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FIREWORK CHAMPIONS – EVENT 4 – RAGLEY HALL

WHAT: FIREWORK CHAMPIONS 2018 – RAGLEY HALL
WHEN: SATURDAY 1ST SEPTEMBER 2018
WHERE: RAGLEY HALL, ALCESTER, WARWICKSHIRE, B49 5NJ
WHY: NATIONAL FIREWORK COMPETITION

The fourth of the series of the highly popular Firework Champions events taking place in another of the UK’s most beautiful stately homes Ragley Hall, Warwickshire.

Each of the competitions in this series of events pits the abilities of 3 professional teams from across the UK against one another in this winner takes all event. Each team creates a 10-minute display choreographed to music using professional firework CAT4 products which are exclusively for pro use only.

Competing this week are the professional firing teams from:

CAMBRIDGE FIREWORKS
SKYDAZZLE PYROTECHNICS
G-FORCE FIREWORKS

The only first-timers in the group this time are Cambridge Fireworks as both Skydazzle and G-Force Fireworks have competed in Firework Champions events previously.

The celebration display after the competition will be brought to you by MLE Pyrotechnics who are a leading light in the fireworks industry and have remained at the top of their game for approaching 20 years. They have a reputation for use of pyrotechnics from across Europe in their shows bringing that something special to the table.

For a more in-depth review of the teams and the venue, check out our earlier blog post.

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PYROMAGIC FIREWORK COMPETITION

WHAT: PYROMAGIC – POLAND
WHY: INTERNATIONAL FIREWORK COMPETITION
WHERE: SZCZECIN, POLAND
WHEN: AUGUST 10TH AND 11TH AUGUST 2018
COST: FREE

This weekend sees the biggest firework competition in Poland getting under way with some of the best professional firing teams battling it out for supremacy in the skies over the beautiful City of Szczecin.

Competing this year are representatives from the Philippines, Romania, Poland and the UK will be represented by the fabulous team from Pyrotex Fireworx who have, over the last couple of years, won some of the biggest competitions in the World including the Philippine International Pyrotechnic Competition, Knokke Heist, Monaco and Hannover to name just a handful.

FRIDAY NIGHT
22.20 PYROEVENTS – TEMEXON, ROMANIA
23.00 PLATINUM FIREWORKS – PHILIPPINES

SATURDAY NIGHT
22.20 – PYROTEX FIREWORX – BURTON ON TRENT, STAFFORDSHIRE, UK
23.15 – SUREX FIREWORKS – POLAND

There will be a full entertainment programme throughout the day featuring live music, film and water-based sports and entertainment.

Good luck to Pyrotex for Saturday Night.

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SOUTHPORT MUSICAL FIREWORK CHAMPIONSHIPS

WHAT: SOUTHPORT MUSICAL FIREWORK CHAMPIONSHIPS 2018
WHY: NATIONAL FIREWORK COMPETITION
WHERE: VICTORIA PARK, SOUTHPORT, MERSEYSIDE
WHEN: 28TH, 29TH AND 30TH SEPTEMBER 2018
COST: VARIES – TICKETS FROM £7.00 FOR FRIDAY OR SUNDAY EVENT TO SATURDAY WITH A SEAT FOR £25.00

As we face some of the hottest weather the UK has seen in many years, thoughts of Autumn and cool evenings fill the mind as this also herald’s Southport’s fabulous firework championships.

The British Musical Firework Championships is one of the most fiercely competed for in the UK event calendar as it brings together some of the finest exponents of the art of pyrotechnics to battle it out in the sky over this stunning seaside town.

There will be over 10 tonnes of pyrotechnics which will be linked by a staggering 5km of cabling and will take teams of up to 15 technicians to set up the displays.

FRIDAY 28TH SEPTEMBER 2018
8PM FUSE FIREWORKS
8.30PM PHENOMENAL FIREWORKS

SATURDAY 29TH SEPTEMBER 2018
8PM BLITZ FIREWORKS
8.30PM FIREWORK EFFECTS
9PM ILLUSION FIREWORKS

SUNDAY 30TH SEPTEMBER 2018
8PM RAINBOW FIREWORKS
8.30PM DISTANT THUNDER FIREWORKS

Each team will produce a 16-18 minute display, choregraphed to a pre-approved list of music and will be judged by a specialist panel from within the fireworks and entertainment industry.
There will be concessions on site, but you are very welcome to take along your own food and beverages.

Out and about there are numerous really good quality little eateries:

SAMSARA THAI – This is a busy, but efficiently run, establishment serving everything from dishes powerfully spiced with chilli to mild yet fragrant tasty dishes. Make sure you book to be sure of getting a table.

BISTRO 21 – Just off Lord Street, the main road through Southport. With an excellent choice of tasting, A-la-carte or Table D’hote menus the food is freshly prepared and choices range from fish to steak and Thai to Moroccan.

BISTRO VERITE – this lovely little French-inspired bistro has a reasonably priced menu with food of a standard which would compete with any top end restaurant.

CHESHIRE LINES INN – cheap eats of the very best quality. Their speciality is a fish platter with HUGE chunky homemade chips that are simply gorgeous.

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