VIDEO: Watch the spectacular Bastille Day fireworks show over the Eiffel Tower

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The Local - [email protected] • 15 Jul, 2019 Updated Mon 15 Jul 2019 10:14 CEST
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After a day of military might and inventors on hoverboards, France's Bastille Day celebrations drew to a close with the traditional spectacular fireworks displays.


In Paris, the display was watched by thousands of people and followed a concert to celebrate France's national day.

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Stunning displays were seen around the country including in Marseille, while Nice held its display on Saturday - the first July 14th fireworks display to be held in the city since the deadly terror attack of 2016.

The display in Marseille. Photo: AFP

Fireworks explode over the Old Port in Marseille. Photo: AFP

In Lavare in north west France a model of the Bastille was set alight to commemorate the storming of the Bastille. Photo: AFP



The Local 2019/07/15 10:14

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