Fireworks lit up the sky above Plymouth as part of the annual British Firework Championships on August 13, 2013 in Plymouth, England.

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The two-day event, which incorporates firework displays designed by industry experts and judged by a panel, sees six previous winning pyrotechnic teams going head-to-head to be crowned the Champion of Champions.

It is estimated that more than four tons of fireworks will be set off over Plymouth Sound from Mountbatten jetty during the event.

Thousands of people are expected to witness the display by the UK's top pyrotechnics companies from viewpoints across the city.

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