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Chinese New Year 20165 February 2016

In 2016 Chinese New Year falls on Monday 8th February. In Chinese astrology, each year is associated with a Chinese zodiac animal sign and one of the five elements: Gold (Metal), Water, Wood, Fire or Earth. Both the sign and element of your birth year are said to affect your personality. This year it’s the year of the Fire Monkey and if you are born in 2016 your character is predicted to be ambitious and adventurous, but irritable!

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Retro Standard Fireworks27 January 2016

We asked you and you replied in force! Our Social Media fans and followers have been sharing some brilliant photos of old school Standard Fireworks and retro Standard Fireworks posters.

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Happy New Year!7 January 2016

We’d like to say Happy New Year to all of our customers, blog readers and Social Media friends. We are looking forward to providing our customers with quality fireworks yet again this year.

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New Year's Eve Fireworks 201524 November 2015

Celebrate New Year's Eve 2015 with fireworks from Black Cat and Standard Fireworks! We have a fantastic range of Single Ignition Fireworks to buy online and we've also updated our Firework Packs to suit all appetities and budgets!

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Bonfire Night is fast approaching...19 October 2015

That time of year is upon us again! Read on to see what we have in store for you this Bonfire Night!

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The Summer of Firework Festivals (Part 4)17 September 2015

In Part 4 of our Summer of Firework Festivals showcase we return to Europe and visit Belgium for an insight into the Knokke International Firework Festival and we also take a look at the World Championships of the Pyrotechnics world at Pyronale in Germany.

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The Summer of Firework Festivals (Part 3)17 September 2015

Part 3 of our Summer of Firework Festivals blog takes us to Canada where we look at the Honda Celebration of Light in Vancouver and Calgary's Trico Homes International Firework Festival at GlobalFest.

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The Summer of Firework Festivals (Part 2)15 September 2015

Part 2 of our Summer of Firework Festivals summary takes us to France for an insight into the Cannes International Firework Festival and the Monte-Carlo International Firework Festival.

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The Summer of Firework Festivals 2015 (Part 1)15 September 2015

Part 1 of our insight into the summer's international firework festivals and competitions features the Costa Brava Firework Competition based in Spain and the Sumidagawa Firework Festival based in Japan.

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Welcome to our new Fireworks Blog13 August 2015

Our brand new Fireworks Blog will keep you up to date with all the latest news from Black Cat Fireworks HQ and we'll also be delving into the fascinating world of International Fireworks Festivals and Competitions. Keep an eye out on our Fireworks Blog and Social Media sites to enter competitions and be in with a chance of winning some fantastic fireworks!

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