Top tips on staying safe for Bonfire Night

Looking forward to Bonfire Night on 5 November? ITV Central is on hand to provide you with the top tips to stay safe and have fun!

  • Light sparklers one at a time and wear gloves
  • Never give sparklers to children under five
  • Buy fireworks marked BS 7114
  • Keep fireworks in a closed box
  • Always follow the instructions on each firework
  • Light at arm's length using a taper
  • Stand well back
  • NEVER go back to a lit firework
  • Never put fireworks in your pocket
  • Never throw fireworks
  • Keep pets indoors