Ready to blast your New Year's Eve into the stratosphere? We put our eyebrows on the like to set off a near-illegal quantity of fireworks.
Just hover over the image to find out which kinds we tried, what we thought when we tried them and where you can get your hands on 'em...
We’re all well aware that shooting fireworks out of windows/drainpipes/your behind isn’t a good idea. If only someone had told these guys…
Every Easter, residents of the Greek island of Chios pile into the small town of Vrontados, where 50,000 rockets are fired at two rival churches 400m
apart. As close to a
war zone as you can
get without joining up.
How many fireworks
do you need for a solid display? If you’re the small Norwegian town of Søgne and feel
like celebrating 200 years of your country’s constitution, the answer is a casual 540,382, smashing Dubai’s previous world record
of just 479,651.
In 2010, Pyroworks International Inc fired off 125,801 fireworks in 30 seconds in Cebu in the Philippines.
Then everyone sort
of stood around for a
bit before wandering home until next year.
Enter the code FHM2015 at the checkout for a £10 discount at jordans
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