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Bonfire night is exciting, but fireworks and fire can be dangerous, hard to predict and hard to control if something goes wrong.
Stay safe by going to an organised bonfire or firework display:
If you really want to have your own bonfire or use your own fireworks, please make sure you build your bonfire safely and use your fireworks correctly and carefully.
If you see a bonfire being built on public land, please report this to us via Contact Warrington as soon as possible so we can clear it before it’s lit.
If you see a bonfire being built on private land and you’re worried about safety don’t report this to us, report it to Cheshire Fire on 01606 868700 or Cheshire Police on 101.
Make sure you keep to Cheshire Fire’s firework code. Remember it’s so much safer to attend an organised display, but if you do decide to set off your own:
It’s illegal to:
Report anti-social behaviour by calling Cheshire Police on 101