Light Up Lancaster 2020 has been cancelled due to Covid-19

Light Up Lancaster 2020 has announced this year's festival in the city including fireworks will not go ahead.

Monday, 17th August 2020, 12:30 pm

Light Up Lancaster announced: "Unfortunately due to the ongoing situation regarding Covid-19, this November's Light Up Lancaster festival including the fireworks on the Saturday evening will not go ahead.

"We are very sorry as we know this is a much loved and well-attended event, but feel it is the right decision as we’re currently unaware of what the situation with Covid-19 will be like in November.

"Light Up Lancaster is all about creating such a lively and vibrant atmosphere and managing social distancing would be extremely difficult.

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A Space Invasion at the Judges Lodgings-Light Up Lancaster.

"Together with partners, we will be doing everything in our power to develop the festival behind the scenes for the future and with your support, will be back stronger than ever."

Fireworks finale over Lancaster Castle-Light Up Lancaster.