Don’t you just love this time of year? The smell of a bonfires everywhere, hot chocolate, hot dogs and vibrant firework colours filling our dark skies. Lovely! Whether you’re heading out to an organised bonfire and firework display, or hosting your own, do take a few moments to read through our top tips to stay as safe as houses this year! Dos: Do stand far away from bonfire and fireworks Do supervise the use sparklers at all times Do keep pets indoors at all times during Bonfire Night Do check the bonfire before it is lit for hiding animals such as hedgehogs Do keep a bucket of water ready for emergencies Don’t: Don’t go near a firework once it has been lit Don’t go near a firework once it has been gone off Don’t give sparklers to those under the age of five Don’t keep a bonfire in front of trees Don’t light fireworks after 11pm as it is illegal Have a lovely night and stay safe!