If sparklers are the most dangerous type of pyrotechnics you’ve ever dabbled with, it’s time to up your game with a homemade flamethrower that brings even more spectacle to your next backyard BBQ with rainbow-coloured flames. See more >>
A lollipop man from Luton has been suspended for doing his job a bit too well, after he was reported for stopping a fire engine that was on a 999 call, so that his kids could cross the road in front of it.
If you’ve never wrapped foil around a match to turn it into a mini rocket you’re missing out on a really great experience. The one thing most of us didn’t have as kids was access to a high-speed video camera.