The 5th of November is almost here, so here is our annual guide to Bonfire Night in Guernsey for you, with information on local public firework displays and some firework safety tips.
Let us know if you are organising a Bonfire Night and/or Firework Display event this year that is open to the public. We would be more than happy to add it to this guide and, if full details are provided, also publicise it in our local event listing for Bonfire Night.
Public Bonfire/Firework Events in Guernsey
Click the links below on the organiser names for further details of each event from our event listings.
Friday 3rd November 2017
La Houguette School
5.15pm - La Houguette School Playing Fields, St Peters.
2nd Guernsey Scout Group
6.30pm - Wayfarer Centre, Rue du Haut, Vale.
Saturday 4th November 2017
St Martins FC
7.00pm - Blanche Pierre Lane, St Martins.
Sunday 5th November 2017
Guernsey Raiders Rugby Club
6.00pm - Garenne Stand, Footes Lane, St Peter Port.
If you are helping to organise or run a public event, or holding your own private fireworks display, please be aware of the following safety tips to help you stay safe at all times:
For further safety information please see the British Pyrotechnists Association website.
Please be aware that fireworks terrify pets and other animals, so please follow the GSPCA animal friendly firework code to protect your pets and the local wildlife. Please visit the following page at the GSPCA website for full details:
Please also be aware that Trim Dog Pet Centre sell a range of pet calming products such as Adaptil and the Feliway range which are scientifically proven to calm dogs and cats during firework noise by using a synthetic copy of canine/feline appeasing pheromones.
Help your pet to cope this Bonfire Night by popping into Trim Dog Pet Centre beforehand to check out their full calming range and have a chat to them about it. #keepingyourpetshappy
For tips on how to cope and an online survey to find out the level of your dog's fear of loud noises click here.
Here at thebestof Guernsey we hope that you have an enjoyable Bonfire Night. Stay safe!
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