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Big Boom

Friday 8 November, 7pm

Firework display above Norwich Castle

Big Boom will see the city sky light up above Norwich Castle, with fireworks set to well-known music played from City Hall.

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Disabled seating

Seating for disabled people attending Big Boom will be at the motorbike park on St Peters Street.

Road closures

  • 5pm – 8pm Britannia Road
  • 5:30pm – 8:30pm Agricultural Hall Plain, Arcade Street, Back of the Inns, Bank Plain,Bank Street, Bedford Street, Bethel Street, Brigg Street, Castle Street, Cattle Market Street, Crown Road, Davey Place, Farmers Avenue, Gaol Hill, Gentleman’s Walk, King Street, Little London Street, London Street, Opie Street, Orford Hill, Orford Place, Orford Street, Pottergate, Rampant Horse Street, Redwell Street, Rose Avenue, St Peters Street, St Andrews Hill, St Giles Street, Timberhill, Vincent Road, White Lion Street
  • 5:45pm – 8:30pm Castle Meadow, Market Avenue, St Stephens Street, Red Lion Street
  • 6:30pm – 8pm Prince of Wales Road, Tombland, Upper King Street
  • Revoke pedestrianisation of Upper Goat Lane

Bus diversions

For city centre bus diversions during road closures, visit the Norfolk County Council website.

Park & Ride

Airport Park & Ride (located north of Norwich on the A140 near Norwich Airport)
Last buses to Airport Park & Ride (route 501) from Norwich Bus Station: 7:10pm, 7:30pm, 7:50pm, 8:10pm and 8:30pm.

Thickthorn Park & Ride (located south of Norwich on the A11/A47 junction.)
Last buses to Thickthorn Park & Ride (route 8) from Norwich Bus Station: 7:20pm, 7:50pm, 8:20pm, 9:20pm and 10:20pm.

A group (maximum of five people) is £7 and £5 after 10am. Pay by contactless or cash on the bus.