Your pictures: Fireworks

Image source, Philip Connor-Bell
Image caption, Each week we publish a gallery of readers' pictures on a set theme. This week it is "fireworks" and we begin with this photograph taken by Philip Connor-Bell.
Image source, Tim Hadfield
Image caption, Tim Hadfield: "From the Fireworks World Championship competition at Blackpool this year."
Image source, Beccy Lang
Image caption, Beccy Lang: "Toasting marshmallows has become a bit of a bonfire night tradition in our family. As you can see, some of us like them very crispy."
Image source, Pradheep Rudrapathy
Image caption, Pradheep Rudrapathy: "A snap from the Halloween family fun night fireworks display at Bournemouth Little Down Centre."
Image source, Daniel Ramsay
Image caption, Daniel Ramsay: "I had my family each write a different letter while I left the lens open, creating a 30-second photo."
Image source, Matthew Adamson
Image caption, Matthew Adamson: "The shadowy outline of kids playing in the smoky aftermath of the fireworks, lit eerily by a rugby pitch floodlight."
Image source, Susan Kippels
Image caption, Susan Kippels: "I recently moved to Ras Al Khaimah, a northern emirate in the UAE, and was pleasantly surprised earlier this month to have a fireworks show outside my apartment window."
Image source, Rachel Louise Jones
Image caption, Rachel Louise Jones: "Me and my boyfriend stumbled upon this firework festival on Shirarahama beach in Japan during the summer."
Image source, Matthew Binks
Image caption, Matthew Binks: "A long exposure shot of hot sparks on a cold north-east [England] beach."
Image source, Ofira Reuben
Image caption, Ofira Reuben: "The festival of lights: Diwali being celebrated in Bangalore, India."
Image source, Anthony Esslinger
Image caption, Anthony Esslinger: "Our boys said it looks just like a firework, so here goes, a picture of our kitchen candle."
Image source, Vivienne chalmers
Image caption, And finally, a photograph by Vivienne Chalmers of her daughter's first big fireworks display. The next theme is "industrial" and the deadline for your entries is 12 November. If you would like to enter, send your pictures to Further details and terms can be found by following the link below this gallery.

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