Fireworks and the Environment – How to keep noise levels down with quiet fireworks.

Fireworks have long captivated audiences with dazzling displays of light and colour perfect for Bonfire Night and New Years Celebrations. However, behind the vibrant lights and colour is burning concern of the environmental impact of fireworks. With one of the main concerns being noise pollution. The deafening noise generated by fireworks can have adverse effects […] Read more

What are the most spectacular fireworks you can set off at home?

When it comes to setting off fireworks at home, safety should always be the top priority. It’s important to familiarise yourself with the laws and guidelines before making any purchases. That being said, there are several types of fireworks that are generally considered safe for home use. Here are some examples: Check out our best […] Read more

Sound, lighting, projections – our new one-stop shop for event organisers

Responding to the needs of event organisers requiring a range of services usually provided by individual suppliers. we are pleased to add sound, light and projections to our pyrotechnics portfolio. We have gained wide experience in these fields from supplying events like the Jorvik & Grimsby Viking Festivals, Christmas Lights switch-ons and school winter fairs […] Read more

Josh and Nish enroll for a lesson in rocket science

Comedians Josh Widdicombe and Nish Kumar were our star pupils when they visited Fantastic Fireworks to learn some tips on how to set up a fireworks display. It was all part of their news SKY MAX series Hold the Front Page, in which they play the role of local newspaper reporters in search of a […] Read more

Order your Diwali fireworks here!

As the UK’s second longest established fireworks company we have been staging Diwali fireworks displays for nearly 40 years. Diwali is an important religious festival originating in India. It takes place annually and lasts for 5 days! The exact dates change each year and are determined by the position of the moon. This year it […] Read more

Desert Island Fireworks!

As the leading music and fireworks company, we’ve selected some favourite tracks to make your display really sing and dance! Read more

Fancy a job in fireworks? We are recruiting

We are always on the lookout for new talent to boost our amazing team of pyrotechnicians. Firers, as we call them, are at the heart of our operation. They are the intrepid performers who go out in all weathers to set up and fire our displays safely and expertly. In the old days it literally […] Read more

School Prom Fireworks

This beautiful photo by deJetleyMarks Photography is what school prom fireworks are all about. A magical night to remember. Here at Fantastic Fireworks we understand why the school prom is so special. It celebrates the end of five years of studying and making new friends. The night is given much significance where girls buy dresses […] Read more

Pink or blue? Gender reveals are the latest in firework fashion

There’s nothing like a good news story to brighten up the darkest of days. Gender reveals are the latest fireworks fashion to be gaining in popularity. For our latest display, the expectant mother and her husband had no idea whether it was a boy or a girl until they pressed our VIP start button and […] Read more

Celebrating New Year fireworks around the world

Professional fireworks are a given on New Year’s Eve, but apart from new year fireworks what are the other traditions around the world? Every year cities compete to have the best professional fireworks displays. From Central London all the way through to Sydney, Australia, pictured here, thousands of people gather to witness magical explosions in […] Read more

Fireworks on Water

Professional fireworks against the dark skies are beautiful but having them reflected over water can be truly remarkable. With twice the spectacle, water is the perfect reflective surface to magnify firework effects, colours and sparkles. A venue with a lake or location by the seaside or river presents the perfect opportunity to set up pyrotechnics […] Read more

Marquee Events + Firework Displays

Marquee Entertainment So, you’re planning an outdoor event, perhaps a wedding reception or an anniversary celebration. The first thing that you’re likely to have arranged is the key infrastructure. For the majority of outdoor events nationwide, the goal is to have a top-of-the-range marquee as a central hub for the event. There are so many ways […] Read more