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Winter Water Safety
Winter is especially dangerous because of the temptation to play on ice formed over open water, rivers or canals. It's risky for everyone, but both children and pets are especially at risk, as well as adults who might attempt to rescue them.
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Cost of Living – Stay Fire Safe
As the cost of living increases, we've put together some top tips to help you stay fire safe while you're trying to reduce the cost of heating or lighting your home.
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Sparklers can be fun if used safely, but they can burn at more than 1000 degrees so follow our tips to keep you and your family safe.
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A combination of fireworks exploding in the sky
Fireworks, either in the garden or at organised displays, can be fun when enjoyed safely.
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Bonfire with several people holding marshmallows on sticks over it.
Bonfires, either in the garden or at organised displays can be fun when enjoyed safely.
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