France’s turn at Blackpool fireworks show

France will tonight attempt to wow the crowds and judges in the latest round of Blackpool’s fireworks championships.

Friday, 18th September 2015, 3:00 pm
Crowds on the promenade in Blackpool gather to watch China perfrom in the first of this year's fireworks championships in Blackpool
Crowds on the promenade in Blackpool gather to watch China perfrom in the first of this year's fireworks championships in Blackpool

Following China last week, the French team will take to North Pier to make their bid for the coveted title.

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Thousands of people lined the Prom last week for the curtain-raiser to this year’s event.

It starts at 8.30pm but thrillseekers are advised to get there early.

Crowds on the promenade in Blackpool gather to watch China perfrom in the first of this year's fireworks championships in Blackpool