A Diwali safety campaign has been launched with a bang today in Leicester, as firefighters from Leicestershire Fire and rescue gave a demonstration as to what happens if water is put on hot oil in a pan.
The campaign has been launched to get make more people aware of dangers during Diwali celebrations.
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It will be another day of frequent sunny spells, brisk winds, and isolated showers.
Friday will remain cold in the breeze with a mixture of sunny spells and isolated showers.
Outbreaks of rain, sleet and some hill snow are forecast across the region through Saturday morning.