Follow the Firework Code!

Arnold, our resident safety expert,  would like to remind everyone of the Firework code.

Always keep fireworks in a closed box or tin.

Arnold looks at a small tinThe tin is opened to reveal some fireworks

Follow the instructions on each firework.

Arnold looks at the box of fireworks

Stand well back.

The vaarks stand well back from a firework

Light fireworks at arm’s length, using a taper.

Ernest stretches out his long snozzle to hold a taper to light a firework

Never put fireworks in your pocket.

Arnold is shocked that Ratvaark has a firework in his pocket

Never throw fireworks.

Arnold is shocked that Ernest is about to throw a fireworks

Never go back to a firework that has been lit – even if it hasn’t gone off, it could still explode.

Arnold stops Vincent from returning to a fireworks

The best thing to do, Arnold says, is to go to an organised display, where all the work is done for you, and you can enjoy the fireworks in safety!