Chinese lantern

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a collapsible paper lantern in bright colors

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The second is that Chinese lanterns have lost their attraction for Egyptians, who have realised the value of the local lanterns and its long history," he told Gulf News.
While the memorial is a fitting tribute to Paige, we would urge anyone attending this event to refrain from using Chinese lanterns.
Actually, the Chinese lantern has a lot of good features that do not exist in the Egyptian one, which is made of sheet iron.
A FIRE started at a Wolverhampton house after a Chinese lantern is understood to have landed in guttering.
Currently the council is exploring the possibility of banning the launch of Chinese lanterns from any council land, such as public parks, within the city," she added.
Steve West, Llandaff, Cardiff I SEE that a Chinese lantern has now caused a major catastrophic fire, which then released thick poisonous acrid, health-damaging smoke over a wide residential area.
Chinese lanterns have been an accident waiting to happen and it is only a matter of time before a house burns down.
A CHIEF fire officer has called for a review into the use of Chinese lanterns after one started a huge blaze which caused PS6m of damage to a recycling centre.
FLYING Chinese lanterns have been linked to a surge in UFO sightings.
MP Guto Bebb has urged people not to release Chinese lanterns over the Bonfire Night period and in the run-up to Christmas.
Summary: Poignant tributes have been paid in memory of missing five-year-old April Jones as Chinese lanterns were released into the sky.
The ghostly shape of Chinese lanterns floating serenely through the twilight has become an increasingly common sight in UK skies.
THE NORTHERN Country Land and Business Association is appealing for event organisers and party-goers to think before using fire-hazard Chinese lanterns.
MORE than 10,000 people gathered to release Chinese lanterns in remembrance of murder victim Sian O'Callaghan yesterday.
LIFEBOAT rescuers have wasted more than pounds 150,000 responding to false alrms caused by a nationwide craze for Chinese lanterns.
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