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Lighting Up For Rihanna & Runrig

As well as lighting up the sky with fireworks, this summer the 21cc Fireworks production team have been busy coordinating, designing and producing special effects and pyrotechnics to light up the stage for a number of concerts, gigs and parties … Continue reading

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Classic FM’s Opera In The Park Success

Set in the stunning surroundings of Temple Newsam Park, Opera in the Park is one of the highlight events of the year for Classic FM. The event was compered by the popular singer, actor, author, television and Classic FM presenter … Continue reading

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Sky Writing For TITP’s 20th Anniversary

The sun shone all weekend for T in the Park’s 20th year, making it all the more special as the likes of Calvin Harris, Rihanna, The Proclaimers, Rita Ora and The Killers took to the stage. The 21cc Fireworks team … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks go global!

In the lead up to T in the Park’s 20th Anniversary celebrations and milestone festival this year, the 21cc Fireworks team have been commissioned to create a special and unique display to conclude the event. In the lead up to … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks New Effects From China 2013

Every year, members of the 21cc Fireworks team make a trip to the firework factories that make our products and equipment out in China. There are 2 main purposes of our trips there. 1. To search out new products and … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks Light Up The Green Revolution!

So, how can a professional firework company, whose function and primary product is to entertain by burning and exploding chemical, possibly be sustainable or environmentally focussed? Under the headship of Company Director, Geoff Crow who is championing the ‘Green Revolution’ … Continue reading

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Lighting Up The Country With Tonnes Of Fireworks!

This years Guy Fawkes celebrations saw the 21cc Fireworks team delivering over 30 shows around the country from small community events to large scale city centre shows with over 40,000 people… and everything in between. With months in the planning, … Continue reading

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We WON! VOWS Industry Award 2012

On Monday 29th October 2012, Scotland’s top 100 shortlisted wedding suppliers came together to celebrate the VOWS Awards 2012 – Scotland’s wedding Oscars. On the night, 21cc Fireworks scooped the overall Industry Award. The awards took place alongside more than … Continue reading

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Fireworks Industry Expert For The BBC

Firework displays were being fired all around the country on the 5th November this year to celebrate Guy Fawkes. One private display at Oxgangs in Edinburgh seemed to get most of the attention after an incident occurred on site, which … Continue reading

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£500 Free Wedding Fireworks For Our Brides & Grooms

As we enter the Autumn of 2012, the 21cc Fireworks wedding team have put together an explosive deal for all brides and grooms who book their show before the end of December 2012 and get £500 of wedding day fireworks … Continue reading

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A Spectacular Summer Season & Update

Over the last few months, the 21cc Fireworks team has been busy planning, preparing and delivering some spectacular set pieces for a range of high profile, historic and exciting events around the country. Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Beacons 21cc Fireworks were … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks Diamond Jubilee Beacons A Great Success

Tonight, 4th June 2012, was a big night for 21cc Fireworks and the team. This was the moment when the country lit up their beacons between 22:00hrs at the North of the UK to 22:30hrs in the South, culminating with … Continue reading

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Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Gas Beacon

In 2012, Her Majesty The Queen will become only the second monarch in British history to celebrate 60 years of rule on the throne. This is a moment a national celebration of the Queen’s achievements and her dedication to this … Continue reading

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‘Going For Gold’ with 21cc Fireworks

2011 saw 21cc Fireworks awarded gold at the VOWS Awards for ‘Specialist Wedding Supplier’. VOWS stands for Voted Outstanding Wedding Supplier of the year and is a celebration of businesses in the Scottish wedding industry which have been nominated for … Continue reading

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The Castle Shook As 21cc Fireworks Launched 2012

Proclaimed to be the second biggest new year show in Scotland and with the Guinness Book of Records adjudicators present, the event at Stirling Castle this year was poised to be one of the largest and most exciting. The entertainment line … Continue reading

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BBC Children In Need Fireworks Spectacular

This Friday sees the annual BBC’s Children In Need ‘Appeal show’ live on TV. It is a whole evening of entertainment on BBC One with celebrities singing, dancing, and doing all sorts of crazy things to help raise money. As … Continue reading

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Winner at the VOWS Awards 2011

The 21cc Fireworks team found out on the 30th September that they have been short listed this year for a prestigious ‘VOWS’ Award for their services to the wedding industry. This is the second year in a row that 21cc … Continue reading

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38 Staff, 26 vehicles, 24 events and 1 weekend!

Guy Fawkes 2011 was another fantastic success… with  26 vehciles and over 28 tonnes of product and equipment leaving our Edinburgh premises, this years guy fawkes was set to be a major event for 21cc Fireworks. The team were firing … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks Display ‘Dazzles’ The Tall Ships

Spectacular colours lit up the skies around the James Watt Dock late last night as one of Scotland’s biggest firework displays marked the final night of the Tall Ships Race around the world. The display was set up on a … Continue reading

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‘Best Event Services Supplier 2011′ Nomination

The Scottish Event Awards finalists for 2011 were announced earlier today. The judges were reportedly impressed by the quantity and quality of the entries this year which is testament to the standard of events that have been produced over the last 12 months. 21cc … Continue reading

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SWD Wedding Services: ‘Expert of the Week’

21cc Fireworks have been invited by the Scottish Wedding Directory to be the ‘Expert of the Week’ on their online wedding forum. This is a forum where brides and grooms are able to explore ideas and ask questions from experienced … Continue reading

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An Explosive Wedding Cake Entertains Guests!

We have been asked to do a wide range of fun things over the years, but in April of this year, the team at 21cc Fireworks were asked for something quite special. We were asked by one of our brides … Continue reading

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Tall Ships Fireworks Finale Will Be Spectacular

21cc Fireworks have been appointed by the organisers of the Tall Ships Races to provide a spectacular fireworks finale to conclude the 4 day visit from the ships when they dock in Greenock in Scotland on Saturday 9th July 2011. … Continue reading

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The Perfect End To The Perfect Wedding Day…

Last Saturday, two award winning Edinburgh based companies, 21cc Fireworks and Blue Sky Photography were asked by Laura and Garry to travel all the way to the award winning wedding venue Loch Torridon to manage their wedding fireworks and photography … Continue reading

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We Come Highly Recommended!

Over the weekend, 21cc Fireworks were working in conjunction Edinburgh AV firm Metro Eccose to lay on a fantastic family orientated outdoor cinema event in the middle of Edinburgh. The event was arranged by the Southside Community Council to bring families together and … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks ‘Save Our Cinema’ Spectacle

Tonight, Saturday 2nd April 2011, Southside Community Council will hold a ’Film ‘n’ Fireworks’ evening in St. Patrick Square from 7.15pm-10.15pm.  This is a free outdoor event to encourage the support from the community against the demolition of the former Odeon Cinema and we are … Continue reading

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Spectacular Start For The ‘Year Of The Light’

Yesterday 21cc Fireworks presented a special pyromusical display on Inchcape Green, Arbroath to commemorate the 200th anniversary of the Bell Rock Lighthouse. A rainbow of colours lit up the sky as thousands of people from around the world turned out … Continue reading

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A VIP Wedding & A Right Royal Party!

21cc Fireworks were out setting up a rather special display at the Home of Golf, St Andrews on the 31st December to celebrate the wedding of a young celebrity couple. The show was designed over a period of months as … Continue reading

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21cc Fireworks Rock Stirling Castle

As the count down to new year commenced, 21cc Fireworks were poised ready to launch an enormous choreographed aerial assault over the historical castle in Stirling for the entire valley to see. With some shells the same size used in … Continue reading

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Celebrating in style at Dundas Castle’s 1000th wedding

We were delighted to be asked to design a special fireworks display to mark Dundas Castle’s 1000th wedding.  The magnificent venue in Edinburgh, Scotland offered one of our displays as a gift to the bride and groom who were beyond … Continue reading

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VOW to wow as 21cc Fireworks is a VOWS Awards nominee

We were delighted to be nominated for a VOWS Award (Voted Outstanding Wedding Supplier) for 2010.  This is a great accolade and pays homage to the hard work and passion that the team at 21cc Fireworks have put in over … Continue reading

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3ft of snow and still going!

This week we have seen the heaviest snow fall in Edinburgh in 4 decades…. With just over 3 feet of snow landing at the 21cc Fireworks Sawmill site, we have had all hands to the pump digging and clearing snow … Continue reading

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Award Winning 21cc Fireworks!

Today 21cc Fireworks were approached by Media Today Online to confirm that we are to be presented with the online award for ’Firework Display Specialist of the Year 2010′. 21cc Fireworks were selected as an organisation that has demonstrated a proven … Continue reading

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A Show Fit For A King

This weekend 21cc Fireworks presented a spectacular fireworks display to a group of VIPs including the King of Spain. The show took months in the planning and was fired from 7 different firing sites around the estate of one of … Continue reading

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Heavy snowfall in June, blamed on 21cc Fireworks

On the hottest day of the year so far the 5-Star Dundas Castle based in Edinburgh held a very successful client party for 180 of their top clients.  The theme was the ‘four seasons’ and we were called in to … Continue reading

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