The draw for the competitors to take part in the 2016 British Firework Championships, on 16th & 17th August, has now been made by Plymouth City Council.
The successful companies are:
- Aurora Fireworks
- Shellscape Pyrotechnics
- Phoenix Fireworks
- Gala Fireworks
- Distant Thunder Fireworks
- Smart Pyrotechnics
The reserve company is F1 Pyrotechnics
The firing order will be released at a later date. Many thanks to all the other companies who applied, hope you have better luck next year!
Smart Pyrotechnics Ltd. is a UK based company owned jointly by Steve Martin & Anthony Foti which gives us a unique English/Australian partnership that has worked well for many years. Day to day operations are managed in the UK by Steve, while Anthony takes in the sun down in Australia while he continues to work for the family business Foti International.
Robert Byles established Aurora Fireworks in 1996, based in the village of Wisborough Green in West Sussex. Aurora is a family run business, which has grown continuously over nearly two decades. It is conducting over 100 shows annually in the UK and Europe; over 50 of these are during “Bonfire Season” with up to 20 displays being fired in a single night.