Astonishing Slow-Mo Video Captures What Happens Inside A Firework

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 31.05.2017 | UK Tech

Fireworks are easily taken for granted when you think about it. Every year we go out buy them stick them in the mud and then just light them, letting ...

10 Places In The UK To Have An Amazing New Year's Eve... That Are Absolutely Free

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 30.12.2016 | UK Universities & Education

Don’t fancy spending £12 to get into your shoddy local club only to spend the whole night avoiding people you went to school with? Then check out ...

Terrifying Footage Shows Fireworks Market Explosion That Killed At Least 29

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 21.12.2016 | UK

At least 29 people are dead and dozens more badly burned after an explosion at a fireworks market in Mexico tore through stalls setting off a chain re...

Five Tips For Veterans to Help Get Through Bonfire Night

Sue Freeth | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK
Sue Freeth

Bonfire Night is a cause for celebration throughout the UK, bringing communities together at shared events and frequently producing spectacular firewo...

Explosion In Number Of Firework Related Injuries

Clive James | Posted 04.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Clive James

Ahead of Bonfire Night, we carried out a survey which revealed a third of parents and grandparents have witnessed an injury during bonfire night celebrations and NHS statistics show that 4,506 people visited A&E from 2014-2015 for treatment of a firework-related injury.

12 Places In London To Watch The Fireworks On Bonfire Night

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 02.11.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Bonfire Night is fast approaching, meaning it’s time to start planning where you’ll be spending Saturday (or Friday) night. With a wide range of f...

Bonfire Night And Why I'd Like To Give Politicians A Rocket

Paul Marshall | Posted 31.10.2016 | UK Entertainment
Paul Marshall

We're anxious and panic-stricken. We're not sure what's happening and we're worried what the eventual aftermath will be. Frankly, we wish we could r...

Why I Hate New Year's Eve

Melanie Haynes | Posted 28.12.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Melanie Haynes

I have a confession to make - I hate the concept of New Year's Eve. After many years of pretending to enjoy it, I finally made peace with this but on the face of it seem that I am in the minority. The internet is full of posts and articles about how to have the perfect outfit, the perfect meal and the perfect night out, blah blah blah- no pressure there!

Firework Attack On Care Home Leaves Wheelchair-Bound Woman Left In Critical Condition

The Huffington Post UK | Eve Hartley | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK

A vulnerable woman has been left in critical condition after being targeted by fireworks at a residential care home in Barking. Donna Stringer, 43...

Think You Know All About Bonfire Night? Think Again

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK

Some 410 years after the failure of the Gunpowder Plot, people are once again gathering to celebrate Bonfire Night around the country. The plot saw...

Teddy Bear Onesie Saves Baby During Firework Attack

SWNS | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Parents

A baby who had a firework thrown at him was saved from horrific burns by the teddy bear onesie he was wearing. Nine-month-old Charlie was in his p...

Best Places To Watch Fireworks In London

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 05.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Bonfire Night is fast approaching, which can only mean one thing... Fireworks, and lots of 'em. If you live in London and haven't yet figured o...

No You're Not Mistaken, That's A Giant Machine Gun That Shoots Fireworks

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 25.08.2015 | UK Tech

This is, unremarkably, one of the stupidest things we've probably seen this year. Yet despite all of the logic in our brain fighting to gain domina...

Here's How The Amazing 'Sky Ladder' Firework Display Actually Works

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 12.08.2015 | UK Tech

An amazing firework display which launches a glowing ladder into the sky has been developed by a Chinese artist. Cai Guo-Qiang designed the pyrotec...

Man Killed Instantly After Launching Firework Off The Top Of His Head

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Sara C Nelson | Posted 06.07.2015 | UK

A 22-year-old man has died after attempting to launch a firework off the top of his head. Devon Staples was drinking and celebrating the Fourth of...

Fireworks, Travel & Other Tips For New Year's Eve In London

Huffington Post UK | Posted 15.12.2014 | UK

As we hurtle towards the last day of the year, New Year’s Eve in the country’s capital promises to be a big one. London Mayor Boris Johnson is ...

If Any Bonfire Celebration Could Spark WW3, It's This One

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK

If there was one way to cheekily spark a new Cold War with some jovial Bonfire night celebrations, then the people of Lewes have probably done it. ...

It's OK To Set Putin Ablaze... But Don't Take A Match Anywhere Near Salmond

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 06.11.2014 | UK

Alex Salmond avoided being set ablaze last night after a furious response to a bonfire night effigy prompted a police investigation - while Vladimir P...

Fireworks: Spare Me the Torture of These Horrible Things

Neil Durkin | Posted 04.01.2015 | UK Lifestyle
Neil Durkin

These days we don't exactly dwell on the brutal symbolism of burning Guy Fawkes in effigy, but it still creeps into my mind that modern "family-friendly" Bonfire Nights still have a tinge of the manic wildness of popular revelry as well as the dire retributive violence of the state confronted by a threat.

When Fireworks Go Wrong - 15 (Literally) Spectacular Fails

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Comedy

From tens of thousands of pounds' worth of fireworks all going off at once to just one firework going off beneath a man's crotch, here's a round-up of...

This Is The Moment A Fireworks Factory Exploded

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK

A search is due to get under way for two people believed missing after a large blaze at a fireworks factory which saw two others taken to hospital. ...

World's Heaviest Firework Fulfils Its Destiny

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK Tech

If you're going to make the world's heaviest firework then sooner or later you're going to set it off. And you're going to film it, and it's going ...

Why You Should Never Set Off Fireworks From A Dock

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.07.2014 | UK Comedy

A beautiful wooden dock on a lake is the perfect place to let off some evening fireworks, right? Wrong. Well, not unless you want to destroy tha...

You've Never Seen A Fireworks Display Like This

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 07.07.2014 | UK Tech

Jos Stiglingh was presented with a unique opportunity: the chance to film fireworks up close, of course no one could have predicted what Jos did next....

Drone Amongst Fireworks Is Multi-Coloured Awesomeness

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.04.2014 | UK Tech

If you don't like fireworks you don't like life - fact. They look incredible from the ground and, as it turns out, look even more spectacular filme...