Readers like you keep news free for everyone.

More than 5,000 readers have already pitched in to keep free access to The Journal.

For the price of one cup of coffee each week you can help keep paywalls away.

Support us today
Not now
Saturday 4 February 2023 Dublin: 3°C
Shutterstock/R. Gino Santa Maria via Shutterstock
# Your Say
Poll: Should Irish laws on fireworks be loosened?
It’s illegal to light fireworks without a licence. Is this too strict?

WE’RE JUST OVER a week away from Halloween and we can expect this week to hear fireworks crackling above our heads in the next few days.

It is illegal for anyone to light fireworks unless they have been granted a licence, though it still happens all over the country around this time of year. This week Dublin City Council asked members of the public to let them know about illegal bonfires and fireworks.

We want to know: Should Irish laws on fireworks be loosened?

Poll Results:

Yes (6002)
No (4422)
I don't know (327)

Your Voice
Readers Comments