Each and every year thousands across the country are injured or permanently maimed by fireworks, some of them live with it for the rest of their lives.
Most at risk are children under the age of 16, and the injuries usually stem from fooling around with fireworks on the street, closely followed by injuries at home resulting from DIY fireworks parties
Keep everyone safe, by reading this simple code ..
The firework code
Other firework safety tips
Avoid alcohol - one drink could be one too many.
Why not consider attending one of the many events listed on the best of guildford - they are local, they are safe and frankly you will enjoy a far better display than you will manage at home!
BE SAFE - HAVE FUN!
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