Today I spotted a temporary firework shop opening near where I live - I was reminded of how careful we non-pyrotechnicians have to be on Bonfire Night! Even the original Gunpowder Plotters, conspiring to blow up James I and Parliament, called in an explosives expert – Guy Fawkes, no less. Yes, he did come to a sticky end but that was for committing treason, not because he got hold of the wrong end of a sparkler.
Anyway, I really would urge you to go to a public display and here’s why:
If you are still determined to host your own firework display, please, please take great care and follow the firework code:
All the local fireworks displays are now listed on the Best of Guildford events page- click over there now to plan your Bonfire Night!
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