2. The budget for the display was doubled to £60,000 by a gift from an anonymous donor. The fireworks have been part of the regatta for the last 130 years, with many boat crews gathering to watch from the water.
We were fortunate because we got a good view of the fireworks, exploding high in the air. The display went on for well over half an hour, with all sorts of fireworks on show.
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