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fireworks

1. n. excitement. When the fireworks are over, come in and we’ll talk.
2. n. trouble; a display of temper. Cut out the fireworks, Sally. Calm down and get back to work.
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A SECRET stash of fireworks has been seized - stopping the risk of a major explosion on Tyneside.
Apart from some licensed year-round firework shops, fireworks are for sale only for a set period of days during the build up to specific event and festivals.
Netherton Con Bonfire and Firework Display, 4 Lightenfield Lane.
ISLAMABAD -- As Independence weekend draws near, the sale of fireworks has registered increase at small shops in different parts of the twin cities, despite ban on these manufactures.
Time: 7pm Cost: Free Saturday 7 November Blaydon Rugby Football Club Firework Display, Swalwell, Gateshead Time: Fairground opens at 5pm.
For more information visit the Llanrwst Firework Facebook page.
Only adults should deal with firework displays and the lighting of fireworks.
According to AFMAN 91-201, Firework Display and Air Show Events: Commercial fireworks are extremely hazardous, even in the hands of trained experts.
WITH Halloween now over, the four Welsh police forces and their partner agencies, in line with Operation Be a Nice Guy, switch their focus to bonfire night, and are warning that any behaviour where fireworks are used illegally or dangerously will not be tolerated.
A LARGE stash of illegal fireworks were seized in a raid on a North Wales shop.
A computer sends an electric current to the fuse, sparking the life charge (see Anatomy of a Firework p.
Last year a firework was launched across a valley into the home of an elderly couple.
The crackdown comes amid concern over abuse of fireworks including an incident on Friday in which a dog died of burns and shock after a firework was tied to its tail in Wishaw, North Lanarkshire.
10/10 - A Ballykeel man and his sister escaped serious injury when a firework was pushed through the letterbox.
I would like to show to them how beautiful one firework is,'' Amano says.