How do I become a member?

Existing Members

If you were a member last season you can either come and rejoin on membership night at the Hampden Arms or you can do a direct bank transfer (£12.50 adults/£5 kids free for 2021);

Lloyds TSB
Sort Code: 30-95-01
Account number: 00854262
Please make payment reference “SHBS <your surname>”

Membership can be renewed up until South Heighton Bonfire Night that year. Existing members must renew their membership before attending any out meetings or requesting any coach seat reservations.

New Members


You can become a member of South Heighton Bonfire Society by coming to our membership night at our headquarters the Hampden Arms or by emailing us on to ask for an application form.

Once you have received a membership form fill it in, scan it and return to our email address ( Alternatively, you can post your form to our membership secretary Stuart Gostock, 29 Wellington Road, Denton, Newhaven BN9 0RD. Once we have received and approved your membership we will contact you about how to pay. Membership is closed to new members each year between 1st October and 31st December.

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SHBS membership rules and recommendations

Our rules and recommendations are included on the back of the membership form and all members should be familiar with them them but, in case you would like to remind yourself again, please use the link below:

SHBS Membership Rules