Rejected petition Ban the sale and use of fireworks other than for formal and professional events.

Fireworks when used informally are both dangerous and a nuisance. They cause distress to Animals and can lead to fires and injury. Their use should be limited to professionally organised events.

Why was this petition rejected?

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