in the vault and a Sneak in the area both at once,' said Eugene.
He was close beside me, when I walked away from the house, slowly fitting his long skeleton fingers into the still longer fingers of a great Guy Fawkes pair of gloves.
We want it to be better than ever and as Guy Fawkes night falls on a Monday, we are considering whether we should hold our display on the Sunday instead so more people have a chance to enjoy it.
Summary: The 'Game of Thrones' actor stars in and produces a new thriller set around the origins of Guy Fawkes Night
Gunpowder will open people's minds to the true reasons we remember Guy Fawkes.
There is a story behind the name but it escapes me now; maybe it's because Guy Fawkes used an underground passage when he plotted to blow up the Houses of Parliament.
POLICE have stepped up patrols in a Merseyside community, after reports that a man in a Guy Fawkes mask tried to lure a child into a van.
An effigy of Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump went up in flames as part of the Guy Fawkes Night celebrations in the British town of Edenbridge on Saturday, days before the United States is scheduled to elect its next president.
The murderous plot was foiled when a midnight search found Guy Fawkes guarding 35 barrels of gunpowder in the bowels of Parliament.
There are many ways to make sure this special celebration sparkles for you and yours MAKE A GUY IT'S not a bonfire party until you have made this cheeky character, modelled on Mr Guy Fawkes himself.