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#Fireworks

# fireworks - Friday 22 October, 2021

Woman seriously injured after being struck in the face by firework in Galway
# Eyre Square
# Eyre Square

Woman seriously injured after being struck in the face by firework in Galway

Oct 22nd 2021, 1:36 PM 33,056 Views 17 Comments

The woman was removed from the scene by ambulance.

# fireworks - Tuesday 19 October, 2021

Brexit and supply chain issues have led to fewer illegal fireworks in Ireland
# Halloween
# Halloween

Brexit and supply chain issues have led to fewer illegal fireworks in Ireland

Oct 19th 2021, 12:05 AM 14,101 Views 17 Comments
  • Supply chains and post-Brexit paperwork in the UK may be to blame for the illegal trade in Fireworks in Ireland.
  • Gardaí and Customs have made seizures but in general sources said possessions have reduced.
  • Gardaí have launched Operation Tombola while Customs have targeted shipments arriving into Ireland via the postal network.

# fireworks - Wednesday 13 October, 2021

Poll: Should there be tougher penalties for using fireworks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should there be tougher penalties for using fireworks?

Oct 13th 2021, 9:44 AM 28,658 Views 64 Comments

The sale, possession and use of fireworks in the Republic of Ireland is illegal.

# fireworks - Thursday 26 August, 2021

Concerns raised in Dublin as residents left 'terrified' over 'intimidating' use of fireworks
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Concerns raised in Dublin as residents left 'terrified' over 'intimidating' use of fireworks

Aug 26th 2021, 12:05 AM 54,167 Views 56 Comments
  • The sale, possession and use of fireworks in the Republic of Ireland is illegal.
  • There's been reports of fireworks being let off in various areas of the city as early as a few weeks ago.
  • Fireworks are often imported illegally across the border from Northern Ireland for use here.

# fireworks - Sunday 1 November, 2020

Major spike in Halloween fire brigade call outs in Dublin
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Major spike in Halloween fire brigade call outs in Dublin

Nov 1st 2020, 4:40 PM 39,538 Views 31 Comments

Nearly 400 calls were made to Dublin Fire Brigade last night.

# fireworks - Saturday 17 October, 2020

Gardaí seize over 2,400 fireworks at premises in Dublin
# Dublin 8
# Dublin 8

Gardaí seize over 2,400 fireworks at premises in Dublin

Oct 17th 2020, 10:02 AM 37,233 Views 24 Comments

Over 2,400 fireworks worth approximately €1,800 were discovered and seized.

# fireworks - Tuesday 29 September, 2020

Gardaí launch crackdown on firework sellers trading on social media
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Gardaí launch crackdown on firework sellers trading on social media

Sep 29th 2020, 6:30 AM 18,856 Views 22 Comments

A garda operation targeting these traders was brought in earlier than usual.

# fireworks - Sunday 6 September, 2020

Nearly 500 fireworks seized by gardaí as part of searches in Cork
# Mallow
# Mallow

Nearly 500 fireworks seized by gardaí as part of searches in Cork

Sep 6th 2020, 4:00 PM 29,665 Views 31 Comments

Weapons and suspected drugs were also seized by gardaí in Mallow.

# fireworks - Wednesday 2 September, 2020

Concerns raised as Dublin residents left 'petrified' over 'utter chaos' caused by fireworks
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Concerns raised as Dublin residents left 'petrified' over 'utter chaos' caused by fireworks

Sep 2nd 2020, 6:10 AM 141,314 Views 43 Comments

There have been multiple reports on social media in recent weeks of fireworks being let off across the city.

# fireworks - Friday 3 July, 2020

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey
# Hendek
# Hendek

41 people injured in explosion at fireworks factory in Turkey

Jul 3rd 2020, 3:08 PM 7,760 Views 6 Comments

Up to 200 people were inside the factory but most escaped unharmed.

# fireworks - Tuesday 31 December, 2019

Sydney rings in New Year with fireworks display as bushfires continue to devastate communities
# Celebrations
# Celebrations

Sydney rings in New Year with fireworks display as bushfires continue to devastate communities

Dec 31st 2019, 5:31 PM 20,717 Views 49 Comments

This year’s celebrations were overshadowed by calls to cancel the fireworks display over ongoing bushfires.

# fireworks - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

'I can't explain the game!' - Lampard lost for words after eight-goal Ajax thriller
# Fireworks
From The42
# Fireworks

'I can't explain the game!' - Lampard lost for words after eight-goal Ajax thriller

Nov 5th 2019, 11:15 PM 9,428 Views 11 Comments

The Blues boss was none too impressed with his side’s defending but was bowled over by the action served up by the two teams.

# fireworks - Monday 28 October, 2019

Are you a pet owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe and content this Halloween
# Halloween
# Halloween

Are you a pet owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe and content this Halloween

Oct 28th 2019, 6:30 AM 13,559 Views 6 Comments

With lots of loud noises going off, many people will be keeping a closer eye on their dogs and other pets.

# fireworks - Monday 21 October, 2019

Halloween campaign warns public of 'life-changing injuries' caused by fireworks
# Safety
# Safety

Halloween campaign warns public of 'life-changing injuries' caused by fireworks

Oct 21st 2019, 5:30 PM 8,024 Views 14 Comments

Dublin Fire Brigade’s chief fire officer has said it’s important that parents of young children know where they are and make sure they are supervised.

# fireworks - Saturday 21 September, 2019

Two teenagers receive serious injuries in fireworks accident
# Dublin
# Dublin

Two teenagers receive serious injuries in fireworks accident

Sep 21st 2019, 1:54 PM 38,003 Views 37 Comments

They were rushed to hospital with arm and eye injuries.

# fireworks - Tuesday 25 June, 2019

Covington set for UFC return against former welterweight champion Lawler
# Fireworks
From The42
# Fireworks

Covington set for UFC return against former welterweight champion Lawler

Jun 25th 2019, 1:51 PM 4,760 Views 4 Comments

The pair are being targeted to headline the UFC on ESPN 5 card on 3 August.

# fireworks - Sunday 12 May, 2019

Ferguson set to face 'Cowboy' Cerrone as lightweight title picture takes shape
# Fireworks
From The42
# Fireworks

Ferguson set to face 'Cowboy' Cerrone as lightweight title picture takes shape

May 12th 2019, 11:39 AM 4,131 Views 2 Comments

In his first bout since October, El Cucuy will take on one of the UFC’s most in-form fighters at 155lbs.

# fireworks - Sunday 7 October, 2018

Girl seriously injured in Cork after firework exploded in her hand
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Girl seriously injured in Cork after firework exploded in her hand

Oct 7th 2018, 5:07 PM 30,641 Views 24 Comments

She has been brought to Cork University Hospital.

# fireworks - Friday 6 July, 2018

'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory
# Tultepec
# Tultepec

'It rained fire' - At least 24 dead after explosions at Mexican fireworks factory

Jul 6th 2018, 10:46 AM 7,288 Views 4 Comments

The victims included four firefighters and five police.

# fireworks - Wednesday 1 November, 2017

Poll: Should there be tougher penalties for using fireworks?
# What Do You Think
# What Do You Think

Poll: Should there be tougher penalties for using fireworks?

Nov 1st 2017, 8:45 AM 20,827 Views 57 Comments

It’s currently an offence to import, ignite, throw, possess, or sell fireworks in the Republic.

# fireworks - Tuesday 24 October, 2017

Gardai issue Halloween warning after woman lost control of car in egg throwing incident
# Limerick
# Limerick

Gardai issue Halloween warning after woman lost control of car in egg throwing incident

Oct 24th 2017, 7:29 PM 23,956 Views 54 Comments

Gardaí also warned about the dangers associated with operating fireworks.

# fireworks - Thursday 12 October, 2017

UFC announce cracker of a main event between two former champions
# Fireworks
From The42
# Fireworks

UFC announce cracker of a main event between two former champions

Oct 12th 2017, 5:52 PM 7,016 Views 12 Comments

Robbie Lawler and Rafael Dos Anjos will lock horns later this year in Winnipeg, Canada.

# fireworks - Wednesday 21 December, 2016

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

31 dead and over 70 injured after huge explosion at fireworks market

Dec 21st 2016, 7:17 AM 13,902 Views 2 Comments

The blast was said to be caused by “six pyrotechnic explosions”.

# fireworks - Monday 31 October, 2016

"Everybody wants good weather tonight - I'm praying for rain"
# Bonfire Night
# Bonfire Night

"Everybody wants good weather tonight - I'm praying for rain"

Oct 31st 2016, 11:24 AM 22,030 Views 32 Comments

Tonight will be one of Dublin Fire Brigade’s busiest nights of the year.

Poll: Do you approve of fireworks?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you approve of fireworks?

Oct 31st 2016, 10:26 AM 25,617 Views 63 Comments

Fireworks are illegal in Ireland, but that won’t stop them being used across the country tonight.

# fireworks - Sunday 23 October, 2016

Are you a dog owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe this Halloween
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Are you a dog owner? Here's some advice on keeping them safe this Halloween

Oct 23rd 2016, 9:30 AM 16,284 Views 24 Comments

With lots of loud noises going off, many people will be keeping a closer eye on their dogs and other pets.

# fireworks - Wednesday 19 October, 2016

52 arrested, fireworks and drugs seized, in giant public crime crackdown in Kilkenny and Carlow
# Operation Thor
# Operation Thor

52 arrested, fireworks and drugs seized, in giant public crime crackdown in Kilkenny and Carlow

Oct 19th 2016, 9:24 PM 24,889 Views 31 Comments

It is the ninth such concentrated day of action nationwide.

# fireworks - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Man in hospital after being hit by large firework rocket at fast food restaurant
# Belfast
# Belfast

Man in hospital after being hit by large firework rocket at fast food restaurant

Oct 15th 2016, 12:25 PM 11,830 Views 12 Comments

The rocket was dropped through the doorway at around 9.15pm

# fireworks - Saturday 3 September, 2016

Mario Balotelli lashes out at 'bad player' Carragher
# Fireworks
From The42
# Fireworks

Mario Balotelli lashes out at 'bad player' Carragher

Sep 3rd 2016, 8:12 PM 14,200 Views 23 Comments

Mario Balotelli has called Jamie Carragher a “wonderful hater” for his comments about the forward’s time at Liverpool.

# fireworks - Monday 4 July, 2016

Central Park explosive device that "severely damaged" man's leg wasn't meant to hurt people - police
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Central Park explosive device that "severely damaged" man's leg wasn't meant to hurt people - police

Jul 4th 2016, 9:29 AM 32,083 Views 11 Comments

A homemade explosive device went off yesterday and left a man seriously injured.

# fireworks - Thursday 31 December, 2015

Fire breaks out at luxury Dubai hotel
# Fire
# Fire

Fire breaks out at luxury Dubai hotel

Dec 31st 2015, 9:09 PM 60,656 Views 97 Comments

Emergency services are at the scene.

# fireworks - Friday 4 December, 2015

Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal
# Fireworks
# Fireworks

Take a break and watch this magical Disney proposal

Dec 4th 2015, 11:00 AM 11,602 Views 13 Comments

Cue tears.

# fireworks - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Poll: Do you feel safe in your local area during Halloween?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Do you feel safe in your local area during Halloween?

Nov 1st 2015, 12:27 PM 24,567 Views 56 Comments

Or is it relatively quiet?

# fireworks - Saturday 31 October, 2015

Fire safety 'ignored' at Romanian nightclub where blaze killed 31 and injured almost 200
# Colectiv
# Colectiv

Fire safety 'ignored' at Romanian nightclub where blaze killed 31 and injured almost 200

Oct 31st 2015, 7:57 PM 33,129 Views 27 Comments

It has been described as “the worst tragedy of its kind” to hit Bucharest.

# fireworks - Friday 23 October, 2015

Poll: Should Irish laws on fireworks be loosened?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Should Irish laws on fireworks be loosened?

Oct 23rd 2015, 9:50 AM 21,046 Views 92 Comments

It’s illegal to light fireworks without a licence. Is this too strict?

# fireworks - Monday 31 August, 2015

Five killed in fireworks factory tragedy
# Spain
# Spain

Five killed in fireworks factory tragedy

Aug 31st 2015, 11:47 PM 14,258 Views 3 Comments

Six people are reported to have been injured.

# fireworks - Thursday 9 July, 2015

NFL star has finger amputated after playing with fireworks
# Ouch!
From The42
# Ouch!

NFL star has finger amputated after playing with fireworks

Jul 9th 2015, 9:16 AM 5,678 Views 2 Comments

ESPN has gained access to Jason Pierre Paul’s medical reports.

# fireworks - Monday 6 July, 2015

Man dies after trying to launch a firework off the top of his head
# Fourth Of July
# Fourth Of July

Man dies after trying to launch a firework off the top of his head

Jul 6th 2015, 9:37 AM 33,559 Views 64 Comments

The man was celebrating the fourth of July.

# fireworks - Monday 5 January, 2015

Watch: You probably don't want to be this close to an exploding fireworks factory
# RUN
# RUN

Watch: You probably don't want to be this close to an exploding fireworks factory

Jan 5th 2015, 11:25 AM 9,392 Views 13 Comments

One person was reportedly injured in the blast

# fireworks - Wednesday 31 December, 2014

Happy New Year! The world has started ringing in 2015
# Celebrate Good Times
# Celebrate Good Times

Happy New Year! The world has started ringing in 2015

Dec 31st 2014, 7:17 PM 16,643 Views 10 Comments

The clock has struck midnight in several countries already.

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