Derry Councillor wants northern ban on fireworks

A Derry Councillor is calling for a complete ban on the sale of fireworks in Northern Ireland over the counter.

Shantallow representative Tony Hassan says there's been a high number of complaints about the misuse of fireworks and associated products in the city.

Incidents include fireworks being pushed into letter boxes and thrown into gardens beside oil tanks.

Councillor hassan says the law must be changed:

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