Beach Bonfire Sparks 'Firenados'

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Beach Bonfire Sparks 'Firenados'

Postby toucana on January 1st, 2019, 3:40 pm 



Police and emergency services had to clear revellers from the beach front at Scheveningen in Holland after a large bonfire went out of control in high winds last night, and spectacular 'Firenados' began sweeping across the sands creating a number of secondary fires in downwind areas.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/world-europe-46727838/new-year-s-eve-beach-bonfire-sparks-firenados-in-the-netherlands

The large bonfire made of wooden pallets had been created as part of an annual contest with neighbouring Duindorp.
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Re: Beach Bonfire Sparks 'Firenados'

Postby TheVat on January 1st, 2019, 8:30 pm 

Soon to be a major motion picture!

But they need to work flaming airborne sharks in there, somewhere.

Happy 2019, to Toucana and the usual suspects.
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Re: Beach Bonfire Sparks 'Firenados'

Postby toucana on January 2nd, 2019, 1:28 am 

I believe Scheveningen won, but were excluded on a technicality - (Burning down the town was deemed to be outside the scope and spirit of the competition).

Happy New Year to all !
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