Register will keep track of shops selling fireworks

A public register of authorised firework stores has been launched by Derbyshire County Council ahead of this year’s bonfire night celebrations.

Specialist outlets are licensed to sell fireworks all year round in Derbyshire but other fireworks retailers can only sell them from October 15 to November 10.

They include Morrisons,Belper; Eclipse Fireworks, Belper; One Stop Stores, Denby and Smalley Store, Smalley.

A full list of licensed outlets is now available at the county council’s website – www.derbyshire.gov.uk/fireworks - or from Call Derbyshire by ringing 08456 058 058.