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Rotterdam Bans Fireworks

pigs flying as Rotterdam bans fireworks

Rotterdam First Gemeente to Ban Fireworks on NYE What does it take to get a firework ban in the Netherlands? An estimated 16 million euros worth of damage Several firework-related deaths wreckless attacks on first responders It’s taken all of the above to convince the VVD the party in power …

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Neanderthal man and fireworks

What binds men in the Netherlands together? Regardless of background, culture or class, it’s that time of year when the usually placid Dutch lions, regress into cavemen and gather around devices that flame, hiss, whizz and bang and say fire! Whether aged 14 or 54, there seems to be a …

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