Firework Blog

Weston Park Staffordshire Wedding Fireworks – George & Libby

Posted on 21/05/2018 @ 5:08pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

George & Libby had the perfect day for their wedding at Weston Park, and the perfect evening for their wedding firework display. Set in 1000 acres Staffordshire parkland sculpted by Capability Brown, it’s hard to imagine a more perfect setting on a day like that. Not a cloud in the sky and just the lightest of breezes. It’s a local job […]

Blists Hill Ironbridge Gorge Museum Wedding Fireworks – Laura & Nick

Posted on 12/05/2018 @ 9:09am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Guess what? One of the Matthews Brothers went and got married!


Nick married Laura in San Diego in March, and they decided to throw a big party back here in the UK at Blists Hill Victorian Town Museum, in Ironbridge Shropshire. Of course fireworks were going to be on the agenda! Despite it’s overall impressive size, it’s actually quite a tricky […]

West Mids Safari Park Wedding Fireworks – Kay & Colin

Posted on 07/04/2018 @ 9:25am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Kay & Colin made an inspired choice with the music for their wedding fireworks at the West Mids Safari Park. What would you choose? JURASSIC PARK of course! Amazing choice, one I was really looking forward to.


Spring Grove House is a wedding venue tucked away right in the middle of the Safari Park. Such a unique place for a wedding!


Shropshire Wedding Firework Display – The Astbury

Posted on 17/03/2018 @ 3:31pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

What a lovely The Astbury is! Set deep in the Shropshire countryside it is the ideal place for a country wedding. Even better when you have wedding fireworks to go along with it!


We only had our starting budget (£1000 inc VAT) to play with on this show, but we were still able to impress. Using our wireless electronic firing system we […]

Iscoyd Park Wedding Fireworks – Keira & Rob

Posted on 01/02/2018 @ 8:55am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Wow! What a venue. Wow! What a couple! Iscoyd Park has to be one of our favourite wedding venues in Shropshire. Firework Displays are only allowed around November the 5th and New Years Eve, so it was extra special to be invited to design this exclusive wedding firework display for Keira & Rob.


Rob chose the music, and what a track […]

Shropshire New Years Eve Professional Firework Display

Posted on 01/01/2018 @ 8:48am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

We can’t share the location or details of this exclusive venue and event set deep in the glorious Shropshire countryside. But we can share the video of this fantastic New Years Firework Display.


The display was designed from scratch, and it one of the biggest displays we have done to date! There are some really nice sequences of Spanish Fireworks made […]

Wheaton Aston & Lapley Fireworks 2017 – Sports and Social Club Fireworks

Posted on 05/11/2017 @ 3:15pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

We were happy to be back at Wheaton Aston & Lapley Recreation Ground for provide their stunning fireworks for 2017. November is our busiest time of year, and this year was no exception. We pulled off 2 of our biggest shows of the year on the same night, and here is one of them.


Putting on a professionally run firework display […]

Phasels Wood Scout Camp Fireworks 2017

Posted on 17/09/2017 @ 3:20pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Phasels Wood is one of our oldest and best firework clients. We have been providing fireworks displays for the Guides, Cubs and Scouts at this annual event for a good few years now. Always fantastic to return and we always get such good feedback…


RAF Leeming Officers Ball Fireworks

Posted on 17/07/2017 @ 3:31pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Getting the chance to work for any military organisation is always a pleasure. And when we were asked to provide the fireworks for the Officers Summer Ball at RAF Leeming, we were very excited! Especially as they had picked a Harry Patter theme for their night. Harry Potter Fireworks! YES!


The theming of the event was fantastic, every detail had been […]

New Years Wedding Fireworks at Middleton Lodge, North Yorkshire

Posted on 06/01/2017 @ 9:26am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Toni & Aaron held their wedding on New Years Eve at Middleton Lodge near Richmond in North Yorkshire. What do you need at a wedding on New Years Eve? FIREWORKS! And we were more than happy to help out with that! Wedding Fireworks and New Years Eve are the perfect combination, they really kick off the New Year Party…



We’ve done fireworks at […]

Quiet Wedding Fireworks at Middleton Lodge, North Yorkshire

Posted on 05/01/2017 @ 2:24pm by The Matthews Brothers4 Comments

Groom Andy had hatched a plan to surprise his new wife Fiona with a special fireworks display. We worked closely with photographer duo Stott & Atkinson to get everyone out side at the right moment, I think you’ll see from Fiona’s face she really did think she was going outside for a late night picture with all her guests…


Suggested Budget – […]

Taplow House Hotel Wedding Fireworks

Posted on 04/01/2017 @ 10:10am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Taplow House Hotel is an amazing place for a wedding, and Pippa & Anthony were very lucky indeed. It had been very very foggy for the 24 hours in the run up to the display but it started lifting about an hour before we were due to fire. There was still some mist in the air but I think that […]

Christmas Party Fireworks Shropshire

Posted on 03/01/2017 @ 2:39pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Christmas came early to Shropshire, well at least for those lucky enough to be invited to Paul & Jayne’s festive Christmas Party! This is the 2nd time we been along to add some extra sparkle (and bang!), Santa joined us again to get everything underway…


Suggested Budget – £2000-2500 inc custom voice over


This is what we love to do! Fireworks and […]

Iscoyd Park Wedding Fireworks Shropshire

Posted on 13/11/2016 @ 12:38pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Iscoyd Park in the heart of Shropshire is the ideal place for wedding fireworks, and we were lucky enough to join Phillippa & Adam this November 5th to put on their wedding firework display. They chose to have a bigger display rather than set it to music, which I think is the correct decision given the size of the grounds at […]

Pimhill Barn Wedding Fireworks Shropshire

Posted on 12/11/2016 @ 8:36pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Justin & Trish made the wise choice of choosing the stunning Pimhill Barn just outside Shrewsbury for their wedding, and what better place for wedding fireworks than the Shropshire countryside! They picked 2 great tracks to set the show to, and as we were so close to Halloween they gave their guests a smashing surprise of Michael Jackson’s Thriller… take a look…

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Walcot Hall Wedding Fireworks Shropshire

Posted on 04/07/2016 @ 8:21am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

So great to be back at Walcot Hall last Saturday for some fantastic wedding fireworks. Mother of the Bride Jacqui had arranged to surprise her daughter with a professional display set to her favourite song, Pink Floyd’s Brick in the Wall !!! An interesting choice indeed. We put together an edit of all 3 tracks from the album to make […]

Tour de Yorkshire – Stage Pyrotechnics

Posted on 28/05/2015 @ 4:47pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

It’s not all firework displays here at Matthews Brothers, we also supply stage pyrotechnics! We were really happy to be approached by the organisers of the Tour de Yorkshire to provide a finale “whoosh” above the stage of the opening ceremony in York. And were more than happy to oblige.


The brief was quite simple, they just wanted a finale hit […]

Wedding Fireworks – The White Hart Inn, Alfreton

Posted on 22/05/2015 @ 4:01pm by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

Musical Wedding Fireworks in Derbyshire

The White Hart Inn near Alfreton was the superb setting for Zoe & Chris’ Wedding Fireworks. Zoe had picked the music, or at least the first track. Chris’ and I decided to surprise her with a 2nd JLS track (she is a big fan!) and judging by her reaction I think we did a fine job […]

Market Drayton Junior School Centenary Celebrations Fireworks

Posted on 11/03/2015 @ 11:51am by The Matthews BrothersNo Comment

We were over the moon when Market Drayton Junior School asked us to help them celebrate 100 years of their school with a big firework display on their playing field. Some great tracks were picked and we got to work on a fabulous design for them.


Everyone seemed to love it, a big cheer at the end. It was a fantastic […]

New Year Wedding Fireworks – Middleton Lodge

Posted on 02/01/2015 @ 3:47pm by The Matthews Brothers3 Comments

I’m not entirely sure if you can have a Wedding on New Years Eve without having Wedding Fireworks to go along with it, and I am so glad Tanya & Huw booked us at the wonderful Middleton Lodge to make sure their guests were not disappointed…



We went all out on this show, it had to feel just like the biggest […]