Winds cut short fireworks display

Saturday’s high winds meant Congleton’s annual fireworks display had to be cut short.
As gusts of 18-20mph swept through the park, organisers from the Rotary Club of Congleton decided not to set off some of the larger fireworks for reasons of safety.
Prior to the main fireworks display, as an additional precaution, the barriers were moved back a further 20m from the standard distance from the firework firing zone.

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