Tag : fireworks

Who Is Guy Fawkes Again?

2 weeks ago / 0 comments

Remember, remember the 5th of November, gunpowder, treason and plot, we see no reason why gunpowder treason, should ever be forgot. The 5th of November, or ‘Bonfire Night’, is a day which is firmly marked in the calendar for anyone who lives in the UK. There are countless firework displays … Read More

“Disgusting” Halloween Attacks Condemned by Fire Chief

1 year ago / 0 comments

Fireworks were thrown at firefighters on Halloween night as they attended reports of a fire in Hyde Park.  Fireworks and rocks pelted fire engines leaving scrapes and burn marks. Thankfully nobody was hurt. Around 30 people were involved in the violence. Attacks also took place in Killingbeck and Calderdale, with … Read More

Breaking Down Bonfire Night

1 year ago / 0 comments

Remember, remember, the 5th of November, Gunpowder, Treason and Plot. I know of no reason, why the gunpowder treason, should ever be forgot…   One of my favourite nights of the year has to be Bonfire Night! I love the bonfire, I love the firework displays, and I love the … Read More

Fireworks: festive fun or danger?

2 years ago / 0 comments

For many people, including myself, fireworks are a symbol of celebration. When the sky is lit with sparks, and the night is ablaze with colour, a sense of festive spirit comes alive. As well as being a source of global entertainment, fireworks are often a central component to many cultural … Read More

Fireworks Night for the non-Romantics

3 years ago / 0 comments

Remember, remember! The fifth of November, The Gunpowder treason and plot; I know of no reason Why the Gunpowder treason Should ever be forgot! Hey remember, remember how shit fireworks night was last year? Me too. Being single can suck at the best of times but we don’t need the … Read More

Blogs | Planes, Trains and Catherine Wheels

5 years ago / 0 comments

December has passed by in a blur of mulled wine, Christmas lights and general festive merriment. Sitting down to write this post I was actually confronted with the thought ‘Where did the time go?’ which makes me feel like a nostalgic fifty-something reminiscing about her bygone youth. As always at … Read More

Consolation

6 years ago / 0 comments

If you are the Halloween equivalent of Scrooge, and if when that fateful evening rolls around you cringe and jerk at the sound of a knock (or a ring if you’re lucky), while presumably watching Downton Abbey and knitting, my hope is to reassure you that it could be worse. … Read More