A number of family-friendly bonfire night events planned for today have been cancelled due to the heavy rain.
Seven outdoor events were planned in City Council parks as follows, with a range of activities such as games, sports, inflatables, face painting, local music etc.:
- Kilmore Park, Knocknaheeny 2pm to 5pm
- Pophams Park, Farranree 4pm to 7pm
- Glenamoy Park, Mayfield 5pm to 8pm
- Comeragh Park, The Glen 4pm to 7pm
- Meelick Park, Ballyvolane 4pm to 7pm
- Loughmahon Park, Mahon 5.30pm to 8.30pm
- Clashduv Park, Togher 5pm to 9pm
However, City Hall said they have to cancel the events due on health and safety grounds.