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Holy Smoke! Our Pyro Priest returns with furry pal to light TCMF fireworks

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Updated January 18 2024 - 4:24pm, first published 3:45pm
Father Anthony Koppman, left, with his trusty therapy dog Veena, has been planning the Tamworth Country Music Festival's firework display in the months leading up to January 19, 2024. Picture by Gareth Gardner
Father Anthony Koppman, left, with his trusty therapy dog Veena, has been planning the Tamworth Country Music Festival's firework display in the months leading up to January 19, 2024. Picture by Gareth Gardner

Tamworth's own 'pyrotechnic priest' Father Anthony Koppman, aptly nicknamed Holy Smoke, is locked in to light-up the country music festival's opening night with a burst of fireworks.

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Rachel Gray

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