Blackcat and Standard Fireworks Blog
Here at Standard Fireworks we have been supplying fireworks to the UK market since 1891 and have a wealth of experience within the UK consumer firework market and partnerships with the UK's key retailers. From our head office in Huddersfield we co-ordinate the sales, marketing, sourcing, distribution of fireworks to the retail and professional trades. From 1998 Standard has been part of the Black Cat international brand.
January 19th, 2015
Time posted: 11:25
Black Cat staff raise money for Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice
Last year we teamed up with Huddersfield based Forget Me Not Children’s Hospice and helped them raise funds by selling a charity firework in our Factory Warehouse during the run up to Bonfire Night. Staff members also raised funds by participating in the 10K Charity Race Event in Leeds. Altogether, we managed to raise a total of ÂŁ5948! Well done to the team!
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December 8th, 2014
Time posted: 15:34
Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2014 Review
The Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2014 was staged across two days, Friday 28th and Saturday 29th November. Teams from Germany, Italy and Spain joined our Official Firework Display Team representing the UK. Friday nightâ€™s spectacular show saw each team produce 10 minutes of stunning firework designs. There was a gap between each teamâ€™s entry and the crowd that stretched all along Beach Road were clearly impressed based on the round of applause each team received after their displays. Our Official Firework Display Team used their James Bond theme, which had already impressed in three other countries in recent years. The soundtrack on Friday night included Diamonds are Forever and Goldfinger by Shirley Bassey and Live and Let Die by Paul McCartney. The colourful bursts of the shells and the fantastically timed one-shots choreographed with the music soundtrack brought rapturous applause from the audience. Read the rest of this entry »
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November 13th, 2014
Time posted: 11:03
Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2014
Our Official Firework Display Team will represent the UK at the Pattaya International Fireworks Festival 2014!
The Pattaya International Fireworks Festival in Thailand will be held on Friday 28th and Saturday 29th November. This year the festival will have a European theme with teams from Germany, Italy and Spain joining our UK team. On Friday 28th November each team will showcase approximately 10 minutes of fireworks choreographed with music. Our Official Firework Display Team will be using their James Bond theme, previously used in Vancouver, Pohang and Seoul. On Saturday 29th November there will be approximately 45 minutes of fireworks choreographed to music which all the teams will have a hand in, spectacular stuff! Read the rest of this entry »
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