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Guy fawkes day

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Guy fawkes day

  1. 1. GUY FAWKES DAYGUY FAWKES DAY oror Bonfire NightBonfire Night Commemorated on November, 5thCommemorated on November, 5th
  2. 2. ANTECEDENTSANTECEDENTS The Queen Elizabeth I (fight)________________The Queen Elizabeth I (fight)________________ eagerly against Catholicism. She even (prohibit)eagerly against Catholicism. She even (prohibit) ______________ Catholic people from going to______________ Catholic people from going to Mass and she oblige _________ them to attendMass and she oblige _________ them to attend to Protestant churches.to Protestant churches. THE CONSPIRATIONTHE CONSPIRATION Guy Fawkes (be born) _____________ on AprilGuy Fawkes (be born) _____________ on April 13th 1570. He (be) __________ a Catholic13th 1570. He (be) __________ a Catholic conspirer who (work) _____________ for theconspirer who (work) _____________ for the Spanish army from the Netherlands.Spanish army from the Netherlands. He (plan) _________________ the GunpowderHe (plan) _________________ the Gunpowder Plot organised by a group of English catholicPlot organised by a group of English catholic people to kill the King James I, his family, andpeople to kill the King James I, his family, and most of the protestant aristocracy.most of the protestant aristocracy. It is (consider) ______________ a religiousIt is (consider) ______________ a religious conflict since catholic people like Guy Fawkesconflict since catholic people like Guy Fawkes (not want) _____________ a protestant king to(not want) _____________ a protestant king to rule their country. As a consequence of this,rule their country. As a consequence of this, Guy Fawkes (have) ___________ an idea: HeGuy Fawkes (have) ___________ an idea: He (decide) __________ to burn the Houses of(decide) __________ to burn the Houses of Parliament in London on November 5th, 1605.Parliament in London on November 5th, 1605.
  3. 3.  CONSEQUENCESCONSEQUENCES The consequences of this conspiration were very important. Catholic people (cannot)The consequences of this conspiration were very important. Catholic people (cannot) _____________ work as soldiers in the army and they were prohibited to vote until the_____________ work as soldiers in the army and they were prohibited to vote until the XIX century.XIX century. Furthermore, another relevant result was the execution of the conspirers is theFurthermore, another relevant result was the execution of the conspirers is the celebration of the event burning bonfires or Guy Fawkes’ statues. Few years later,celebration of the event burning bonfires or Guy Fawkes’ statues. Few years later, this effigy would be changed by others who represented people mostlythis effigy would be changed by others who represented people mostly (hate)_______________.(hate)_______________. POPULAR CUSTOMSPOPULAR CUSTOMS In the weeks before bonfire night, children usually display the “guy” and they requestIn the weeks before bonfire night, children usually display the “guy” and they request “a penny for the guy” to buy fireworlks. However, this custom has diminished greatly“a penny for the guy” to buy fireworlks. However, this custom has diminished greatly since children are not allowed to buy them.since children are not allowed to buy them.
  4. 4.  TRADITIONAL FOODTRADITIONAL FOOD This type of food is usually eaten:This type of food is usually eaten: 1. Bungers and mash or hot dogs more1. Bungers and mash or hot dogs more recentlyrecently 2. Toffee apples2. Toffee apples 3. Baked potatoes wrapped in aluminium and3. Baked potatoes wrapped in aluminium and cooked in the bonfirecooked in the bonfire 4.Black peas with vinegar4.Black peas with vinegar 5. Potato pie with red cabbage5. Potato pie with red cabbage
  5. 5.  GUYFAWKES NIGHT (IMAGES)GUYFAWKES NIGHT (IMAGES)
  6. 6.  GUYFAWKES NIGHT (IMAGES)GUYFAWKES NIGHT (IMAGES)

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